David works with Fortune 500 companies and startups alike to develop and safeguard their intellectual property assets through his focused knowledge of trademark and copyright law. He counsels U.S. and international clients in all aspects of trademark clearance, prosecution and enforcement, as well as in copyright matters. By focusing on creative solutions to accomplish his clients’ goals in and out of litigation, David matches his subject matter knowledge with business-practical dexterity. In addition to handling a wide array of prosecution matters before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and Copyright Office, he coordinates the international prosecution and management of clients’ global trademark portfolios. Within his Internet practice, he routinely represents leading brands in Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) arbitration proceedings, as well as in takedown and privacy disclosure requests.
David’s litigation background complements his prosecution and enforcement practice, and he represents clients in litigation involving trademark and copyright infringement and unfair competition claims in federal court, as well as in contested cancellation and opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has worked with clients in a wide range of industries, including big data analytics, construction, consumer products, e-commerce, fashion, financial services, health care, hospitality, publishing, restaurant services and software.