Alt Trademarks: Episode 7 - Amanda Conley and Shabnam Malek

Alt Legal presents the newest episode of Alt Trademarks, a biweekly podcast hosted by Hannah Samendinger. Alt Trademarks discusses the latest news in trademark law, features interviews with prominent trademark professionals, and contemplates the issues trademark professionals face. 

In this broadcast, Hannah talks with Amanda Conley and Shabnam Malek of Brand & Branch in California. Amanda and Shabnam discuss their intellectual property practice that specializes on cannabis companies. They talk about opening a practice and some obstacles facing cannabis businesses seeking IP protection. They also discuss the impact that changes in cannabis law may have on the related IP. You can listen to this episode below or on iTunes or Google Play.

If you would like to contact Amanda and Shabnam, they can be reached online at, on LinkedIn at and or by email at