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Davis & Gilbert Attorney Ronald R. Urbach Joins Faculty Of ANA’s Advertising Law & Business Affairs Conference

NEW YORK, December 13, 2007 — Davis & Gilbert announced today that partner Ronald R. Urbach would be participating as faculty at the Association of National Advertisers, “Advertising Law & Business Affairs” conference on February 12-13, 2008 at the New Yorker Hotel in New York City.

Mr. Urbach will participate in a panel discussion entitled, "Rights of Privacy and Publicity in a Converging World" with Catherine M. Karol, Counsel, General Motors Corporation. They will address topics such as granting rights for new media and the myriad of issues inherent in user-generated content.

Ronald R. Urbach, a partner and co-chair of Davis & Gilbert's Advertising, Marketing & Promotions Department, is considered one of the country's leading advertising, promotion and marketing lawyers.  His clients include numerous multinational, national and regional advertising agencies, including those agencies that are viewed as being the top creative agencies in the world.

About Davis & Gilbert LLP

Since the days when Sen. William Benton (the founder of Benton & Bowles) and his client, a major packaged goods company, asked Davis & Gilbert to structure the deal for the first radio soap opera, Davis & Gilbert has been synonymous with marketing communications and business law. Today the firm serves as advertising, regulatory and intellectual property counsel to many major corporations, including some of the world's leading brands.  Davis & Gilbert counts four of the largest agency holding companies among its clients and provides services on a worldwide basis. The firm holds the preeminent position in this dynamic segment, handling virtually every legal requirement -- from corporate governance, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, employment practices and executive benefits and compensation -- to new media, real estate, taxation, estate planning and more.