• Jun 03, 2021Digital Content and Copyright: The Social Media Company’s Liability to the Content Provider for Copyright and Trademark Infringement

    Jeanne Hamburg, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., and Chair of its Internet Law Practice Group, will present the webinar, “Digital Content and Copyright: The Social Media Company’s Liability to the Content Provider for Copyright and Trademark Infringement,” for the Media Law International (MLI) 2021 Annual Global Conference.

    Digital Content and Copyright

    Jeanne will be joined by Robert Lands, a Partner of London-based law firm Howard Kennedy. Discussion topics will include:

    • Copyright infringement
    • Trademark rights
    • The scope of liability for social media companies in the U.S. and UK

    When: Tuesday, June 22, 2021

    11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Register for Norris McLaughlin, Attorneys at Law, Legal Events in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

    The conference costs $700 or £495.

    About Jeanne Hamburg

    Jeanne concentrates her practice in all aspects of copyright and trademark law, both in litigation and in the transactional area. Resident in the New York City office, she assists clients in the food, beverage, and restaurant industries with their IP needs. In each year since 2009, Jeanne has been recognized in New York Super Lawyers® for Intellectual Property and Intellectual Property Litigation. Only 5% of New York attorneys are given this honor. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. Additionally, Jeanne is ranked in the 2019 World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals, which lists the top 1,000 trademark attorneys in 70 jurisdictions globally. Among a group of fewer than 90 trademark professionals in New York, she was named a top trademark attorney in the areas of enforcement and litigation.

    Jeanne litigates copyright, trademark, and cybersquatting cases through trial and, if necessary, appeal. To this end, she has acted as national counsel in federal courts across the country to bring and defend infringement claims for clients, both foreign and domestic. Additionally, Jeanne has recovered domain names for clients in many Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Proceedings and prosecuted and defended numerous opposition and cancellation proceedings and ex parte appeals in the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. She recently litigated through appeal to the Federal Circuit a food trademark case that has been described as generating one of the most important trademark decisions in 2018.

    In the transactional area, Jeanne counsels clients on intellectual property aspects of mergers and acquisitions. She is experienced in copyright and trademark clearance, prosecution, and enforcement, and has particular expertise with contentious and transactional issues arising from the Internet.

    As a co-author of the firm’s trademark, copyright, and unfair competition law blog, More Than Your MaⓇk™, Jeanne is a frequent writer and speaker on intellectual property topics and is active in many trade groups in industries whose clients she serves. Additionally, she is a member of the New York State Restaurant Association, the Specialty Food Association, and the International Trademark Association (INTA), currently serving on its Leadership Development Committee. Jeanne formerly served on the Government Officials Training Committee, was nominated and served as Chair of INTA’s Law Firm Committee, and was selected as a speaker for INTA’s Trademark Basics “Maintaining the Perfect Partnership” seminar held in New York for inside and outside counsel.

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  • Feb 19, 2010Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Introduces New Internet Law Section

    February 19, 2010

    Norris McLaughlin, P.A.
    721 Route 202-206
    P.O. Box 5933
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807-5933
    Contact: Edward C. Miller, Jr.
    Chief Marketing Officer
    (908) 722-0700 x4224

    Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Introduces New Internet Law Section

    New York, NY (February 19, 2010) – Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A. is proud to introduce the new Internet Law Section of its Intellectual Property Group. The section is comprised of those of the firm’s IP attorneys who possess years of experience serving its corporate clients’ IP issues arising from the web. These attorneys also represent companies in various technology-based industries who, as a result of their industries, encounter many web-related IP issues, including Internet Service Providers, software and web developers, business-to-business and consumer e-commerce providers, IT consultants, hardware and device manufacturers, and other technology suppliers, vendors and purchasers. Jeanne M. Hamburg, a Member of Norris McLaughlin, P.A., is the contact person for the Internet Law Section. She can be reached at (212) 808-0700 or

    “NMM’s Internet Law Section is comprised of attorneys with extensive and diverse experience with intellectual property issues arising from the web. These attorneys are uniquely and ideally situated to counsel clients as they navigate through this relatively new landscape, whether they wish to exploit IP on the web, enforce existing IP rights or litigate the complex and ever-evolving legal issues arising from use of IP on the web,” states Jeanne Hamburg about the new Internet Law Section.

    The Internet Law Section of the IP Group offers the following services to clients with these concerns: litigation, including intellectual property disputes arising from cybersquatting and infringement cases arising from the use of patents, trademarks and copyrights on the web, including business method patent cases; trademark disputes under the Lanham Act relating to advertising on the web, purchases of key words on the Internet, use of hyperlinks or framing, and sponsored link results; controversies arising under the U.S. Copyright Act, including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act; and controversies involving the impact of click-through agreements on IP rights. The Internet Law Section also has extensive experience with prosecution of trademark applications in the U.S. Trademark Office and ex parte and inter partes proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board for Internet-based businesses or trademark applications covering goods and services involving the web; recovery of domain names through UDRP cases; protection and clearance of website content from both the copyright and trademark perspective; negotiating and drafting of website development agreements and electronic transaction documents; drafting of privacy policies, terms of use and other agreements relating to use and exploitation of website content; license agreements for web-based content; electronic subscription agreements; web-based publishing and aggregation agreements; patenting of Internet business methods and systems; due diligence in connection with and drafting of asset or stock purchase agreements’ IP provisions; drafting, reviewing and negotiating of licensing, development, confidentiality, non-compete and non-disclosure agreements relating to exploitation of IP on the web.

    Hamburg has expertise in all aspects of trademark and copyright law, both in litigation and in the transactional area. Resident in the firm’s New York City office, she assists clients in a broad range of industries with their IP needs. In 2009, Jeanne was recognized as a New York Super Lawyer® for Intellectual Property and Intellectual Property Litigation. Only five percent of New York lawyers are given this honor.

    Hamburg earned her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law in 1990, where she was a member and editor of the Columbia Law Review, and her B.A., magna cum laude, in English from Wellesley College in 1987.

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