Stephen Gould has worked as a saucier, bartender, brewer, corporate executive with extensive international trade and supply chain management experience, U.S. Marine and as a university professor. He is now the distiller at Golden Moon Distillery in Golden Colorado. He co-owns Golden Moon with his wife, Karen Knight.
Paul Reidl has been practicing law for nearly 35 years. He represents clients from dozens of countries in trademark, copyright, alcohol beverage and general business law matters in both the United States and overseas. He is a frequent litigator before federal courts and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. In 2006, Paul was the President of the global association of trademark owners and practitioners—The International Trademark Association. He was a faculty member of the Practicing Law Institute from 1999 to 2010 and is a frequent speaker, writer and blogger.
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