Peter Nussbaum, co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group, provides advice on trademark, copyright, Internet and technology matters. His clients include entertainment companies, musical artists, clothing and footwear companies, publishing and educational companies, cannabis companies, food, beverage and hospitality companies, non-profit organizations and others across a wide array of industries.
Peter is involved in all aspects of trademark, copyright, domain name, Internet and technology law, including general counseling, clearance, registration practice, licensing, enforcement and litigation. He is also involved in the intellectual property aspects of corporate transactions. He litigates intellectual property disputes throughout the United States and before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Peter writes and speaks on a variety of trademark law topics, including lectures at New York University and Seton Hall Law School on trademark issues related to the music industry.
Keyword Advertising "Use in Commerce": A Pro-Plaintiff Trend Emerges (2009)
Supreme Court Strikes Down Prohibition on Immoral or Scandalous Trademarks (July 2019)
USPTO Issues Guidance on Registrability of Hemp and CBD Related Marks (May 2019)
Supreme Court Resolves Circuit Split, Confirms That Issuance of Copyright Registration Is Required Before Filing Infringement Suit (March 2019)
IP and Bankruptcy Law: Perfect Together (January 2010)
CSG Achieves High Rankings in 2019 Chambers USA (April 25, 2019)
CSG's Nussbaum Named to WTR 1000 (January 31, 2019)
CSG Achieves High Rankings in 2018 Chambers USA (May 3, 2018)
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Achieves High Rankings in 2017 Chambers USA (May 26, 2017)
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Achieves High Rankings in 2016 Chambers USA (May 27, 2016)