- Brooklyn Law School, J.D.
- University of Miami; M.S., Biomedical Engineering
- State University of New York, Buffalo; B.S., Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
Thirteen Attorneys From Phillips Nizer Selected to the 2023 New York Super Lawyers List09/24/2023
Phillips Nizer LLP is pleased to announce that 13 lawyers have been selected to the 2023 New York Super Lawyers list. No more than five percent of the lawyers in New York are selected by Super Lawyers.
Phillips Nizer’s IP Group Hosted Event On IP Fashion Law Updates Among International Lawyers at Raffles Singapore on May 1706/13/2023
On May 17, Alan Behr, Partner and Chair, Phillips Nizer IP Fashion Group, hosted a discussion on intellectual property law among an esteemed group of international attorneys who gathered for traditional afternoon tea in the Tiffin Room at the legendary Raffles Singapore. The event was held during the 2023 Annual Meeting of the International Trademark Association (INTA). Also in attendance from the firm was Tod M. Melgar, Partner and Chair, Phillips Nizer Patent Practice Group.
Phillips Nizer Trial Team Receives Jury Verdict in Favor of Park Assist/TKH Security10/04/2022
Phillips Nizer LLP announces another victory in favor of its client TKH Security (formerly Park Assist), and against its competitor Indect USA, Corp. The Phillips Nizer team received a favorable jury verdict following trial in the Southern District of California.
Alan Behr Co-edits Luxury Law, The Law Over Borders Comparative Guides 202207/01/2022
Mr. Behr, a partner in the Corporate & Business Law Department and Intellectual Property Practice, and chairman of the Fashion Practice at Phillips Nizer LLP, co-edited The Law Over Borders, a published work of comparative guides providing essential information on law and legal practice across the world comparing the legal frameworks of different jurisdictions.
Phillips Nizer Intellectual Property Legal Alert - Fake News, Fake Invoices (March 2021)03/25/2021
You've heard of fake news, but what about fake invoices? Beware of bogus notices and invoices from imposters.
Recently, there has been a proliferation of companies that pose as the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) which try to fool trademark owners into paying to them amounts needed to maintain or renew their trademarks. These fraudsters mail trademark owners phony notices with names and typefaces so realistic that even sophisticated clients have been fooled.