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Mayer Brown

1221 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK, NY 10020-1001, USA
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Work +1 212 506 2500
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Fax +1 212 262 1910
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Allison Levine Stillman

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Work +1 212 506 2209
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Mayer Brown

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Allison Stillman is an Intellectual Property partner in Mayer Brown’s New York office. She concentrates her practice in intellectual property and appellate litigation, and other complex litigation matters. Allison also regularly advises clients in connection with intellectual property licensing, prosecution and acquisitions; brand protection; and advertising and social media clearance. Allison represents industry-leading technology and media companies, and Fortune 100 consumer brands. Drawing upon her appellate training, Allison also works with Mayer Brown’s Supreme Court and Appellate Practice in connection with high-stakes legal briefing in consumer litigation and mass tort actions.


United States: Intellectual property

Copyright

Within: Copyright

Mayer Brown's team is led by John Mancini, who 'has incredible knowledge and understanding of copyright infringement disputes'. Music streaming service Spotify regularly engages Mancini, and a recent highlight involved a royalties dispute brought by folk singer Melissa Ferrick. Litigator Allison Levine Stillman is also highly recommended.

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Trademarks: litigation

Within: Trademarks: litigation

Mayer Brown acts for various clients in the food and beverage industry such as Nespresso, Goya Foods and Capri Sun. In New York, practice head John Mancini represents Nestlé in a suit filed against Crest Foods for the breach of master franchisee agreements governing the use of the ‘NESTLÉ’ and ‘TOLL HOUSE’ trademarks. The defendant is accused of multiple breaches of the agreement including the use of the ‘NESTLÉ’ mark on non- Nestlé products. Elsewhere, Richard Assmus in Chicago and New York-based Allison Levine Stillman are other key names.

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