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Kilpatrick Townsend Helps Garfield Make a Deal

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Lisa Pearson and Gwen Peterson recently represented Jim Davis (the creator of the iconic Garfield cartoon) and his company Paws, Inc. on the intellectual property aspects of a high-profile deal with Viacom. Viacom announced that Garfield will be joining its Nickelodeon lineup as the result of its acquisition of Paws, Inc. Jim Davis will continue to create the syndicated comic strip.

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Lisa Pearson

Partner

New York, NY

lpearson@kilpatricktownsend.com

R. Gwen Peterson

Partner

Walnut Creek, CA

rpeterson@kilpatricktownsend.com