Obtained a preliminary injunction on behalf of three real estate companies, preventing the defendant from using our clients' names to describe its real estate services. The District Court rejected the defendant's reliance on the nominative fair use defense. On appeal the Third Circuit adopted a new test for nominative fair use cases and remanded the case. The parties settled before any further proceedings on remand.

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Securities, M&A and Tax for James River Coal Co.
Represented James River Coal, an Appalachian coal mining company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, in its efforts to raise capital for improving more
$20 million senior-secured revolving credit facility to a domestic and international manufacturer and distributor of lumber and steel products
Represented a commercial finance company as agent and lender in connection with a $20 million senior-secured revolving credit facility provided to a more
Development of cutting edge issues in corporate governance and compliance for the world's largest in-house bar association
Advised the world's largest in-house bar association on cutting edge corporate governance and compliance issues. more
Trademark infringement for a large American retail company
Assisted large American retail company in investigating and pursuing trademark infringement in Asia, including potential criminal and civil remedies. more