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Insurance Services

Advertising Injury

The firm’s intellectual property group provides a full range of litigation services to insurance companies and their policyholders in the defense of claims arising under advertising injury coverage afforded by commercial general liability policies. The firm’s lawyers have successfully defended in both federal and state courts well over one hundred such cases including trademark, trade dress, copyright and patent infringement claims as well as unfair competition and misappropriation of trade secret matters.

Representative subject areas of the firm’s advertising injury litigation include: trade names, service marks, product configurations, restaurant decor, newspaper advertisements, styles of doing business, technical drawings, soft ware, ornamental designs, works of art, fabric designs, apparel, films, videos, catalogues, consumer and recreational products, customer lists and the right of publicity. Many of these cases involved claims with exposure in excess of $1 Million.