A seasoned trial lawyer, David Donahue brings the benefit of this experience when advising clients on protection and enforcement issues relating to copyright, trademark, unfair competition, right of publicity, design patent, and related commercial matters. His commercial litigation experience also informs his approach to negotiating and drafting commercial agreements involving intellectual property matters.
David’s deep litigation experience includes successes in federal and state trial and appellate courts across the country and in matters before the USPTO’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He advises and represents clients that reflect diverse sectors, including hotels and resorts, luxury goods, music, entertainment and celebrities, authors and literary works, fine art, and film. Heineken, Peloton Interactive, Four Seasons Hotels, Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation, Gap, and Betterment are among his clients.