Trademark Basics

June 2018

Trademarks and servicemarks[1] are important, but often overlooked, assets of any business, large or small.  Trademarks constitute your brand. They indicate the source of origin of your product or service.  Your existing and potential customers and clients think of “you” when they see “it.”  Trademarks help win the battle for marketplace identification. Although trademarks are… Read more >

FMJ’s Transportation & Logistics Group Exceeds $1 Billion in Aviation Transactions in Twelve Months

June 2018

Fafinski Mark & Johnson announced today that the Transportations and Logistics Practice Group has exceeded $1 billion in transactions from June 2017 through the end of May 2018. These transactions have included domestic and cross-border aircraft financing and leasing, commercial aircraft trading, corporate jet purchases and sales, and mergers, acquisitions, and financing for aviation-related companies…. Read more >

FMJ Welcomes New Corporate Associate Robert R. Fafinski III

May 2018

We are pleased to announce that attorney Robert Fafinski III has joined the firm as an associate in its General Corporate & Business and Mergers & Acquisitions practice groups. Before joining FMJ, Fafinski was an associate attorney at a large law firm in downtown Minneapolis. He earned his J.D. from the University of St. Thomas… Read more >