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.
September 12, 2016 read the article
Litigation partner Lew Clayton authored an article in the September 12 issue of The National Law Journal. The article, titled "The Future of Enhanced Damages After 'Halo'?" discusses the Supreme Court's June 13 decision in Halo Electronics v. Pulse Electronics, which overruled the en banc Federal Circuit, emphasizing that the U.S. Patent Act gives trial judges broad discretion to assess enhanced damages in "egregious cases."