We have a successful track record of assisting companies that have been accused of patent infringement and helping inventors and businesses enforce and monetize their patents. Our experience spans many technical fields, including aerospace, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, telecommunications, computers, consumer electronics, e-commerce, speech recognition, and many others.
Complex Business Litigation
We have extensive experience helping companies quickly and efficiently resolve complex business disputes, whether that involves litigation in court, arbitration, or mediation. Our experience on both sides of the aisle includes corporate, shareholder, partnership or limited liability company disputes, defamation claims, and other matters such as partnership or joint venture disputes, licensing disputes, violations of the federal CAN-Spam Act or similar state law claims, and commercial contracts and UCC-related disputes.
Inter Partes Review
We have substantial lead-counsel IPR experience on behalf of both Patent Owners and Petitioners who are challenging patents. We can help you carefully weigh the pros and cons of filing an IPR petition. We are equipped to handle every aspect of the IPR proceeding for both Patent Owners and Petitioners.
Antitrust and Unfair Competition
We litigate cases involving all types of intellectual property claims, including those asserted in combination with related claims of antitrust, contract disputes, defamation, unfair business practices, as well as actions including copyright infringement, trademark / trade dress claims, trade secret misappropriation, rights of publicity and privacy, false advertisement and unfair competition, and Internet domain name disputes and cybersquatting.
We are committed to ensuring our clients meet the challenges posed by the rapidly changing and ever-expanding federal and state laws and regulations regarding their employees and the workplace. While we aggressively represent our clients’ interests in arbitration and litigation, we also work with our clients to implement business strategies to avoid or minimize the risk of litigation where possible—allowing our clients to focus on running and building their successful businesses.
Entertainment & Media Law
We approach entertainment law and related matters with an emphasis on the business and creative side of the industry, which allows us to offer our clients practical experience in the acquisition of content and material, entertainment employment agreements, non-compete agreements, production legal services, management agreements and the like, as well as litigation of entertainment matters.