Trademark and copyright counseling; managing U.S. trademark portfolios for major companies in electronics, toys, video games, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, apparel, beverages, and other fields; trademark clearance and searching; prosecuting U.S. trademark applications; litigation of trademark appeals, opposition and cancellation proceedings; due diligence; infringement claims involving trademarks, copyrights, trade dress and celebrity names and images; negotiating and drafting license agreements and security agreements; recordation of trademarks and copyrights with U.S. Customs.
Cornell University (B.A., History, with distinction, 1974); Harvard Law School (J.D., 1977).
Writer: Frequent writing on trademark issues.
Who’s Who Legal: Trademarks, 2017, 2016;
Legal 500, 2015 — recognized as one of the "Leading Lawyers" for non-contentious U.S. trademark work;
World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000, 2015 — The World's Leading Trademark Professionals;
New York Metro Super Lawyers, 2015 — 2008;
Euromoney's Best of the Best USA guide, 2009 — named as one of "America's top 25 pre-eminent trademark practitioners”
New York State
United States Courts of Appeals for the Second and Federal Circuits
United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York