Bright Ideas

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    A publication of the Intellectual Property Law Section
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    Spring 2017

    Message from the Chair
    Erica D. Klein

    Privacy in M&A Transactions: Navigating the Traps
    Daniel Ilan, Emmanuel Ronco, Natascha Gerlach, and Jane Rosen

    The Alliance for Open Media: The Latest Challenge to Patent Pools
    Brad Sarna and Jordan Salins

    Using Third Parties' Trademarks: Unpacking Commerciality, Competition and Confusion
    Brooke Erdos Singer and Maxine Sharavsky

    The Designer Formerly Known as...Intellectual Property Issues Arising from Personal Names as Fashion Brands
    George C. Sciarrino and Matthew D. Asbell

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  • About this Publication

    The Intellectual Property Law Section Publication (Bright Ideas) features peer-written, substantive articles about current issues in intellectual property law, including patents, copyrights and trademarks. Also included are recent cases and updates on Section programs and events. Edited by Jonathan Bloom, Bright Ideas is published three times per year by the Intellectual Property Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

    Bright Ideas is published as a benefit for members of the Intellectual Property Law Section and is copyrighted by the New York State Bar Association. The copying, reselling, duplication, transferring, reproducing, reusing, retaining or reprinting of this publication is strictly prohibited without permission.
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