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Larry Weinstein and Brendan O’Rourke Named to the Inaugural Class of the Legal 500 Hall of Fame

Larry Weinstein and Brendan O’Rourke, co-chairs of our False Advertising and Trademark Practice, were recently named to the inaugural class of the Legal 500 Hall of Fame. This award honors individuals who have, according to Legal 500, received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. The Hall of Fame highlights the law firm partners … Continue Reading

The Institute for Perception’s 2017 Advertising Claims Support Course

Alexander Kaplan is a featured instructor for The Institute for Perception’s upcoming course, Advertising Claims Support: Case Histories and Principles. The course takes place on April 18–20, 2017, at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. This is a professional development course for attorneys specializing in advertising law, market research managers, product developers, in-house counsel, … Continue Reading

Proskauer’s Larry Weinstein at 2017 ANA Advertising Law & Public Policy Conference

On March 28 and 29, the Association of National Advertisers hosted its thirteenth annual Advertising Law & Public Policy Conference at the Ritz-Carlton in Washington, DC. Proskauer was a sponsor of the conference, and Proskauer’s Larry Weinstein participated on the “Tweeting with Words” panel, in which the panel fielded a wide-range of questions live-tweeted from attendees. … Continue Reading

Proskauer’s Larry Weinstein Discusses Implications of Bautista v. Cytosport in Legal NewsLine Article

Last week, this blog covered the slack-fill decision in Bautista v. Cytosport, Inc., 2016 WL 7192109 (S.D.N.Y. Dec. 12, 2016), in which the court dismissed the putative class action complaint for failure to allege non-conclusory facts. Larry Weinstein, co-head of Proskauer’s False Advertising & Trademark practice, was quoted at length in Legal NewsLine discussing the … Continue Reading

The Promise & Peril of Comparative Advertising — Webinar Held on May 17

Comparative advertisements can be powerful drivers of consumer purchasing decisions. However, such ads are also highly unpopular with the competitor that is the subject of the comparison, and therefore are among the most frequently challenged advertisements both in Lanham Act false advertising suits and at NAD. In this webinar, Proskauer partner Larry Weinstein discussed best … Continue Reading

TTAB Rulings on Trademark Infringement Cases: Preclusion Explored in 2015 Live Webcast Featuring Brendan O’Rourke

On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, Brendan O’Rourke will be part of a panel of key thought leaders and practitioners presenting a live webcast from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET) to review the most recent trademark dispute cases and discuss TTAB Rulings, with emphasis upon preclusion. Speakers will explain the significance and possible repercussions of … Continue Reading

BAA’s 37th Marketing Law Conference-Walking the Line: Between Innovation and Regulation

Larry Weinstein and Alex Kaplan recently presented on cutting-edge topics in advertising law at the Brand Activation Association’s Marketing Law Conference, Walking the Line: Between Innovation and Regulation, one of the industry’s most important marketing and advertising law conferences. The BAA’s 37th annual Conference was held on November 10th and 11th at the Chicago Marriott … Continue Reading

Irreparable Harm and Trademark Law Demystified! A 2015 Perspective LIVE Webcast

Alex Kaplan was one of three panelists speaking at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast “Irreparable Harm and Trademark Law Demystified! A 2015 Perspective LIVE Webcast” This event was scheduled for Thursday, October 1, 2015 @ 12:00pm-2:00pm ET.  Complimentary passes were available for the first 30 registrants courtesy of Proskauer at https://gkc.memberclicks.net/index.php?option=com_mc&view=mc&mcid=form_199984.  The event synopsis is below: … Continue Reading

Upcoming Event with the Institute for Perception

The Institute for Perception’s 2015 Advertising Claims Support Course April 13-15, 2015 The Greenbrier Resort White Sulphur Springs, WV Alexander Kaplan is a featured instructor for The Institute for Perception’s Annual Advertising Claims Support course. This is a professional development course for market research managers, product developers, intellectual property lawyers, in-house counsel, sensory and consumer … Continue Reading

Upcoming Events in New York and DC

NEW YORK: American Conference Institute’s 4th Advanced Forum on Resolving & Litigating Advertising Disputes March 12-13, 2015 The Carlton Hotel New York, NY Larry Weinstein is a featured panelist at ACI’s 4th Advanced Forum on Resolving & Litigation Advertising Disputes. Larry has been invited to moderate a federal judges panel on litigating Lanham Act and … Continue Reading
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