LAS VEGAS, Nev. (PRWEB) October 23, 2017
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Jennifer Ko Craft from the firm’s Las Vegas, Nevada office has been appointed Vice-Chair of the Licensing, Merchandising & Branding Division of the American Bar Association (ABA) Forum on the Entertainment & Sports Industries.
The Forum’s mission is to provide high level CLE and networking opportunities to its members and foster excellence in the practice of entertainment and sports law. The Licensing, Merchandising & Branding Division produces a number of webinars and CLE panel presentations at ABA conferences focusing on key developments and major topic areas within the fields of licensing, merchandising and branding.
Len Glickman, Chair of the ABA Forum on Entertainment & Sports Industries, said: “We are delighted that Jennifer is joining our leadership team. In addition to Jennifer being a subject matter expert in the practice areas covered by the Licensing, Merchandising & Branding Division, she is also a valuable addition to the Forum’s team on the ground in Las Vegas, the home of the Forum’s Annual Meeting.”
Craft practices primarily in the areas of domestic and international trademark and copyright prosecution, licensing and enforcement. She consults with clients in identifying various protectable aspects of the clients’ products, services and concepts, and resolves trademark, copyright, and domain name disputes. Craft also drafts and negotiates a variety of agreements in the intellectual property and entertainment fields such as assignments, licenses, rights of publicity agreements, non-disclosure agreements, personal management agreements and work for hire agreements, including recording, publishing and production agreements.
About Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is a general practice business law firm with more than 450 attorneys among more than 40 practice areas and 16 industry groups. Headquartered in Detroit and founded in 1878, the firm has 18 offices, including six in Michigan (Detroit, Troy, Ann Arbor, Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Saginaw) and 11 other domestic offices in Austin and El Paso, Texas; Columbus, Ohio; Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; Lexington, Ky.; Nashville and Music Row, Tenn.; Las Vegas and Reno, Nev.; Phoenix, Ariz.; and Washington, D.C. The firm’s Canadian office is located in Toronto.
Dickinson Wright offers our clients a distinctive combination of superb client service, exceptional quality, value for fees, industry expertise and business acumen. As one of the few law firms with ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, Dickinson Wright has built state-of-the-art, independently-verified risk management controls and security processes for our commercial transactions. Dickinson Wright lawyers are known for delivering commercially-oriented advice on sophisticated transactions and have a remarkable record of wins in high-stakes litigation. Dickinson Wright lawyers are regularly cited for their expertise and experience by Chambers, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and other leading independent law firm evaluating organizations.