Fashion Blog - Retailing with Foam and A Good Swing | Alan Behr (author)05/16/2019 | The Fashion Industry Law Blog
Fashion Blog - Supreme Court Rules: Copyright Registration Required to File Suit | Candace Arrington (author)03/26/2019 | The Fashion Industry Law Blog
Helene Freeman named as Law360's Legal Lion - March 13, 202003/13/2020
The full Ninth Circuit sided with Led Zeppelin on Monday and rejected a high-profile copyright lawsuit accusing the band of stealing the intro to "Stairway to Heaven" from a little-known song, landing the group’s attorneys at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and Phillips Nizer LLP on this week’s legal lions list. Led Zeppelin and its affiliated music companies are represented by Peter J. Anderson of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and Helene Freeman of Phillips Nizer LLP.
Partner Edward Schauder comments on the implications of sports suspensions and cancellations in The Guardian.
Finances will be shattered by sports suspensions. But it won't be the stars who suffer. (March 12, 2020)
Special Event - Our Fashion Practice held its annual Fashion Law Interest Group Meeting in Boston on May 21, 2019. Pictured (facing): Alan Behr, Chairman. Also in attendance: Monica McCabe, Chair, Intellectual Property Law Practice and Candace Arrington, Intellectual Property Specialist.05/30/2019
The Fashion Law Interest Group meeting coincides with the International Trademark Association (INTA) annual conference. It is not, however, associated with or sponsored by INTA. The Group's attendees include outside counsel representing fashion designers, luxury apparel and accessories companies and retailers, in-house counsel and retail executives.
[Photo Credit: Copyright 2019. Candace R. Arrington]
Diversity Event and Sponsorship | Phillips Nizer is proud to sponsor "Smooth Moves: Career Strategies for Attorneys of Color" -- the most important diversity and inclusion event of the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) on May 23, 2019. | Details05/23/2019
This year's "Smooth Moves: Career Strategies for Attorneys of Color" CLE panel discussion will address: 'The Color of Neutrality: Increasing Diversity in Alternative Dispute Resolution'. Lauren Wachtler, Co-Chair of our Litigation Department, and Board Member of the NYSBA Foundation and a Former Chair of the NYSBA Commercial & Federal Litigation Section, will present a scholarship to a 1-L student to intern for the summer with a Commercial Division judge.
The Section will confer The Honorable George Bundy Smith Pioneer Award jointly on The Hon. Preet Bharara and The Hon. Joon Kim. | Details and Registration
From Succession Planning to Office Space, Law Firm Leaders Discuss Industry Concerns01/30/2020
Phillips Nizer Managing Partner Marc Landis weighs in on challenges facing the legal industry during Managing Partners Roundtable at the NYSBA's annual meeting.
Is Philanthropy the Right Word Anymore? New Approaches for Donors and Their Advisors
Thomson Reuters Taxation of Exempts Journal (Jan/Feb 2020)January/February 2020
This article examines how to advise wealthy families and the nonprofits they support to adjust the strategy in the new environment for philanthropy.
Thomas Jackson, Chair of the Technology Practice, named to the Bloomberg Law Litigation Innovation Board01/03/2020 | https://pro.bloomberglaw.com/bloomberg-law-innovation-boards/
The board, consisting of twenty renowned litigators, is responsible for providing input and consulting on new products, offering feedback on enhancements to current offerings, and giving its advice on the direction of future litigation and analytics solutions to Bloomberg Law, a leading provider of subscription-based services for online legal research.
Phillips Nizer Partner Eileen Millett will be recognized by the Syracuse University Law Alumni Association as a Law Honors Award Recipient on September 20, 2019.09/16/2019
Ms. Millett will be recognized for her long and esteemed career in land use and environmental law, her public service on behalf of New York State, and her championing of environmental issues and regulation.