Ms Sara Edelman > Davis+Gilbert LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Davis+Gilbert LLP
1675 BROADWAY
NEW YORK, NY 10019
United States
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Work Department

Advertising, Marketing + Promotions; Intellectual Property

Position

Partner

Career

Ms. Edelman’s practice is focused on advising media companies, advertising agencies and advertisers on all aspects of copyright, trademark, right of publicity and false advertising law. She has considerable experience resolving complex issues and disputes involving claims of copyright infringement, violations of the rights of publicity, misappropriation of ideas and false advertising, and is often involved in disputes before the National Advertising Division, the World Intellectual Property Organization and the National Arbitration Forum, and other adversarial proceedings related to these areas of law. She also regularly reviews and provides advice concerning the creation and production of advertising materials and drafts and negotiates a wide variety of agreements including talent contracts, music licenses, voiceover agreements, sponsorship agreements, consulting agreements, photographer agreements and licenses for other creative content. Ms. Edelman’s clients include entertainment, fashion and media companies, artists and musicians.

Education

Boston University, J.D., Barnard College, B.A.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Copyright

Based in New York, Davis+Gilbert LLP is recognized in this space for its advice on domestic and international copyright matters, from litigation to multi-jurisdictional commercial initiatives. The team provides assistance to advertising agencies, marketers, digital media, and content producers, and has an extensive client list in publishing, media, entertainment, tech, and academia. It has also been increasingly active in copyright matters relating to social media posts and graffiti art. Key figures in the team include IP group chair Ronald Urbach; Sara Edelman, who is highly regarded for her work on fashion-related IP matters; IP litigator Guy Cohen, who has expertise in copyright infringement lawsuits; and Ashima Dayal, a name to note for copyright takedowns.