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01 November 2017
3 Key Takeaways: Doing Business in Mexico – NAFTA Renegotiations Legal Alerts
09 October 2017
Franchising: An Updated Look at the Basics
Source: Lexis Practice Advisor®
Articles
02 May 2017
3 Top Takeaways: Brands and Their Corporate and Social Responsibility Legal Alerts
14 November 2016
Top Takeaways: 2016 American Bar Association Forum on Franchising Legal Alerts
02 November 2016
Mine is Better Than Yours! – The Risks and Rewards in Conducting Comparative Advertising
Source: 39th Annual Forum on Franchsing
Articles
21 October 2016
Key Takeaways from the Advanced Trademark Law Seminar Legal Alerts
10 October 2016
Top Takeaways from the 2016 Advanced Trademark Law Seminar Other Publications
26 September 2016
Putting the Diligence in Intellectual Property Due Diligence: Cautionary Tales of Those Who Didn’t
Source: Bright Ideas Newsletter
Articles
02 June 2016
Chorley Enterprises, Inc. v. Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.: Arbitration Provisions in Maryland Franchise Agreements Legal Alerts
01 June 2016
Brand Licensing Strategies to Maintain Value and Goodwill
Source: Inside Journal
Articles
15 September 2015
Licensing Your Brand in China: Guidelines for Brand Owners
Source: The Licensing Journal
Articles
08 September 2015
Court Watch: Potential Claims Under an FDD
Source: Franchising Business & Law Alert
Articles
28 August 2015
NLRB Issues Joint Employer Decision Potentially Affecting Franchisors Legal Alerts
01 August 2015
Should U.S. Franchisors Be Worried about Implied Liability after The Dunkin’ Donuts Decision in Québec?
Source: The Licensing Journal, Vol. 35, No. 7
Articles
29 June 2015
Licensing Your Brand in China: Guidelines for Brand Owners
Source: Cardozo Law Alumni Quarterly Newsletter, Summer 2015: Trademark Law Edition
Articles
19 November 2014
Strategic Planning and Vigilance Can Achieve Your Brand Licensing Objectives
Source: Navigating Fashion Law: Leading Lawyers on Exploring the Trends, Cases, and Strategies of Fashion Law (Inside the Minds)
Other Publications
10 November 2014
Before You Use Others' Intellectual Property Without Permission, Consider This...
Source: Franchise Law Journal
Articles
05 August 2014
NLRB General Counsel Allows Complaints Against Franchisees to Proceed Against Franchisor Under Joint-Employer Theory Legal Alerts
01 July 2013
Brand Licensing in the U.S. – Advice for Chinese Brands
Source: World Trademark Review
Articles
14 May 2013
Should the Pattern Be the “Brand”?: A Potential Revenue-Generating Bonanza
Source: Stout Risius Ross Journal
Articles
01 March 2013
Expert Q&A On Trademark Bullying
Source: Practical Law Company
Articles
01 December 2012
Chinese Brand Owners Seeking to Expand in the United States
Source: Law & Life
Articles
30 September 2012
Crowdsourcing: Understanding the Risks
Source: NYSBA Inside Newsletter
Articles
27 August 2012
SEC Conflict Minerals Rule Appears to Exclude Branded Licensed Products and Some Private Label Goods from Disclosure Requirements but Questions Remain Legal Alerts
03 October 2011
Is An Express Contract Always Better?
Source: Law 360
Articles
30 March 2011
Internet Content Providers Beware: You Could End Up in New York Legal Alerts
01 March 2011
Current Developments and Best Practices in Trademark Licensing (Part II)
Source: The Licensing Journal
Articles
01 February 2011
Current Developments and Best Practices in Trademark Licensing (Part I)
Source: The Licensing Journal
Articles
01 January 2011
Advertising and the Environment: The New FTC Green Guides
Source: New York State Bar Association IP Section Bright Ideas
Articles
03 December 2010
Supreme Court Grants Certiorari in i4i L.P. v. Microsoft Corp. on the Standard of Evidence for Challenges to Patent Validity Legal Alerts
01 October 2010
Licensing Your Brand in China: Guidelines for Brand Owners
Source: Intellectual Property Litigation
Articles
01 October 2010
Licensing Your Brand in China: Guidelines for Brand Owners
Source: Intellectual Property Litigation
Articles
17 April 2010
$240 Million Patent Damages Award Affirmed; Microsoft’s Request for Rehearing Denied: Does the Federal Circuit’s Decision in i4i L.P. v. Microsoft Corp. Signal a Change in Acceptable Patent Infringement Damages Methodologies? Legal Alerts
01 January 2010
Protecting Your Data: What Are Your Options? (Author)
Source: Intellectual Property Today
Articles
17 July 2009
IP Innovations Class: Is Your News 'Hot': The Hot News Exception, Copyright Law, and Protecting Content in the Digital Age Podcasts
01 October 2008
Why a Reasonable Right of Publicity Should Survive Death: A Rebuttal (Author)
Source: NYSBA Bright Ideas
Articles
12 May 2008
How to Avoid the Franchise Surprise (Author)
Source: The National Law Journal
Articles
01 January 2008
Trademark Licensing from a Client's Perspective (Author)
Source: Intellectual Property Today
Articles
30 June 2007
Is eBay Liable for Actions of Counterfeit Tiffany Products? (Author)
Source: The Licensing Journal
Articles
08 May 2006
Courts Increasingly Find 'No Trademark Use' Defense Permits Fining of No Infringement Regardless of Confusion (Author)
Source: The National Law Journal
Articles
01 May 2005
Dispelling the First to File Rule Myth-Part II (Author)
Source: Metropolitan Corporate Counsel
Articles
01 May 2005
Employers Beware: Will You Own Your Employee's Inventions?
Source: Hastings Business Law Journal
Articles
01 February 2005
Dispelling the First to File Rule Myth-Part I (Author)
Source: Metropolitan Corporate Counsel
Articles
01 July 2004
Want to Avoid Patent Litigation? Become a Government Contractor (Speaker)
Source: National Contract Management
Articles
27 October 2003
Cases Applying TraFfix Focus on Functionality (Author)
Source: The National Law Journal
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Experience Highlights

Global trademark licensing and portfolio management and enforcement for JA Apparel Corp. (dba Joseph Abboud)
The firm serves as global trademark and licensing counsel to JA Apparel Corp., a $400 million worldwide lifestyle apparel, home furnishings and more
Arbitration of international trademark licensing dispute before the American Arbitration Association on behalf of JA Apparel Corp. (dba Joseph Abboud)
Served as co-lead counsel in an international arbitration proceeding for plaintiff licensor JA Apparel Corp. against a Chinese licensee. After more
License negotiations and intellectual property counseling for Patty Madden Inc.
Represents Patty Madden Inc., a well-known wall covering designer, in drafting and conducting license negotiations in connection with branding of the more
Intellectual property litigation for JA Apparel Corp
After filing demand for arbitration, and conducting mediation, obtained favorable settlement for JA Apparel Corp., a leading men’s more