Practice Groups

Professional Liability

Media-Related Litigation

Rivkin Radler LLP has a multidisciplinary team of attorneys across multiple practice groups representing a diverse media-related client base including:

  • Traditional Media Clients
    • Books, comics, religious pamphlets and other print publishers, authors, artists, etc.
  • New Media Clients
    • Internet content and service providers, online business entities, etc.
  • Entertainment Media Clients
    • Cable company, radio entertainer, sports figure, documentary film producer, etc.
  • Other Industry-Specific Clients
    • Patient portal and point-of-care advertising, advertising agency, travel industry, etc.

Our attorneys handle a wide range of cutting-edge, complex, media-related litigation against both media and non-media parties including claims for false light, defamation, libel , slander, copyright infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets, trade dress infringement, false advertising, unfair competition, violation of right of publicity, cybersquatting under the Lanham Act and Anti-Cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act, and violations of the First Amendment. Beyond litigation, we provide a broad spectrum of non-litigation services to our media clients, such as copyright and trademark, website terms of use, policies and contracts.

The firm was named one of Long Island’s leading Internet & New Media Law Firms by Long Island Business News.


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