Mark Brutzkus was recently featured in a piece published by The Business of Fashion entitled “The Ye and Adidas Conflict, Explained.” The article examines the...
Jeremy Beutler and Taylor Osher were featured on IPWatchdog for their article “Lessons for Brand Owners from the First CCPA Financial Penalty,” which examines the...
Neil Elan was featured on the September 1st episode of WGN Radio’s ‘Legal Face-Off’ podcast. The podcast, hosted by Rich Lenkov and Christina Martini, provides...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP Celebrates 20th Anniversary in 2022
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP (SA&M) celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2022. We would not be where we are today without the support of our...
Simon Leefatt was recently published by the National Law Review for his article “What is a smart contract?” The article examines the self-executing nature of...
Heather Antoine recently published a Forbes article, “Paramount Brings ‘Coming To America’ Claim Before Copyright Claims Board To Shut Down McDowell’s Pop-Up,” examining whether JMC...
Roger Lee’s article “CHIPS Act Tax Credit Ambiguities” was featured in The National Law Review. It examines the recently signed Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce...
Durdana Karim’s article entitled, “Concerns with the Smart Contract Model” was featured in The National Law Review. In the article, she discusses the multitude of...
Seven SA&M Attorneys Honored as 2023
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that seven lawyers have been included in the 2023 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America”:...
Dan Rozansky was recently featured in a Rolling Stone article entitled “Johnny Depp Stans Rushed to Fork Over Cash for Unsealed Court Docs. Did It...
Heather Antoine’s article “50 Cent’s ‘BMF’ Television Show Subject of Ongoing Trademark Suit” was recently published by Forbes. The article examines the complex legal case...
Neil Elan’s article “Pulp Fiction NFT Lawsuit (Miramax v. Tarantino, et al.): A Preview of Coming Attractions” was recently published in Forbes, explaining the pending...
Dan Rozansky and Jeremy Beutler’s article “Picasso Copyright Case Reversed: The Complexity of Fair Use” was recently published by Forbes. The article details the complexities...
Alex Manglinong Quoted in Business Insider on Elon Musk’s Net Worth
Stubbs, Alderton & Markiles associate Alex Manglinong was asked by Business Insider to provide commentary on Elon Musk’s net worth. Since his Twitter bid, Musk’s...
Dan Rozansky recently wrote an article for Forbes on the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision to reverse a previous grant of summary judgment...
Heather Antoine recently wrote a Forbes article providing legal insight into the infringement lawsuit targeting Hailey Bieber and her newly launched “RHODE” skincare line. The...
Heather Antoine Writes Forbes Article Examining Lawsuit Targeting Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You”
In a recent Forbes article, Heather Antoine examines the lawsuit targeting Mariah Carey and her hit song “All I Want for Christmas Is You” for...
The firm is pleased to announce that Kelly Laffey, John De La Merced, Neil Elan, Celina Kirchner, Alexander Manglinong, and Blaine O’Malley have been named to Thomson...
SA&M, Dan Rozansky Recognized in Prestigious 2022 Chambers USA Guide
The firm is pleased to announce that prestigious legal ranking guide Chambers USA has recognized Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP as one of the top...
Heather Antoine Named to Los Angeles Daily Journal’s 2022 List of “Top Women Lawyers”
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that Heather Antoine has been named to the Los Angeles Daily Journal’s list of “Top Women...
Jeremy Beutler and Taylor Osher’s Article On Global Cross-Border Privacy Rules Published By Law360
Jeremy Beutler and Taylor Osher’s article on the Global Cross-Border Privacy Rules Forum (the Global CBPR Forum) was recently published by Law360. In the article,...
Roger Lee’s Article on Employee Retention Strategies in M&A Deals Published By Law360
In an article recently published by Law360, Roger Lee discusses key strategies organizations can use to retain employees during and following mergers and acquisitions. In...
Neil Elan’s Article on NFT Licensing Issues Published in the National Law Review
Neil Elan recently wrote about common legal issues arising with the increase in popularity of non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, for the National Law Review. In...
Heather Antoine Selected to Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2022 List of “Women of Influence: Attorneys”
The Firm is pleased to announce that Heather Antoine has been selected for inclusion in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of “Women of Influence: Attorneys.”
Block Forms, Inc. Announces Launch of Private Placement Offering Through MicroVentures
Los Angeles, CA March 22, 2022 – The Preccelerator® Program, an accelerator for early-stage startups, is excited to share that portfolio company BlockForms has launched...
Heather Antoine’s Article on Music Industry Copyright Infringement Lawsuits Published on Forbes
Heather Antoine recently revisited the topic of increasing copyright infringement lawsuits targeting successful musicians in light of this month’s lawsuits involving musician Dua Lipa and...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Represents Estate of Hallelujah Songwriter Leonard Cohen In Catalog Sale
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Partner Jonathan Friedman represented Leonard Cohen’s estate in its recent catalog sale to Hipgnosis Song Management.
Dan Rozansky Quoted in the Los Angeles Times on Controversial Kanye West Music Video
Dan Rozansky was recently asked by the Los Angeles Times to share insight on Kanye West’s “Eazy” music video.
SA&M Client FitOn Raises $40M in Series C Funding, Acquires Peerfit
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP (SA&M) represented client FitOn, a leading fitness app and digital fitness platform, in its latest successful funding round as well as the acquisition of corporate wellness company Peerfit.
California Apparel News Details Mark Brutzkus and Nick Rozansky Joining SA&M
Leading fashion and apparel industry publication California Apparel News recently published an article on Mark Brutzkus and Nick Rozansky joining Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP....
Louis Wharton and John De La Merced Selected to Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2022 “Leaders of Influence: Minority Attorneys”
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to congratulate its own Louis Wharton and John De La Merced on being named to the Los Angeles...
Twelve Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Attorneys Listed As 2022 Southern California “Super Lawyers”
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that twelve lawyers have been named to Thomson Reuters’ 2022 list of Southern California “Super Lawyers.”...
Mark Brutzkus and Nicholas Rozansky Named to “Top 100: 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers List”
The firm is pleased to announce that Mark Brutzkus and Nick Rozansky have been recognized by Thomson Reuters in its annual “Top 100: 2022 Southern...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Promotes Kelly Siobhan Laffey to Partner, John De La Merced and Neil Elan to Senior Counsel
LOS ANGELES, CA January 19, 2022 — Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP (SA&M), one of Southern California’s leading law firms, is pleased to announce that Kelly...
SA&M Partner Mark Brutzkus Provides Insight on Nike v. Lululemon Suit for Sourcing Journal
Mark Brutzkus spoke with Sourcing Journal about the lawsuit recently filed against Lululemon by Nike, who claims that Lululemon infringed on six of its patents...
Kelly Laffey to Moderate Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA)
Partner Kelly Laffey will moderate Women in LAVA’s “Inspiring Women in Beauty” entrepreneur virtual panel on January 13, 2022 from 5-6pm PST. Panelists include Andrea...
Prominent Apparel and Fashion Lawyer Mark Brutzkus and Distinguished Litigator Nick Rozansky Join Stubbs Alderton & Markiles
Los Angeles, CA – January 3, 2022 – Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP (SA&M), one of Southern California’s leading law firms, is proud to announce...
Heather Antoine, Dan Rozansky, and Jeremy Buetler Named as
National Law Review selects Heather Antoine, Dan Rozansky, and Jeremey Buetler‘s “Protecting Image and Likeness Through Trademark Law” as a “Go To Thought Leader” article....
Greg Akselrud Named to Variety’s 2021 “Dealmakers Impact Report”
The firm is pleased to announce that Greg Akselrud has been included in Variety’s annual “Dealmakers Impact Report” for 2021. Each year, the prestigious list profiles...
Jeremy Beutler’s Article “Failure to Function: The Color of Unicorn Tears” Published By Valley Lawyer Magazine
Jeremy Beutler’s article “Failure to Function: The Color of Unicorn Tears” was recently published in the November 2021 issue of Valley Lawyer Magazine, the official publication...
Jonathan Friedman’s Article
Jonathan Friedman’s article, “The Confidentially Marketed Public Offering for the Smaller Reporting Company,” was published by The National Law Review on November 3, 2021. The...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP Ranked In 2022 “Best Law Firms”
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce it has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 as a “Best Law Firm.”...
Daniel Rozansky, Heather Antoine, and Jeremy Beutler’s Article “Protecting Image and Likeness Through Trademark Law” Published by The National Law Review
Daniel Rozansky, Heather Antoine, and Jeremy Beutler’s article entitled, “Protecting Image and Likeness Through Trademark Law,” was published by The National Law Review on October...
Heather Antoine Shares Best Practices for a Global Trademark Presence at IPWatchdog LIVE
Heather Antoine, Chair of the Trademark & Brand Protection Practice and Co-Chair of the Privacy & Data Security Practice, recently served as a featured speaker...
Heather Antoine and Dan Rozansky Honored as 2021 “Visionaries” by L.A. Times B2B Publishing Business of Law Magazine
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that Heather Antoine and Dan Rozansky have been selected to appear in the L.A. Times B2B...
SA&M Attorney Celina Kirchner Included In The 2022 Edition Of Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that business litigator Celina Kirchner will appear in the 2022 Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to...
Three Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Attorneys Honored As 2022 Best Lawyers In America
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that three lawyers have been included in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America:...
SA&M Partner Dan Rozansky Quoted in TheWrap on Scarlett Johansson’s Bombshell Lawsuit Against Disney
Dan Rozansky recently spoke with TheWrap about the major lawsuit that has just been filed against Disney by actress Scarlett Johansson, who alleges that the...
Dan Rozansky Named to Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2021 “Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys” List
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is proud to announce that Dan Rozansky has been included in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2021 list of “Leaders...
SA&M Client Lifestyle Solutions Receives Majority Investment from Prospect Hill Growth Partners
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP client Lifestyle Solutions, a leading drop-ship supplier of upholstered home furnishings in the e-commerce channel, has received a majority investment...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP Adds Senior Attorney Oral Caglar To Intellectual Property & Technology Transactions Practice
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP, Southern California’s leading business law firm, is pleased to announce that attorney Oral Caglar has joined the firm as Senior Counsel in...
Five SA&M Attorneys Named Southern California Rising Stars for 2021 by Thomson Reuters
The firm is pleased to announce that Karine Akopchikyan, Heather Antoine, John De La Merced, Neil Elan, and Celina Kirchner have been named to Thomson...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Represents Obsidianworks in Strategic Investment and Partnership with Endeavor’s cultural marketing agency 160over90
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP (SA&M) represented client Obsidianworks Creative (Obsidianworks) in a strategic investment and partnership with 160over90. The deal was announced on June...
SA&M Recognized Among Leading Law Firms by Chambers USA 2021
The firm is pleased to announce that prestigious legal ranking guide Chambers USA has recognized Stubbs Alderton Markiles, LLP as one of the top law...
SA&M Attorney John De La Merced Elected as the President of the UCLA Law Alumni Association Board of Directors
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is proud to announce that its attorney, John De La Merced, has been elected as the incoming President of the...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP Adds Leading Intellectual Property Attorney Adrian Cyhan to Intellectual Property & Technology Transactions Practice
Los Angeles, CA (January 25, 2021) – Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP, Southern California’s leading business law firm, has announced that nationally recognized intellectual property...
SA&M Partners Heather Antoine and Michael A. Sherman Nominated for LABJ's 2020 Leaders in Law Awards
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is proud to announce that two of its Partners, Heather Antoine and Michael A. Sherman, have been nominated for the...
SA&M Partner Kevin DeBré named 2021 Best Lawyers® 
August 20, 2020 — Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP attorney Kevin D. DeBré, Chair of the IP and Technology Transactions practice, was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the...
SA&M Attorney Celina Kirchner Included in the 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch
August 20, 2020 — Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that Celina Kirchner, an attorney in the Business Litigation practice,  has been included in...
3 Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Attorneys Honored as 2021 Best Lawyers in America
LOS ANGELES, CA, August 20, 2020 — Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that 3 lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP ranked in 2021
LOS ANGELES, CA, August 20, 2020 — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, for the tenth consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Stubbs Alderton & Markiles,...
SA&M Attorneys Published In Daily Journal
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles attorneys Mallory Petroli and Heather Antoine were featured in the Daily Journal for their article “CCPA Enforcement and Final Regulations.” Since the...
Eight Stubbs Alderton & Markiles’ Attorneys Listed As 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is pleased to announce that eight lawyers have been named to the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of...
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Attorneys Selected To 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars List
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP, one of Southern California’s leading business law firms, today announced that three attorneys of the firm have been selected to...
SA&M Preccelerator Managing Director Len Lanzi Featured on Spark xyz's Startup 2.0
SA&M Preccelerator Managing Director Len Lanzi was featured on Startup xyz’s video series, Startup 2.0. In the interview, conducted by Lucas Pols, Len covered topics...
SA&M Partner Scott Alderton Named to Southern California Super Lawyers 2013
Congratulations to SAM Partner Scott Alderton who has been named to Southern California Super Lawyers 2013.  Super Lawyers magazine names attorneys in each state who...
Stubbs Alderton Featured in LA Business Journal Story, 'Catching The Wave'
Stubbs Alderton is featured in the November 12th LA Business Journal story: “Catching the Wave – Service providers flock to Westside to shore up Silicon...
Santa Monica, Calif., November 8, 2012 – Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP, a leading Southern California business law firm, announced today the opening of its...
October 1, 2012 – Sherman Oaks, California – Louis Wharton, Partner at Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP, has been appointed to the Board of Trustees...
Louis Wharton Elected to Los Angeles Venture Association Board of Directors
SAM Partner Louis Wharton was recently elected to the Los Angeles Venture Association’s (LAVA) Board of Directors at its annual meeting.  The term for each...