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June 3rd, 2014
Frankfurt Kurnit in Chambers 2014
For the tenth consecutive year Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business recognized Frankfurt Kurnit.
On our advertising practice:
What the team is known for: Specialist advertising law practice, a component of a larger media and entertainment department. Offers deep expertise and experience in the field. Recognized in particular for its strong transactional and regulatory capabilities, but also capable in contentious matters. Represents major advertising agencies and brands.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): "What I have found valuable about Frankfurt’s attorneys is their practical approach to the legal advice they provide. They do not just take the most conservative position, but instead help you work through the benefits and risks of taking a particular approach and suggest alternatives to manage those risks." … "A high-quality practice."
Significant clients: Nike, Cripsin Porter + Bogusky, Tribeca Enterprises, 72 and Sunny
On our media and entertainment practice:
What the team is known for: Multidisciplinary media and entertainment practice with expertise across all platforms. Represents clients within the music, film, television and theater spheres, as well as in news and fashion. Also represents banks and investors in relation to entertainment project finance.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): "We found them to be experts at what they do and we would hire them in a second for our negotiating."
Significant clients: Robert De Niro, Zero Point Zero Productions, Sirens Media, Penske Media
On our intellectual property practice:
What the team is known for: Sophisticated trademark and copyright practice with a wide client following within media and entertainment, consumer products and sports. Noted for its advice across all aspects of registration, portfolio management, enforcement and litigation.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): "I knew they were the right fit for us because they are practical, conscious of costs and have a real knack for zeroing in on where efforts should be focused." … "They provide very good value and have people who are very knowledgeable about the area but also look to find real business solutions."
Significant clients: The Authors Guild, Estate of Humphrey Bogart, NHL Enterprises, Scholastic, The Tribeca Film Festival
Chambers praised the following Frankfurt Kurnit attorneys individually: Jeffrey A Greenbaum, Richard B Heller, Richard Hofstetter, Candice Kersh, Rick Kurnit, Mark Merriman, Brian Murphy, Edward H Rosenthal, Terri Seligman, and Maura Wogan.
Super Bowl All-Nighter Leads to Award-Winning Travel Ban Brief
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) awarded our law firm the Edward Brodsky Founders Award in recognition of our work for the ADL in the Trump “travel ban” cases. Bloomberg BNA covered the award, summarized our amicus brief arguments, and explained how our brief came together.
June 21 2017
Frankfurt Kurnit in The Legal 500 2017
The Legal 500, a London-based directory of leading lawyers, listed Frankfurt Kurnit for Media, Technology & Telecom work (Marketing and Advertising) in Tier 1 in its 2017 edition
June 15 2017
Frankfurt Kurnit in Chambers 2017
For the thirteenth consecutive year Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business recognized Frankfurt Kurnit. Chambers USA ranked us for our: Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory, Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright, Media & Entertainment: Entertainment Litigation, and Media & Entertainment: Film, Music, Television & Theater work.
June 13 2017