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Shield Your Intellectual Property From Infringement

At Simkin & Associates, Inc., we represent artists, models, musicians and movie industry clients in copyright and trademark infringement matters. Our Los Angeles business law firm provides a strong voice for individuals and production companies who want to protect unpublished work, contest the unpermitted use of copyrighted works and register works with the U.S. Copyright Office.

Don’t Let Copyright Infringement Hurt Your Business

Our copyright experts serve Southern California painters, photographers, models, movie producers, songwriters and recording artists in matters involving:

  • Protection of unpublished work
  • Copyright infringement disputes
  • Trademark infringement disputes
  • Registration with the U.S. Copyright Office
  • Protection from foreign piracy
  • Internet law

We pursue the rights of clients in cases involving stolen images and the unauthorized posting of protected work on the internet. Our attorneys respond to violating domain owners and domain hosts. We obtain injunctions and prevent continued violations of state and federal law. We apply a working knowledge of the Copyright Act (Title 17 of the US code) and California copyright laws including:

  • Section 106 (3)
  • Section 512 – known as the Digital Millennium Copyright Protection Act; suing for remedies
  • Section 101
  • California section 3344 – damages for unauthorized commercial use of images

Copyright and other intellectual property claims are nuanced matters, requiring close understanding of recent changes in the applicable laws and depth of knowledge regarding relevant cases. At Simkin & Associates, Inc., we have the resources and proficiency to address these matters swiftly and to the best possible outcome.

Meet With Our Seasoned Litigators

If you have questions about the use of copyrighted material or trademarks, call or email our experienced copyright attorneys. We provide initial telephone consultations on a wide range of copyright and business law matters. Contact us here or call 310-788-9089.