Leah W. Feinman

Associate

feinmanl@ballardspahr.com
Tel 678.420.9330
Fax 678.420.9301
Atlanta

Leah W. Feinman represents clients in a wide range of areas involving intellectual property and media law, and prosecutes and defends cases involving trademark infringement, copyright infringement, patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, false advertising, unfair competition, and other commercial disputes. She regularly litigates in both federal and state courts in various jurisdictions.

Leah's recent experience includes enforcing copyrights for clients in the garment industry, as well as defending broadcast clients against allegations of defamation. Leah also counsels clients on copyright, trademark, internet, licensing, false advertising, and contractual issues. She negotiates, drafts, and reviews various intellectual property and entertainment agreements, including talent contracts, licensing agreements, and publication agreements.

She is a graduate of New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she received a B.F.A. in Drama. She has worked in the entertainment industry and is a former actress and model.

Judicial Internship

Hon. Jack M. Sabatino, Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Trenton, N.J., 2010

Publications

"Celebrity Endorsements in Non-Traditional Advertising: How the FTC Regulations Fail to Keep Up with the Kardashians," Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, December 2011

Fordham University School of Law (J.D. 2012, cum laude)
Senior Articles Editor, Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal

New York University (B.F.A. 2004)

New Jersey

New York

Georgia

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York