News/Events

April 23, 2014

Eric Osterberg Featured at Joint Patent Practice Seminar

Eric Osterberg spoke today at the Marriott Marquis in New York City on the topic of divided infringement and the Akamai v. Limelight case now pending before the Supreme Court.

March 14, 2014

Osterberg’s Recommendation for Entrepreneurs on Carol Roth’s Business Unplugged

Osterberg’s suggestion is number 21 on Carol’s list, available here.

March 10, 2014

Eric Osterberg LLC Quoted in Connecticut Law Tribune

Eric Osterberg commented on new legislation aimed at patent trolls in Troll Patrol: Officials Want To Address Patent Troll Problem In Conn. by Jay Stapleton.

January 6, 2014

Osterberg LLC Opens New York City Office

View the press release here. Law360 article here.

October 23, 2013

American Chemical Society

Eric Osterberg will be speaking at the Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society at the Omni Hotel in New Haven on October 23, 2013.  The topic will be Copyright issues to consider when publishing.

August 28, 2013

Business Owners’ Guide to Trademarks and Service Marks

Eric Osterberg was interviewed by Jacqueline Crosby on the legal podcast Legalocity on August 28, 2013.  The discussion covered a wide range of trademark issues of concern to most businesses.  The podcast is available for listening here.

July 1, 2013

A Decade of Substantial Similarity

The 2013 annual supplement to our treatise Substantial Similarity in Copyright Law is now available.  It is a complete replacement of the entire text, so if you’ve fallen behind, now is an excellent time to update.  It has now been 10 years since the first publication.  Thank you to PLI and all who have contributed to its longevity.

Sunday through Tuesday June 9-11, 2013

Copyright Society of the USA Annual Meeting

Eric Osterberg will attend the annual meeting of the Copyright Society of the USA at the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, NY June 9-11, 2013.

Thursday October 11, 2012 3 p.m. Eastern

Law Seminars International TeleBriefing

Eric Osterberg will chair a 90 minute TeleBriefing sponsored by Law Seminars International entitled “Proving Irreparable Harm: Practical Tips For IP Practitioners”   LSI offers a discount of $25 off of the regular registration rate to Osterberg LLC clients and colleagues.  Please contact LSI to register, or with any questions (800) 854-8009.

Monday August 13, 2012

Connecticut Law Tribune, Hartford CT

Eric Osterberg litigates a wide range of cases in the areas of intellectual property, technology and telecommunications, technology.

A ‘Lone Wolf’ Starts New Intellectual Property Firm

Thursday August 2, 2012

News-Times, Danbury CT

National Intellectual Property Expert Eric Osterberg Opens Law Firm in Stamford

http://www.newstimes.com/business/press-releases/article/National-Intellectual-Property-Expert-Eric-3757333.php

Tuesday April 24, 2012

WESFACCA, Stamford CT

Eric Osterberg co-presented a program on IP Basics with John Yankovich of Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero & Perle.

http://www.acc.com/chapters/wesfacca/index.cfm?eventiD=11918

Friday April 13, 2012

20th Annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference

Eric Osterberg participated in a panel discussion of electronic discovery in IP cases with Dr. Klaus Grabinski of the German Federal Supreme Court, Chief Judge Randall Rader of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Judge Jed Rakoff of the Southern District of New York, Paul Keller of Allen & Overy, and Lord Justice Kitchin (Ret.) of the London Court of Appeals, Civil Division.

http://fordhamipconference.com/ 

Past Speaking Engagements

12 for 2012, 12 Things Every Business Needs to Know About IP This Year, Norwalk, CT, February 2, 2012.

IP For Insurance Lawyers, Chartis Insurance, December 8, 2010.

We’ve Just Been Sued for IP Infringement: Are We Covered?, Connecticut Bar Association, June 9, 2008.

Understanding the Value of Your Clients’ IP, Fairfield County Bar, February 13, 2007.

Copyright Basics, Bridging-the-Gap:  Intellectual Property, NYSBA October 27, 2005.

Peer to Peer – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, USPTO Academy on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, September 16, 2005, August 10, 2005.

Digital Piracy, USPTO Academy on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, September 16, 2005, August 9, 2005.

Copyright on the Internet, Fordham Law School, February 2005.

Digital Piracy, Scholastic, Inc. CLE Lecture, January 2005.

Digital Piracy, Brown Raysman CLE Lecture, June 2004.

How Do I Tell If Two Works Are Substantially Similar?, Copyright Society of the South, February 2004.

Intellectual Property for Business – CoolTea, April 2003.

Intellectual Property Risk Management & Insurance, Licensing Executives Society Winter Meeting 2003.

Recent Developments in Copyright Law, Brown Raysman CLE Lecture, September 2002.

Interviews

Knock It Off, Connecticut Law Tribune, May 17, 2010.

Bully Tactic: WWE Goes Toe-to-Toe With Wine School, Connecticut Law Tribune, October 19, 2009.

Are Technology Patents Lost on Jurors?, The Connecticut Law Tribune, October 14, 2009.

Jury to Judge: Huh? Complex IP Cases Highlight Need for Simple Explanations, Connecticut Law Tribune, October 12, 2009.

Thou Salt Not Knock Off, The American, September 14, 2007.

Lights, Camera…Legal Action, Connecticut Law Tribune, July 25, 2007.

A World of trouble; Livingston man fights pageant over Web sites, Newark Star Ledger, July 24, 2005.

Justices united against Internet piracy; Software makers could face the music for illegal downloads, Newark Star Ledger, Tuesday, June 28, 2005.