Patent Law Turns Sexy, But Firms’ Expertise May Not Match Claims

The resume looked great. So did the press release: A Washington law firm was trumpeting the addition of a “prominent trial lawyer″ who would be “practicing intellectual-property law.″ But Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner didn’t bother to mention that its new partner hasn’t exactly had much experience with intellectual property. In fact, the firm acknowledges that his record in...

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Skilled Copyright Litigator Joins Latham in New York

NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Latham & Watkins LLP1 is pleased to announce that Allison Stillman has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner in the Litigation & Trial Department and the Connectivity, Privacy & Information (CPI) Practice. An accomplished litigator, Stillman advises prominent technology companies on cutting-edge issues that are shaping the legal regimes governing digital...

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Press release related to the reforms to the Mexican Copyright Act and the Federal Criminal Code

As a result of recent reforms to the Mexican Copyright Act and the Federal Criminal Code regarding copyright offences, enacted on 1 July 2020, the National Human Rights Commission (“CNDH” by its Spanish acronym) issued a press release. In this press release, the CNDH states that it is currently analyzing whether the aforementioned reforms contravene the human rights recognized in...

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Copyright

The firm’s Copyright Practice has broad experience in copyright and content protection technology; copyright litigation; and software, music, and sound recording litigation and licensing. Recognized in numerous rankings, including the 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings published annually by U.S. News & World Report, the Copyright Practice has been praised as among the best in the country by The Legal 500,...

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