No matter what the type of organization, playing an active role in the political decision-making process and policy formation is no longer a luxury—it is an imperative.
A coronavirus pandemic (or even the threat of such a pandemic) could easily make it more difficult for parties to perform their obligations under many types of contracts—especially contracts requiring travel or involving the delivery of goods and services. In the event that one of the parties to a contract can’t perform as a result of an actual or potential coronavirus outbreak, would the doctrine of force majeure allow them to suspend their performance or terminate the contract?
Laura Langberg litigates complex commercial matters, including disputes over high-value contractual and real property issues. Additionally, Laura represents commercial and gaming clients in a variety of disputes, including intellectual property and defamation matters. She has represented clients in state and federal courts in Nevada and California, and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. She litigates trademark and copyright disputes on behalf of international hospitality and gaming companies; for example, recovering infringing domain names under cybersquatting laws.
Counsel to former members of Creedence Clearwater Revival in licensing royalty and trademark cases against record label and John Fogerty in the Central District of California.
Represented a corporation holding a large number of trademarks and domain names in a variety of actions seeking recovery of infringing domain names and damages for trademark infringement.
Board of Directors, Collaboration Center Foundation
Copyright Owners May Need to Reassess Copyright Registration Strategy in Light of Supreme Court Ruling Brownstein Client Alert, March 8, 2019
FTC Puts Social Media Influencers on Notice for Possible Violations of the Truth-in-Advertising Laws
Co-author, Brownstein Client Alert, May 24, 2017
Post-Grokster Contributory Copyright Liability and Potential P2P Entitlement to the DMCA ISP Safe Harbors6 Va. Sports & Ent. L.J. 209, 2007
Super Lawyers, Mountain States, 2013 - 2015
CALI Award Recipient, Advanced Intellectual Property Seminar, 2006
State Bar of Nevada
California State Bar
Clark County Bar Association
Nevada State Bar Association Intellectual Property Section Secretary, 2012
Nevada State Bar Association Intellectual Property Section CLE Committee Co-Chair, 2010-2011