James Weinberger is an accomplished litigator who excels at developing strategies to help clients protect, enforce, and manage their brands and copyrightable content. For clients including global and national brands, James advises on copyright, trademark, and trade dress infringement, as well as unfair competition, false advertising, trademark dilution, right of publicity, First Amendment, and internet-related matters.
Recognized by Chambers and other legal industry publications, James seeks remedies for clients through federal and state court litigation, mediation, arbitration, administrative litigation in the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy proceedings in the World Intellectual Property Organization. He counsels clients on copyright and trademark enforcement strategy, execution, portfolio management, and clearance, and negotiates and drafts trademark and copyright licenses, coexistence and settlement agreements.
With clients including prominent entertainment properties, characters, and celebrities, James also represents both established and startup clients across diverse industries, including apparel, personal care products, beverages, cosmetics, financial and professional services, sports, pharmaceuticals, publishing, and software.