The attorneys in this practice group provide comprehensive services in the areas of advertising, promotions, and social media law. Our services include advertising clearances for legal compliance, drafting and reviewing sweepstakes and contest rules, negotiating and drafting licenses and other contracts, counseling, and litigation.

Advertising Law

Our attorneys are well versed on the many facets of advertising and marketing law. Our work includes assisting with advertising claim substantiation and helping to ensure compliance with regulatory and other legal issues that affect specific types of claims (e.g., children's advertising and comparative advertising). We also regularly provide advice on related legal issues including those pertaining to rights of publicity, privacy, and intellectual property.

Sweepstakes & Promotions

Attorneys in this practice group regularly assist our clients in the planning and drafting of legal documentation for sweepstakes, contests, and promotions.

Social & New Media

With the e-revolution upon us, many types of media have had to change the way they communicate with their target audiences. Our practice serves this dynamic industry by counseling clients on new and traditional media so they can effectively and efficiently communicate while abating their legal risk. Our attorneys advise on established social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, as well as emerging platforms including Pinterest, Vine, Tumblr, and more.

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