Copyright & Trademark Litigation
As digital technology and the online environment transform the distribution and use of intellectual property, our Copyright & Trademark group is on the front lines in protecting and enforcing our clients’ most important creative assets. Our trial-tested team represents a wide range of clients, from entrepreneurs to major corporations, from playwrights to media giants, and from individual songwriters to the country’s largest performing rights organizations.
May 10, 2017 read the article
Litigation partners Lewis Clayton’s and Eric Stone’s latest intellectual property litigation column, “Recent Cases Address Scope of Copyright Protection for Pre-1972 Recordings,” appeared in the May 10 issue of the New York Law Journal. The authors discuss a series of recent lawsuits in New York, Florida and California that have brought increased focus on the existence and scope of state-law copyright protection for pre-1972 sound recordings. Litigation associate Michael Milea assisted in the preparation of this article.