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Davis & Gilbert Co-Authors Chapter in Second Edition of Fashion Law

New York, NY, July 23, 2014 – Fashion Law: A Guide for Designers, Fashion Executives and Attorneys released its second edition earlier this year. Davis & Gilbert partners Ashima A. Dayal and Brooke Erdos Singer, along with Antonio Borrelli, Senior Director, Associate General Counsel at Marc Jacobs International, LLC, updated the chapter “Marketing, Advertising, and Promotions” (authored by Ms. Dayal and others in October 2009) to incorporate recent court decisions and regulatory developments. The book is available for purchase on Amazon.com and other retailers. Please contact Davis & Gilbert at davisgilbert@dglaw.com for an order form to receive a 35% discount on the $95.00 cover price.

The chapter provides invaluable guidance to professionals in the fashion industry and their legal counsel. In particular, the chapter reviews the primary legal issues that arise in fashion advertising and outlines strategies to reduce legal risks. The authors also consider important legal issues that arise at each stage of a fashion advertising campaign, from engagement of creative personnel to the creation and clearance of content.

About Davis & Gilbert
Davis & Gilbert LLP is an independent, strategically focused, full service, multi-disciplinary law firm of more than 110 lawyers. Founded over a century ago and located in a single office in New York City, the firm represents a wide range of clients - including some of the world's largest public companies, small and mid-size independent companies, partnerships, joint ventures, large media conglomerates and multinational holding companies - throughout the United States and internationally. Davis & Gilbert is widely regarded as the #1 law firm for the marketing communications industry and has practices focusing on real estate, litigation, intellectual property, labor & employment, corporate and middle market M&A, and private client services. Davis & Gilbert is ranked in publications and legal directories such as Chambers, Legal 500 and Best Law Firms. The firm has also been consistently recognized in The BTI Consulting Group’s “Client Service A-Team” (2012-2015) and in The National Law Journal’s Midsize Hot List (2012-2014).

Davis & Gilbert provides a diverse range of services to clients in the fashion and beauty industries, including providing guidance in the areas of advertising and marketing, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, litigation and class actions, privacy and social media, corporate transactions, labor & employment, benefits & compensation, real estate and tax. The firm’s advertising and marketing attorneys advise fashion and beauty clients on the full spectrum of contractual, regulatory, media and intellectual property issues. In addition, Davis & Gilbert’s intellectual property practice, which is rooted in the firm’s century-old position as the leading legal services provider to advertisers and marketers, includes trademark clearance, prosecution and portfolio management, trademark and copyright licensing, and trademark and copyright disputes. Davis & Gilbert clients range from some of the most well-known and established fashion and beauty brands to emerging startups, and the firm also regularly represents marketing communications agencies that service the fashion and beauty industries.

For more information, please contact:
Dawn Gertz Longfield
Chief Marketing Officer