Intellectual Property Law

Damian & Valori LLP provides advice and representation to plaintiffs and defendants in intellectual property matters involving trademark and copyright infringement, unfair competition, theft of trade secrets, false or unfair advertising and infringement of the rights of publicity.

The Firm’s principals have successfully obtained and defeated preliminary injunctions involving intellectual property claims and have successfully tried and settled numerous intellectual property matters.

Representative Cases

Kraft Foods Global, Inc. and Kraft Foods Holdings, Inc. v. Global Beverage Enterprises, Inc., Case No. 07-cv-60206 (FAM), United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, Miami Division (representation of drink manufacturer in trademark and injunction and damages claims).

Love Life v. Love Life Collection, Case No. 09-11280 CA 40, Eleventh Judicial Circuit in and for Miami Dade County (representation of licensor of intellectual property relating to dress patterns against licensee to enforce license agreement).

Dippin’ Dots, Inc. v. Concessions a La Mode, Inc., Frosty Bites Distributor of Florida, Inc., Frosty Bites Retail of Florida, Inc. and F. Robert Esty, Jr., Case No. 00-1981-CIV-HUCK, United States District Court, Southern District of Florida (representation of former retail seller in claims brought against him by a distributor alleging violation a non-compete agreement, trademark infringement, and misappropriation of trade secrets).

Lindburgers, Inc. v. L.A. Foods, Inc., Case No. 03-80176-CIV-RYSKAMP, United States District Court, Southern District of Florida (representation of restaurant owner and his company in defending claims for trademark infringement, trademark dilution, and breach of contract).

Fairytale Fragrances v. The Walt Disney Company, Case No. 97-4376-CIV-Graham, United States District Court, Southern District of Florida (representation of The Walt Disney Company and related Disney entities in defending trademark infringement and related claims brought by entrepreneur using fairy tale names as trademarks).