Practice Areas

The attorneys of Harder Mirell & Abrams LLP practice in the following areas, among others:

ENTERTAINMENT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LITIGATION

  • Right of Publicity
  • Privacy Rights, including TROs and Injunctions
  • Reputation and Brand Protection
  • Trademark Infringement, including Lanham Act and False Advertising claims
  • Copyright Infringement, Idea Submission and Implied Contract claims
  • Defamation (Libel and Slander)
  • First Amendment
  • Anti-SLAPP
  • Profit Participation, Royalty and Audit matters
  • Terminating Internet Imposters & Infringers
  • Internet Domain Name disputes & Cybersquatting
  • Talent Agencies Act & California Labor Commission proceedings
  • Talent Guild proceedings
  • Advertising and Promotions

GENERAL BUSINESS LITIGATION

  • Breach of Contract
  • Business Torts including fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, constructive fraud, tortious interference
  • with business relations, conversion, unjust enrichment and professional negligence
  • Unfair Competition and Unfair Business Practices, including Business & Professions Code § 17200
  • Trade Secrets
  • Electronic Discovery

OTHER PRACTICE AREAS AND EXPERTISE

  • Freedom of Information Acts and Ordinances
  • Privacy Acts
  • Public Records Acts
  • 42 U.S.C. § 1983
  • Unruh Civil Rights Act
  • Brown Act and Bagley-Keene Act
  • Leonard Law
  • Federal and California Voting Rights Litigation
  • Employment Litigation and Executive Employment Agreements
  • Licensing and Merchandising
  • New Media
  • Film and Television Production Clearance