Innovators in the outdoor and athletic industry are represented by Schwabe.

What our clients say

“The entire Schwabe team are invaluable, creative innovation partners and strategic advisors. They have absolutely allowed us to maximize our IP opportunities and are there every step of the way helping us optimize the overall management of our innovation platforms.”

Columbia Sportswear


  • Successfully defended a prominent sportswear company in a patent infringement matter that resulted in a precedential setting decision from the USPTO.

  • Served as Strategic IP Counsel to a tool and equipment manufacturer identifying valuable new ideas, development and protection of new products, and structuring licensing arrangements and strategic partnerships.
  • Successfully defended a sports optics company in a patent infringement matter involving six patents.

  • Represented an outdoor wear company in drafting and negotiating a multi-year brand partnership with champion NASCAR driver.

On Par with Excellence

Pivoting from handcrafted golf accessories to personal protective equipment, Schwabe’s client Seamus Golf is on par with excellence.

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