A FOUL OR A FAIR USE: Use or abuse of the NCAA’s March Madness Mark

Media Coverage

The NCAA vigorously enforces its exclusive right to use the marks associated with its annual basketball tournament in March. And it goes into a full-court press to keep its mark from use by sports bars and gyms, restaurants and retailers. Thinking about running a promotion …

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Eckert Seamans announces attorney promotions for 2017

News Release

The members (partners) of the national law firm of Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC announced the election of five attorneys to the firm’s membership (partnership), effective April 1. The firm’s new members represent a diverse range of experience and have been promoted from within …

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Data Security and Privacy Alert: Experian Forecast Predicts Major Data Breach Trends for 2017

Legal Update

Experian Data Breach Resolution recently released its fourth annual Data Breach Industry Forecast. Experian says five data breach trends will dominate 2017: Aftershock password breaches will change system access security. “Aftershock” password breaches occur when attackers who previously captured login credentials continue to sell old credentials …

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Francis Pileggi to speak at National Association of Corporate Directors event: From Battlefield to Boardroom

DATE: February 22-24

TIME: Wednesday: 6-7:30 p.m., Thursday: 8 a.m.-6:15 p.m.; Friday: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

LOCATION: Park Hyatt, Washington, D.C.

Francis Pileggi will speak at the National Association of Corporate Directors’ “From Battlefield to Boardroom” three-day course. He will speak at the session “Role of the Delaware Courts,” in which he will discuss the unique and critical role the Delaware Courts play in business. More information and registration is available on the NACD website. […]