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Don’t Pour Your Profits Down Your Competitor’s Drain
If you owned a brewery you would never sell your beer without first tasting it, so why would you name your brewery or beer without checking to see if someone else is already using a similar name?  The naming of breweries and beer is becoming big business – for trademark litigation
By Nicole J. Harrell and Alcoholic Beverage Team

Restaurant Client Alert - Summer 2014
Beware of using your restaurant name in multiple locations without federal or state service mark protection or a written agreement with all subsequent users of the restaurant name.
By Stephen E. Story, Robert E. Smartschan, Nicole J. Harrell and Franchising

Tila-Respa, One of the Most Expensive Changes in Decades
E. Andrew Keeney presented TILA-RESPA, One of the Most Expensive Changes in Decades at the NAFCU 47th Annual Conference on July 23, 2014. Click on the pdf icon above to access the presentation.
By E. Andrew Keeney and Lender Representation


Press Releases

29 Kaufman & Canoles Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers 2014 and 8 Named as Rising Stars 2014
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that the following attorneys were selected for inclusion in Virginia Super Lawyers 2014.
About Debra C. Albiston, Allison W. Anders, Stanley G. Barr Jr., Anthony W. Basch, Dale Truitt Berrett, John M. Bredehoft, Kristan B. Burch, Paul K. Campsen, R. Johan Conrod Jr., George L. Consolvo, Ann K. Crenshaw, Marc E. Darnell, Jason R. Davis, Robert E. Farmer III, Nicole J. Harrell, Elizabeth G. Hester, R. Braxton Hill III, Barry W. Hunter, Kirkland M. Kelley, Scott W. Kezman, Jeffrey L. Marks, Vincent J. Mastracco Jr., T. Braxton McKee, Terence Murphy, Christy L. Murphy, Stephen E. Noona, Alfred M. Randolph Jr., Jonathan B. Reed, Mary Elizabeth Sherwin, Hunter W. Sims Jr., Jeffrey M. Stedfast, Stephen E. Story, Timothy O. Trant II, William R. Van Buren III, Mark E. Warmbier, Lewis W. Webb III and Burt H. Whitt

W. Hunter Old Selected to Council of Virginia State Bar
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that W. Hunter Old, a partner in the firm’s Williamsburg office, has been selected to the Council of the Virginia State Bar.
About W. Hunter Old

Kaufman & Canoles Named to 2014 Chambers USA
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that the firm and many of its attorneys have been named to the 2014 edition of Chambers USA.
About John M. Bredehoft, Vincent J. Mastracco Jr., Stephen E. Noona, Hunter W. Sims Jr. and Burt H. Whitt


Transactions

Kaufman & Canoles Represents Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust in Initial Public Offering
Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., is pleased to announce that Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (WHLR), successfully completed the initial public offering of its common shares on the Nasdaq Capital Market.
About Charles E. Land and Jonathan B. Reed

Kaufman & Canoles Represents Bank of America in Financing of New Retail at Williamsburg Pottery
Kaufman & Canoles recently served as bank counsel in connection with a $10,000,000 loan by Bank of America, N.A. to finance the development of three new retail buildings for the Williamsburg Pottery in Williamsburg, Virginia.
About Otto W. Konrad

Kaufman & Canoles Represents Taylor Farms in Conditional Use Permit Application
Kaufman & Canoles recently represented Taylor Farms Land Company, LLC in its application for a conditional use permit before the Virginia Beach City Council to allow a large scale sand borrow pit on a portion of its property.
About Ann K. Crenshaw