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2019 Copyright and Trademark Law Update: Recent Cases and Current Trends

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Produced on June 11, 2019

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Course Information

Time 61 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

Course Description

It can be difficult for a practitioner to keep up with the ever-changing world of intellectual property law - 2018 was a year of significant impact in the world of copyright and trademark law and 2019 looks like it will likely follow suit. New technologies, new theories of liability, and a burgeoning federal docket have changed the field and the practice in just the last few years.

This program, taught by Oscar Michelen, a New York litigator and an adjunct professor of law, will guide you through critical recent cases impacting copyright and trademark law. In addition, the course will discuss the trends and changes in the practice, including what is happening in courthouses around the country in these escalating areas of law.  

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss recent cases in copyright and trademark law
  2. Analyze current trends in the practice of copyright and trademark law
  3. Make predictions for the future of intellectual property practice

Credit Information

This course is pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states. If your state is not listed, contact support for more information on how to receive credit

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Oscar Michelen

Cuomo LLC

Oscar Michelen, Born: Santo Domingo Dominican Republic. Education State University of New York at Buffalo (B.A. 1982); New York Law School (J.D. Magna Cum Laude 1985); Research Editor New York Law School Law Review; Admitted to Bar: New York, New Jersey, United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and District of New Jersey (1986); former law clerk to the Hon. Vincent L. Broderick (SDNY); Partner, Cuomo LLC, Mineola and Manhattan, NY; Adjunct Professor of Law, New York Law School (2004 to 2009); Adjunct Professor of Law, Touro Law School (2017 –present);  Mr. Michelen has extensive litigation experience in Federal and State courts particularly in commercial litigation, intellectual property, municipal liability, and representing management in labor and employment litigation.

Mr. Michelen is recognized as a leading authority in digital image and photography litigation and has represented businesses and individuals nationwide defending claims brought by digital image companies such as Getty Images, Masterfile and Corbis. Member: Nassau County Bar Association, Long Island Hispanic Bar Association and Dominican Bar Association.


Stuart I. J.

Excellent material

Otto M.

Excellent content & explanations

Doug P.

Excellent course!

Carolyne A.

Excellent. Very substantive and timely summaries.

Agnes M.

Very interesting and informative - the presenter was top notch!

Pam S.

Great overview of the latest developments in copyright and trademark law, very well presented.

Christopher D.

Excellent summary

Craig B.

+This was a very good course, well worth the time and effort. Pertinent case law was provided to supplement the Examiners discussion of the law.

Chi W.

Wow really good. Content and organization are tops.

edward n.

great course

J Gregory F.

Interesting discussion, easy to understand

Holly R.

Knowledgeable presenter. Good materials. Thank you.

Cynthia H.

Good update of pending SCOTUS and other cases.

Ahban S.

This was a great program.

Thomas M.

Excellent presentation -- excellent delivery of what could generally be considered dry material!

Robert K.

he knows his stuff

Lea G.

Excellent presentation! Great overview and well outlined. Thanks!

Mark V.

Very good class.

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