University of St. Thomas, B.S., Manufacturing Systems Engineering, 1998, cum laude
University of St. Thomas, M.B.A., Finance, 2004
William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 2001
Awards & Honors
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal “Forty Under 40” award (2006)
Minnesota Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars (2008 – 2013)
Kyle Peterson represents clients with complex business issues involving patents and trademarks. He has a broad background and rich experience in intellectual property licensing, client counseling and infringement analysis relating to the retention and transfer of intellectual property assets.
Kyle is responsible for the worldwide trademark portfolios of many of Patterson Thuente’s clients. He has extensive experience preparing trademark clearance and availability opinions, preparing and prosecuting domestic and international trademark applications, and conducting trials before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
In addition, Kyle represents clients involved in domestic and foreign trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings, and litigates trademark infringement, unfair competition and trademark dilution cases. He is also experienced in Internet law, including Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) actions and domain name acquisitions. Kyle has also filed and is a named inventor on plant patents PP19,246 and PP23,376
International Trademark Association
American Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association