Sara L. Edelman is a partner in the Advertising, Marketing & Promotions and Intellectual Property Practice Groups of Davis & Gilbert. Her practice is focused on advising media companies, advertising agencies, and advertisers on all aspects of copyright, trademark, right of publicity and false advertising law. In addition, Ms. Edelman regularly reviews and provides advice concerning the creation and production of advertising materials and drafts and negotiates a wide variety of agreements including talent contracts, music licenses, voiceover agreements, sponsorship agreements, consulting agreements, photographer agreements and licenses for other creative content.
Ms. Edelman also has considerable experience resolving complex issues and disputes involving claims of copyright infringement, violations of the rights of publicity, misappropriation of idea and false advertising, and is often involved in disputes before the National Advertising Division, the World Intellectual Property Organization and the National Arbitration Forum, and other adversarial proceedings related to these areas of law.
Ms. Edelman’s clients include entertainment, fashion and media companies, artists and musicians. She represents, among others, The Donna Karan Company, TED Conferences, Laird + Partners and TBWA/Chiat/Day.