Cass Cook

Senior Counsel

ccook@youngbasile.com / vCard

3001 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 624
Troy, MI 48084

P: 734-680-8968
F: 734-662-1014

Practice Areas

Industries

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2004
  • Cambridge University, Emmanuel College, Law of the European Union Program, 2002
  • Wayne State University, B.A., Political Science, 2001

Admissions

  • State of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York

Mr. Cook concentrates his practice in domestic and international clearance, prosecution, licensing, portfolio management, brand development, enforcement and litigation of trademarks and copyrights.  Mr. Cook represents local, domestic and international clients in a number of industries including the arts, automotive, media, education, electronics, software, design, manufacturing, sports and recreation, medical products and services, apparel and accessories, luxury brands and hospitality services, financial and insurance services, publishing, technology and entertainment.

Industry Experience

His expertise encompasses drafting and negotiating intellectual property, entertainment and commercial agreements including trademark, copyright and patent licenses, e-commerce and web development agreements, creative design clearance and releases, technology purchase and sale agreements, “click wrap” and end user license agreements, business operating agreements, supply and distribution agreements, as well as employment issues bearing on the creation, development, confidentiality, and commercialization of intellectual property and trade secrets.

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • International Trademark Association
  • American Intellectual Property Association
  • The Kosciuszko Foundation
  • Orchard Lake St. Mary’s Alumni Association