Dealing With Trademarks In The Metaverse - Hermes Wins MetaBirkins Lawsuit
As has been reported, the luxury design house of Hermès has prevailed in its trademark infringement lawsuit against the artist Mason Rothschild over his “MetaBirkins” NFT project, providing much-needed guidance on how to find a balance between trademark protection under the Lanham Act and artistic freedom of expression guaranteed by the First Amendment.
Phillips Nizer Partners With The Business Of Women Entrepreneurs
Phillips Nizer is proud to partner with the Business of Women Entrepreneurs (WE), an organization supporting the advancement of minority business women and entrepreneurs.
Eleven Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized in the 2023 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America©
Best Lawyers® recognized Alan Behr, Jan L. Bernstein, Regina E. Faul, Helene M. Freeman, Michael W. Galligan, Marc A. Landis, Donald P. Perry, Jeffrey Q. Smith, Evan J. Spelfogel, Martin B. Wasser and Elliot J. Wiener.
Karen A. Monroe Appointed Membership Officer of the International Bar Association’s Senior Lawyers' Committee
Karen A. Monroe was appointed Membership Officer of the International Bar Association’s Senior Lawyers' Committee, to serve from January 1, 2023 to December 31, 2024.
Stephanie Lehman Interviewed by New York Magazine’s The Cut, Advising on Marital Relationships: “Marriage Advice From a Celebrity Divorce Lawyer”
The Cut spoke with Lehman about seeing couples through to the end of their marriages and her advice for those who want to make relationships work — including the importance of having uncomfortable conversations about finances before mismatched expectations spiral out into irreconcilable differences.
U.S. News - BestLawyers® Recognized Phillips Nizer LLP as One of the Nation's "Best Law Firms" for 2023
U.S. News - BestLawyers® recognized Phillips Nizer LLP as one of the nation's "Best Law Firms" for 2023. The annual rankings are presented in three tiers. A total of eleven areas of the firm's practice were recognized nationally, and in the New York City and New Jersey areas. The rankings were announced on November, 2022.