Represented appellant Levi Strauss & Co. in successful appeal from the trial court's judgment rejecting its trademark dilution claim. The Ninth Circuit agreed with Levi Strauss that the former "identical or nearly identical" standard for similarity in a dilution by blurring claim did not survive the Trademark Dilution Revision Act of 2006 (TDRA).

Levi Strauss & Co. v. Abercrombie & Fitch Trading Co., 633 F.3d 1158 (9th Cir. 2011).

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Acquisition of landmark building project
Represented a major German asset management company on the acquisition of a new landmark office building project in Central Stockholm. Due to the more
Investigation by DOJ of whistleblower claims
In less than four months, convinced the Civil Division of the Department of Justice that a whistleblower’s claims against a company did not merit the more
Murray v. National Broadcasting Co.
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