Licensing Legal Practices - Fashion Licensing Law: specializing in Fashion & Textiles
Copyright is a form of protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U. S. Code) to the authors of "original works of authorship," including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works. Learn more about a Copyright.
A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others. Learn more about a Trademark.
A service mark is a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of a service rather than goods. The term "trademark" is often used to refer to both trademarks and service marks.
In this section of our fashion licensing section, you will find information and resources pertaining to the legal aspect of the licensing process. Here you will find lawyers that can assist with legal contracts etc. When entering into a licensing contract, it may be a good idea to first consult with a lawyer.
Einbinder & Dunn, LLP: Located in the heart of New York City's fashion district, the attorneys of Einbinder & Dunn bring a Unique Perspective and Experienced Approach® to the area of fashion law and the legal issues of designers, manufacturers, importers and other garment-related businesses. One of their functions includes Operations/management Issues – including employment, distribution, supply and licensing.
Fox Rothschild LLP : they deliver a full range of legal services from the traditional (Litigation, Corporate, Labor and Employment) to the emerging services (Intellectual Property and Tech and Venture Finance).
Phillips Nizer / Fashion (Benjamin Krim & Ballon LLP) : their dedicated Intellectual Property (IP) professionals protect, enforce and enhance the value of our clients’ creative works, ideas, names, logos, technology and other innovations around the world. Our clients include multinational corporations, middle-market companies, start-up ventures, small businesses, non-profits and individuals.
Pryor Cashman LLP: Eli Nathason specializes in licensing matters, representing and counseling individuals and entities including entertainment companies, advertising and public relations firms, high profile recording artists and celebrities, fashion designers and media executives in connection with licensing, promotional and endorsement activity, joint ventures, general brand development and protection, and other intellectual property and entertainment related transactions, with a particular emphasis on trademark licensing in connection with a variety of consumer products, goods and services
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