Louisville, KY (August 23, 2016) – Middleton Reutlinger is pleased to announce that the following five attorneys have been elected to become Directors of the firm: Jennifer Barbour, Amy Berge, Joe Dages, Dan Redding and Scott Stinebruner. Managing Director Hank Alford said of the five new directors “Each has earned these promotions through a balance of intelligence, dedication to the business, excellent client service and flat out hard work. Our partnership was strengthened with the addition of these remarkable lawyers.”
Jennifer M. Barbour is a member of the health care practice group. Her health care litigation practice includes medical malpractice defense and long term care malpractice defense. She represents hospitals, doctors, nursing homes and healthcare organizations in lawsuits involving claims of negligence, abuse and neglect, violation of residents’ rights, breach of contract, and wrongful death. Ms. Barbour also advises healthcare organizations on regulatory matters, including health care privacy, security law and licensure.
Amy B. Berge serves as an advisor and litigator, providing strategic counseling and business advice to both small and large companies regarding intellectual property, technology, advertising, online privacy, and licensing. A significant part of her practice involves the development, management, exploitation, and enforcement of international trademark portfolios. She assists in obtaining and maintaining trademark and copyright registrations, deals with domain and other online disputes, negotiates technology and licensing agreements, and litigates in these areas as needed to protect her clients' rights. She has litigation experience before federal and state courts, as well as the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
Joseph R. Dages helps companies and individuals protect their brands domestically and internationally, as well as assists artists, authors, and entrepreneurs safeguard and leverage the value of their creative works. Joe concentrates his practice in the areas of trademark, copyright, and Internet law. He has experience in prosecution as well as monitoring and enforcement of trademarks, copyrights, and domain names. Joe also handles legal matters involving advertising, software and technology, privacy, and licensing, and helps clients resolve disputes involving their intellectual property assets.
Daniel W. Redding is a member of the litigation and intellectual property litigation practice groups. He represents clients in a broad range of business disputes, with a particular focus on patent infringement litigation. Mr. Redding also has significant experience in administrative proceedings as well as state and federal appellate courts.
Scott A. Stinebruner is a registered patent attorney and member of the intellectual property practice group. He focuses his practice in patent, trademark, and copyright counseling, procurement, licensing and protection, with particular emphasis in Internet/computer software, petroleum engineering software, computer and processor architectures, digital electronics, packaging machinery, e-commerce and business processes.