MINNEAPOLIS – March 20, 2017 – Winthrop & Weinstine is proud to announce that three attorneys have been honored with JD Supra’s Readers’ Choice Awards, recognizing top authors and firms who were read by C-suite executives, in-house counsel, media, and other professionals across the JD Supra platform during 2016. Stephen Baird, Martha Engel and Wes Anderson ranked among the top 10 most-read authors out of all 853 writing on the topic of Trademarks on the platform. The three authors all write for the firm’s DuetsBlog (www.duetsblog.com), dedicated to bridging the gap between creativity and the law. In addition, Winthrop & Weinstine as a firm was named the Top Firm for authorship on Trademarks.

As the name of suggests, the Readers’ Choice Awards reflect a deep dive into the JD Supra 2016 reader data, in which editors studied total visibility among reader segments within specific industries and among readers across many industries interested in certain defining topics of the day.   JD Supra editors chose the 25 main industries and topics covered in this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards for their timeliness as well as their proven, ongoing importance. In each category, they recognize ten authors and one firm for consistently highest readership and engagement within that category for all of 2016.   For more information or to view all the award recipients, please visit http://www.jdsupra.com/readerschoice/2017/.