Practice Areas

PRACTICE AREAS

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

MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LITIGATION

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

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 and Professions Code § 17200
  • Trade Secrets
  • Electronic Discovery

OTHER PRACTICE AREAS AND EXPERTISE

  • Freedom of Information Acts and Ordinances
  • Privacy Acts
  • Federal, State and Local Regulatory Actions
  • Public Records Acts
  • 42 U.S.C. § 1983
  • Unruh Civil Rights Act
  • Brown Act and Bagley-Keene Act
  • Federal and California Voting Rights Litigation
  • Employment Litigation and Executive Employment Agreements
  • Licensing and Merchandising
  • Motion Picture, Television and Theatrical Production Clearance
  • Print and Electronic Content Clearance
  • Anti-Harassment and Anti-Stalking Litigation