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Elmont, New York

William Borchard

Tel:
Work 212-790-9290
Email:
Web:
www.cll.com
Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC

Work Department

Trademark and Copyright.

Position

Counsel. Advises and represents clients as to domestic and international trademark, domain name and copyright strategy, registration, licensing and enforcement.

Career

Prior Experience Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler (1964 - 83) Columbia University School of Law - Guest Lecturer, Trademark Licensing (1987-) The American Law Institute, Advisory Committee, Restatement (Third) of the Law of Unfair Competition (1986-92) International Trademark Association -Legal Counsel (1988-91), Editor-in-Chief, The Trademark Reporter (1978-79) American Bar Association -Chairman of Copyright Division (1981-82) and Trademark Division (1984-85).

Member

  • American Law Institute, Continuing Legal Education, Intellectual Property Advisory Panel (2014-)
  • Columbia University School of Law  - Guest Lecturer, Trademark Licensing (1987-)
  • The American Law Institute, Advisory Committee, Restatement (Third) of the Law of Unfair Competition (1986-92)
  • International Trademark Association -Legal Counsel (1988-91), Editor-in-Chief, The Trademark Reporter (1978-79)
  • American Bar Association -Chairman of Copyright Division (1981-82) and Trademark Division (1984-85)

Education

Columbia Law School (JD 1964; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar; Columbia Law Review) Princeton University (BA 1960).


United States: Intellectual property

Trademarks: non-contentious (including prosecution, portfolio management and licensing)

Within: Leading lawyers

William Borchard - Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC

Within: Trademarks: non-contentious (including prosecution, portfolio management and licensing)

The practice at New York-based Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC is praised for its ‘excellent’ attorneys, ‘client-oriented’ service and ‘outstanding expertise’. It acts on the full range of domestic and international trademark prosecution matters and is jointly led by Lynn Fruchter and the ‘highly responsiveDeborah Squiers. Fruchter recently acted for Sony Pictures Entertainment, supervising international trademark registrations for the merchandising of Jumanji, Men in Black and Ghostbusters. In another highlight, the 'outstanding' Jeffrey Epstein handled the searching, clearance and filing program for the worldwide rebranding of Liberty Interactive Corporation as Qurate Retail. Other recommended names are Mary Kevlin, William Borchard and the ‘very friendly and attentiveJoel Karni Schmidt.

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