Sarah Zimmerman

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Sarah represents clients in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, education, manufacturing and real estate. She has experience with all aspects of litigation, including offensive and defensive discovery, framing legal issues and preparing dispositive motions.

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On October 18, 2016, a federal magistrate judge in Illinois issued a recommendation that the Federal District Court deny a motion seeking to deny a transgender student access to the girl’s locker room.  The School District’s 2013 policy gave transgender students access to whichever restroom facilities most aligned with their gender identity, but did not extend that access to locker rooms.  A transgender student, who identifies as female, filed an administrative complaint alleging Title IX…
On October 18, 2016, a federal magistrate judge in Illinois issued a recommendation that the Federal District Court deny a motion seeking to deny a transgender student access to the girl’s locker room.  The School District’s 2013 policy gave transgender students access to whichever restroom facilities most aligned with their gender identity, but did not extend that access to locker rooms.  A transgender student, who identifies as female, filed an administrative complaint alleging Title IX…
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.  That is exactly what Thor Tech, Inc. did before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) in January. Thor Tech applied to register “Terrain”, for RV’s, particularly, towable trailers.  The Trademark Examiner denied the application due to the likelihood of confusion with the registered trademark, “Terrain”, for trucks.  The TTAB reversed the decision, finding the goods and channels of trade of the two products, sufficiently…