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.
Content notice: This program will discuss the FUCT case, and the language that decision entails.
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.
Definitely very good course to take. The faculty gives enough details.
some visual reference of products/logo/content at issue would be helpful.
The presenter gave a very reasonable and useful approach to the content.
Very comprehensive breakdown of recent decisions in IP law.
Interesting and informative
Presented was very knowledgeable and gave practical professional advice
Thank you, this was great. I am an expert witness on IP matters. www.trialexpertwitness.com Mike Nranian 248 376 0338 Please feel free to call at anytime
very current helpful information.
on the mark
Excellent presentation but citations to cases would have been helpful.
Quite well done.
Informative and well done
Really appreciated that presenter did not waste time covering basics, made this a true update for experienced IP lawyers
Written description of Grumpy Cat says that licensor lost, but presenter said that Grumpy Cat infringed.
Well done.. Former in-house counsel,
Although it essentially was a recap of current cases and their outcomes it was a good summary of the current environment of copyright and trademark. Did not do much as to informing of responsibilities but good overview for sure.
Highly informative and entertainingly presented.
This is an area of law I liked to work in; so I found this interesting. Also watched its twin brother, the 2020 update.
Very good coverage of updates!
Excellent! I am an IP practitioner and am going to look for his other classes
One of the best, clearest, courses Lawline offers.
Very useful CLE to give the practitioner the latest information and caselaw on Copyright and Trademark Law.
Very good program with knowledgeable speaker who did not have off-putting style like some others in your program.
This course provided me with information and tools to better advise my clients.
A great update on the 2019/20 issues surrounding IP law.
"Update" courses are good
Excellent practical advice
Excellent clear concise presentation
This program filed some gaps in my understanding of the subject. I thoroughly enjoyed it.
Very helpful and very clearly articulated.
I liked this guy. If you have to listen for a talking head for an hour, that's not a small thing.
appreciate the citations and cases
excellent course well organized and presented
Lots of interesting business context.
Professional and clear, thank you!
a cle that i enjoyed listening to and found to be very informative
great topic need more on this
Faculty was excellent!
good summary of recent cases
Very informative content and a very pleasant manner of delivery.
This was very helpful - it was especially interesting to know how trademarks have its own distinctive disciplines in the IP realm.
Very informative since I don't practice in this area
Well-organized and presented!
Thanks for the course
Great, informative on substance and practical application!
Very good course. Presented extremely well.
I enjoyed the presentation, and I would like additional material in the future.
Great CLE. It was informative.
Excellent speaker. Well done, and very informative for a non-copyright/trademark attorney
This was an outstanding program!!!
This was very thorough - thank you
Thanks for the survey, very informative.
Solid overview with very little wasted time.
Excellent presentation - thanks!
Great program. More like this
Very clear presentation and slides.
I do not practice in this field but I am so glad to have selected this video. This professor is so clear, understandable, and methodical that I enjoyed every minute. I wish I had him as a teacher in school!
Excellent presentation. I wish there was video as well.
very clear presentation
My favourite course so far
More of this topic please!
Interesting and informative
Very good course
Good update on recent cases in this area. Advice concerning dealing with clients was welcome.
One of the clearest, best presentations I have heard a presenter make on Lawline.
Excellent content & explanations
Excellent. Very substantive and timely summaries.
Very interesting and informative - the presenter was top notch!
Great overview of the latest developments in copyright and trademark law, very well presented.
+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.
Wow really good. Content and organization are tops.
Interesting discussion, easy to understand
Knowledgeable presenter. Good materials. Thank you.
Good update of pending SCOTUS and other cases.
This was a great program.
Excellent presentation -- excellent delivery of what could generally be considered dry material!
he knows his stuff
Excellent presentation! Great overview and well outlined. Thanks!
Very good class.