Goetz Fitzpatrick partner Aaron Boyajian has published an article on benefit corporations in the Winter 2015 issue of the New York Business Law Journal, the flagship publication of the New York State Bar Association’s Section Business Law Section. The article is entitled, “Benefit Corporations and Certified B Corporations: Hybrid Corporate Options for Entrepreneurs and Socially.
Ronald D. Coleman, head of the Firm’s Intellectual Property, Technology and Media practice group, was referenced by Bloomberg BNA about the trend of people attempting to trademark popular catchphrases. The article — “Repeat After Me: ‘Je Suis Not Going To Get a TM Registration on that Popular Phrase’” — looks at phrases such as “Boston.
Goetz Fitzpatrick partner Neal M. Eiseman will speak at the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Litigation Annual Conference in New Orleans on April 17, 2015. The program is entitled, “A Litigator’s Guide to Arbitration: Best Practices to Maximize the Benefits of Your Next Arbitration,” and will focus on attorney ethics and strategies for both.
Neal M. Eiseman, a partner at Goetz Fitzpatrick LLP and arbitrator and mediator for the American Arbitration Association (AAA), will be speaking on a webinar on December 16, 2014 on the overuse of discovery in arbitration proceedings. Discovery is often the most costly part of any dispute. Arbitration is traditionally an avenue for avoiding at.