Intellectual Property

Publications

Upcoming Events

  • Right of Publicity Update
    2-6 January 2019
    Colorado Bar Association CLE
    36th Annual National CLE & Ski Conference
    Snowmass, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • Developments in Trademark Litigation
    2-6 January 2019
    Colorado Bar Association CLE
    36th Annual National CLE & Ski Conference
    Snowmass, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements

Recent Events

  • Intellectual Property Law Updates for Media Lawyers
    8-9 November 2018
    Practising Law Institute
    PLI's Communications Law in the Digital Age
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Various Topics Covering Venues and Jurisdictions for Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Other Types of IP Litigation
    9 October 2018
    American Bar Association
    Navigating Venue and Jurisdiction in IP Litigation in Canada and the U.S.
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Defend Trade Secrets Act Turns Two: New Perspectives and Analysis on the Current State of the Law
    31 May 2018
    LexisNexis
    LexisNexis Webinar
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Recent Developments in the U.S. Fashion Industry: How to Protect Your Designs
    22 May 2018
    International Trademark Association
    International Trademark Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting
    Seattle, Washington
    Speaking Engagements
  • Safeguarding Trademarks and Stopping Misuse Across the Boundaryless IoT
    15-17 May 2018
    American Intellectual Property Law Association
    AIPLA 2018 Spring Meeting
    Seattle, Washington
    Speaking Engagements
  • Navigating Inconsistent Court Treatment, Proving Harm With and Without Survey Evidence
    10 May 2018
    Strafford
    Trademark Infringement: Demonstrating Irreparable Harm to Obtain an Injunction
    Webinar
    Speaker: Jared I. Kagan
    Speaking Engagements
  • False Advertising and Influencers
    24 April 2018
    Pennsylvania Bar Institute
    12th Annual Intellectual Property Institute
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cultural Shifts Affecting Trademarks
    23 February 2018
    McCarthy Institute for Intellectual Property
    McCarthy Institute Symposium: Trademark Law and Its Challenges 2018
    Sunnyvale, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Empirical Surveys in Trademark and Advertising Cases
    23 February 2018
    McCarthy Institute for Intellectual Property
    McCarthy Institute Symposium: Trademark Law and Its Challenges 2018
    Sunnyvale, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trade Secrets in the Employment Context
    13 February 2018
    New York City Bar Association
    Shh! The Secrets of Protecting Trade Secrets
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Navigating Venue and Jurisdiction in IP Litigation in Canada and the U.S.
    1 February 2018
    American Bar Association
    American Bar Association Mid-Year Meeting
    Vancouver, Canada
    Speaking Engagements
  • Wearables, Driverless Cars and the Media
    12 December 2017
    American Bar Association
    Hot Topics In The IP Internet of Things
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Litigation: A View from the Courtroom
    3 November 2017
    New York University Law School
    New York University Law School
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Fundamental Legal Principles Underlying the U.S. Fashion Industry
    2 November 2017
    Lawline
    Lawline
    New York - Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • Tools of the Trademark: Introduction to Trademark Litigation
    2 November 2017
    Lawline
    New York - Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • Recent Developments in Restrictive Covenant and Trade Secret Litigation
    1 November 2017
    New York County Lawyers Association
    NYCLA's Recent Developments in Restrictive Covenant and Trade Secret Litigation
    New York, New York
    Speaker: Jyotin Hamid
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property Rights as an Investment Protected by IIAs: Recent Jurisprudence
    9 August 2017
    Korean Commercial Arbitration Board
    Seminar on Investor-State Dispute Settlement
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Surveys in Trademark Litigation: Likelihood of Confusion and Dilution
    25 July 2017
    Strafford Publications, Inc.
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Navigating Venue and Jurisdiction in Trademark Cases
    6 July 2017
    Strafford Publications, Inc.
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Best Practices to Protect Design Rights in the Fashion Industry: Recent Developments in the U.S. Roundtable
    21 May 2017
    International Trademark Association
    International Trademark Association’s 2017 Annual Meeting
    Barcelona, Spain
    Speaking Engagements
  • Right of Publicity Litigation Takeaways 2016 Round Robin
    9-10 November 2016
    Corporate Counsel & ALM
    8th Annual IP Trademark, Copyright & Licensing Counsel Forum
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Working in the Fashion Industry
    17 October 2016
    Rutgers School of Law
    Fashion Law Panel Discussion
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Oki Data 2.0
    23 September 2016
    WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center
    WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center’s Domain Name Panelist Briefing
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • Advertising Law
    8 September 2016
    Bridgestone
    Nashville, Tennessee
    Speaking Engagements
  • A Discussion of Issues Specific to Intellectual Property
    13 June 2016
    Practising Law Institute
    Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2016
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • IP Aspects
    13 June 2016
    Practising Law Institute
    Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2016
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • US and European Trademark Office Practice Since B&B Hardware v. Hargis
    23 May 2016
    International Trademark Association
    INTA Annual Meeting
    Orlando, Florida
    Speaking Engagements
  • Effective Adjunct Trademark Teaching
    22 May 2016
    International Trademark Association
    INTA Annual Meeting
    Orlando, Florida
    Speaking Engagements
  • Panel Discussion of Customs and the Fashion Industry
    18 May 2016
    New York City Bar
    Discussion of Hot Topics in Customs Relating to the Fashion Industry, Including Recent U.S. Court of International Trade Cases & Dev. in Wearable Technology & Footware
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Get Ready: Here Come the Millennials
    27 April 2016
    Pennsylvania Bar Institute
    10th Annual Intellectual Property Institute
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Speaking Engagements
  • Judiciary Insights
    21 April 2016
    World Trademark Review
    Trademark Litigation 2016: Practical Strategies
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Law of Fashion
    30 March 2016
    Rutgers School of Law
    Rutgers Intellectual Property Association Panel Discussion
    Camden, New Jersey
    Speaking Engagements
  • Why I Hate Arbitration
    16 February 2016
    CPR Institute
    CPR Institute’s Annual Meeting
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Law Developments
    6-9 January 2016
    Colorado Bar, International Trademark Association, and ABA Section on Intellectual Property Law
    National CLE Conference on Intellectual Property Law
    Vail, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • Developments in the Right of Publicity and Related Claims; Developments in Global Privacy and Data Protection
    13 November 2015
    Practicing Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2015
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Developments in Electronic Media Regulation; Developments in Intellectual Property Law; Hot Issues in Social Media
    12 November 2015
    Practicing Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2015
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Bad Faith
    2 November 2015
    WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center
    WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center’s Domain Name Panelist Briefing
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • Litigating Trade Dress Infringement Under the Lanham Act
    26 October 2015
    NYU School of Law
    Trademarks and Unfair Competition
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Domain Name Dispute Resolution at WIPO and Experience for Vietnam
    15 October 2015
    Ministry of Information and Communications
    Ministry of Information and Communications International Conference on Domain Name Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property
    Hanoi, Vietnam
    Speaking Engagements
  • Tiny Screens, Big Distractions: How Reliable is Your Online Consumer Perception Survey?
    29 September 2015
    National Advertising Division
    NAD Annual Conference
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Discussion of Issues Specific to Intellectual Property
    11 June 2015
    Practising Law Institute

    Acquiring or Selling the Private Held Company 2015

    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Update
    28 May 2015
    Rocky Mountain Intellectual Property & Technology Institute
    Westminster, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • WIPO Advanced Workshop on Domain Name Dispute Resolution
    14 May 2015
    World Intellectual Property Organization

    David H. Bernstein‚ a litigation partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP‚ co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group‚ and a member of the firm’s International Dispute Resolution Group, will be co-chairing the WIPO Advanced Workshop on Domain Name Dispute Resolution. The all-day conference will be held in New York City on May 14‚ 2015 at Debevoise’s office in midtown Manhattan. This is the first time that this program will be held in the United States; in past years‚ it has been held in Geneva and has sold out every year.

    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Ad Law: Hot Topics, Enforcement Trends & Substantiation Considerations for OTC, Device & Rx Products
    12 May 2015
    Galderma International
    Galderma International In-House Counsel Conference
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Globalization: Facing Trademark and Trade Dress Litigation in a Generic Environment
    28 April 2015
    GlaxoSmithKline
    GlaxoSmithKline In-House Counsel Conference
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Speaking Engagements
  • B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Industries, Inc. and Its Effect on TTAB Practice
    21 April 2015
    International Trademark Association
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Advertising Substantiation
    14-15 April 2015
    Institute of Perception Conference on Advertising Substantiation and Litigation
    White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address by Lord (Peter) Goldsmith QC, PC
    19-21 February 2015
    CPR
    International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution 2015 Annual Meeting
    The Lodge at Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA
    Speaking Engagements
  • Tracked Sessions- Intellectual Property
    19-21 February 2015
    CPR
    2015 CPR Annual Meeting
    The Lodge at Torrey Pines, La Jolla, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • 20th Annual ABA Forum on Communications Law
    2 February 2015 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    ABA

    Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Scottsdale, AZ

    Speaking Engagements
  • Negotiating the Deal: Due Diligence of IP Assets
    12-13 January 2015
    PLI
    PLI's IP Issues in Business Transactions 2015
    PLI New York Conference Center
    Speaking Engagements
  • Predictions and Priorities for 2015
    13 January 2015 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Debevoise Events
  • The Year in Review in Trademark Law
    7-11 January 2015
    Colorado Bar Association, International Trademark Association, and American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law

    Law Education Institute's 32nd Annual National CLE Conference 

    David H. Bernstein to Co-Chair the Intellectual Property Section of the National CLE Conference

    Vail, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Law Developments
    7-11 January 2015
    Colorado Bar, International Trademark Association, and ABA Section on Intellectual Property Law
    National CLE Conference on Intellectual Property Law
    Vail, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • Octogen and Sporto
    3 December 2014
    WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center
    WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center’s Domain Name Panelist Briefing
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal 500 Corporate Counsel Summit
    23 September 2014 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Debevoise Events
  • New gTLDs, New Issues and New Remedies (Internet Intermediary Liability)
    18-19 September 2014
    International Trademark Association
    INTA Internet Conference
    San Francisco, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Privacy
    17-19 September 2014
    Mutual Insurance Company Limited
    2014 MLRC/NAA/NAB Media Law Conference
    Reston, Virginia
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Update
    29 May 2014
    Rocky Mountain Intellectual Property & Technology Institute
    Denver, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Evolving Challenges of Investigating and Preventing Corporate Espionage and Cyber-Crimes in the EU and US
    15 May 2014 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    ABA
    White Collar Crime & Regulatory Trends in the EU and the U.S.
    Law Offices of NautaDutilh, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Speaking Engagements
  • An In-Depth Exploration of Social Media
    23-24 April 2014
    International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
    IWIRC Spring Conference
    J. W. Marriott, Washington, D.C.
    Speaking Engagements
  • Advertising Substantiation
    7-9 April 2014
    Institute of Perception
    Institute of Perception Conference on Advertising Substantiation and Litigation
    White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Balance Between Online Platform Providers and Content & Brand Owners – Who Should Be Liable, and Why?
    13 March 2014
    McCarthy Institute
    McCarthy Institute Symposium
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • ADR in Intellectual Property Disputes
    20 February 2014
    CPR Institute
    CPR Institute’s Annual Meeting
    Charleston, South Carolina
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Law Developments
    8-14 January 2014
    Colorado Bar, International Trademark Association, and ABA Section on Intellectual Property Law
    National CLE Conference on Intellectual Property Law
    Vail, Colorado
    Speaking Engagements
  • Due Diligence of IP Assets
    14 January 2014 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practicing Law Institute
    IP Issues in Business Transactions 2014
    1177 Avenues of the Americas, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Advertising and Brand Protection in the Digital Age
    22 November 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    New York State Bar Association
    The Fifth Corporate Counsel Institute
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Policy Management for Social Media
    14-15 November 2013
    Policy Management for Social Media
    Compliance Week Conference West: The Intersection of Ethics, Compliance, Privacy, & Big Data
    Rosewood Sand Hill, Menlo Park, CA
    Speaking Engagements
  • Technology and Copyright: On a Collision Course?
    4 November 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    UC Washington
    UC Washington Center Forum
    UC Washington, Washington, DC
    Speaking Engagements
  • Going Mobile - IP and Privacy Considerations
    29 May 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Debevoise Events
  • Trademark & Copyright Supreme Court and Appellate Court Round-Up: Get the Rundown on Recent Decisions and Discuss Practice Pointers
    21 May 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    New York Intellectual Property Law Association
    NYIPLA Annual Meeting
    The Princeton Club, New York, NY
    Speaker: Jyotin Hamid
    Speaking Engagements
  • Digital Copyright Mashup
    17 May 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Media Law Resource Center
    MLRC/Stanford Legal Frontiers in Digital Media 2013
    Stanford, CA
    Speaking Engagements
  • A responsibilidade dos provedores de aplicação de Internet e o sistema notice and take down
    17 April 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    FGV
    Seminaro Marco Civil da Internet
    Brasilia, Brazil
    Speaking Engagements
  • Ethics for Government Lawyers 2013
    8 March 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    PLI's Ethics for Government Lawyers 2013 NY
    Practising Law Institute, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hot Issues on the Internet
    9 February 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    American Bar Association Forum on Communications Law
    ABA Forum on Communications Law 18th Annual Conference
    Dana Point, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Due Diligence of IP Assets
    4 January 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Practising Law Institute
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Year in Review: Trademark Litigation
    2 January 2013 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Law Education Institute
    Law Education Institute's 30th Annual National CLE Conference
    Snowmass, CO
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property
    16 November 2012 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2012
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Ethics for Media Lawyers: Current Issues; Global Privacy and Advertising Developments
    16 November 2012 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2012
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Newsgathering Liability
    16 November 2012 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2012
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Electronic Media Regulation; Hot Issues in Social Media
    15 November 2012 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2012
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Everything You Always Wanted to Know About NAD but Were Afraid to Ask
    2 October 2012 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    NAD
    NAD Annual Conference
    Ritz Carlton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Infringement Primer
    17 July 2012 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Understanding Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2012
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Electronic Media Regulation (moderator); Intellectual Property (moderator)
    10-11 November 2011
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2011
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Privacy Protection and Related Developments in Internet Law (moderator); Intellectual Property; Legal Ethics for Media Lawyers: Current Issues
    10-11 November 2011
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2011
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property Aspects of Corporate Acquisitions
    27 October 2011 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    ALI-ABA
    ALI-ABA Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions
    Boston, MA
    Speaking Engagements
  • Due Diligence of IP Assets
    9 May 2011 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    IP Issues in Business Transactions 2011
    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • End Game I: Settlement Strategies and Structures
    30 March 2011 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Law Seminars International

    LSI's Litigating Privacy Class Actions

    For additional information, please visit http://www.lawseminars.com/seminars/11CLASSCA.php

    Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, CA
    Speaking Engagements
  • Developing and Distributing Museum Content: Navigating the Sea of New Apps, Platforms, and Hosting Options
    22-24 March 2011
    American Law Institute - American Bar Association
    Legal Issues in Museum Administration
    Washington Plaza Hotel, Washington DC
    Speaking Engagements
  • Strategic Issues in Advertising Challenges
    21 March 2011 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute

    Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2011

    David H. Bernstein will deliver opening remarks and an introduction as well as moderate the Hot Topics at the NAD and FTC panel

    New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cybercrime: Fact or Fiction
    5 October 2010 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
    Cybercrime: Fact or Fiction Roundtable
    PricewaterhouseCoopers, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property Aspects of Corporate Acquisitions
    30 September 2010 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    American Law Institute – American Bar Association
    Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions
    The Roosevelt Hotel, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hot Topics in Advertising Law
    25 June 2010 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute

    Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2010, Program Co-Chair

    • Provisional Remedies: TROs & Preliminary Injunctions in Advertising Cases
    • Puffery & Parody
    • Surveys
    PLI New York Center, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cyber Fraud and Financial Institutions: Protecting Your Clients; Protecting Your Firm
    15 June 2010 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Debevoise Events
  • Subcommitte on Criminal Law and Subcommittee on Information Technology
    13 May 2010 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Deutscher Anwaltverein
    Deutscher Anwaltstag 2010
    Aachen, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Irreparable Harm and Other Presumptions in Lanham Act Advertising Cases After eBay
    27 January 2010 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    ABA - Section of Antitrust Law
    Conference Call
    Speaking Engagements
  • Dilution of Famous Marks: The Second Circuit Decision on December 3 on “Charbucks”
    17 December 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    IPO
    Dilution of Famous Marks: The Second Circuit Decision on December 3 on “Charbucks”
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Advertising, Commercial Speech, and Corporate Expression
    13 November 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2009, Moderator
    New York Hilton, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property
    13 November 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2009, Moderator
    New York Hilton, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Electronic Media Regulation
    12 November 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2009, Moderator
    New York Hilton, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property
    12 November 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2009
    New York Hilton, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Privacy Protection, Safety and Security
    12 November 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Communications Law in the Digital Age 2009, Moderator
    New York Hilton, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • A View from the Trenches
    9 October 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    American Bar Association
    The Third Annual National Institute on Criminal Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
    The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC
    Speaking Engagements
  • Trademark Infringement Primer
    28 July 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Practising Law Institute
    Understanding Trademark Law 2009
    PLI New York Center, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements
  • Data Protection and Privacy: Practical Guidance for Legal Compliance
    6 May 2009 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Debevoise Events
  • The Public Interest
    13 March 2009 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
    Columbia Law School
    The Google Books Settlement: What Will It Mean for the Long Term?
    Columbia Law School, New York, NY
    Speaking Engagements