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 companies, radio entertainers, sports figures, documentary film producers, 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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