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JUSTIN M. JACOBSON NAMED SUPER LAWYER RISING STAR AGAIN

10-08-2019 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON NAMED SUPER LAWYER RISING STAR AGAIN (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson, Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. has been selected for a fourth year in a row as a 2019 Super Lawyer Rising Star. Mr. Jacobson will be listed in the New York Times Magazine as well as […]

Information On U.S. Trademark Specimens Of Use, “Actual Use” & “Intent-To-Use” Applications

Information On U.S. Trademark Specimens Of Use, “Actual Use” & “Intent-To-Use” Applications By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. In the United States, trademark rights in a mark are based on “actual use” of the name in commerce; consequently, an owner must actually be utilizing the mark in commerce for the particular goods or services in order […]

The #EsportsBizShow on Preediction – Episode 2: Esports Tournament Organizers – Cody Luongo

On October 3, 2019, Episode 2 of The #EsportsBizShow on Preediction aired featuring esports writer and Head of Communications for UGC, Cody Luongo on esports tournament organizers. In this episode, Cody explores tournament organizers, including looking at a variety of ways they generate revenue as well as explored some future innovations that may change the […]

The #EsportsBizShow on Preediction – Episode 1: Immigration & Visas in Esports – Pablo G. Velez, Esq.

On September 19, 2019, Episode 1 of The #EsportsBizShow on Preediction aired featuring Pablo G. Velez, Esq. of Velez & Cipriano, PLLC on immigration and visas in esports. In this episode, Pablo discusses the U.S. visa process, its applicability to the esports world and much more. Check the full interview here or below.

A Look At The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

A Look At The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. We have previously examined the European Union’s new GDRP statues aimed at regulating and monitoring how the collection of personal user data must be conducted and the requirements to protect this information.   In an effort to further protect its own citizens, California […]

JUSTIN M. JACOBSON SPEAKS AT SCRATCH ACADEMY AS PART OF THE SOUNDSHOP’S “MAKING MONEY IN MUSIC: STRATEGY & BUSINESS SAVVY” PANEL IN NEW YORK CITY

09/16/2019 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON SPEAKS AT SCRATCH ACADEMY AS PART OF THE SOUNDSHOP’S “MAKING MONEY IN MUSIC: STRATEGY & BUSINESS SAVVY” PANEL IN NEW YORK CITY (New York, NY) Justin M. Jacobson spoke at Scratch Academy in New York City as part of The Soundshop’s “Making Money In Music: Strategy & Business Savvy” presented […]

U.S. Trademark Protection For Slogans, Catchphrases & Tag Lines

U.S. Trademark Protection For Slogans, Catchphrases & Tag LinesBy Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Trademark law grants the owner of a particular mark the exclusive right to use a mark to differentiate the goods or services provided by them from those provided by another business or individual.  It functions as an identifier of the source of […]

Jacobson Brings Local After-School Program to NBA 2K League Studio

Jacobson Brings Local After-School Program to NBA 2K League Studio This past month, Justin M. Jacobson, Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. brought a local after-school program to visit the NBA 2K League Studio in Long Island City, New York. With some help from the Nets’s community manager, he organized a player “Meet and Greet” […]

Getting Ready For Season Three of the NBA 2K League

Getting Ready For Season Three of the NBA 2K League By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. As the second season of the NBA 2K League enters its final weeks, the excitement for the upcoming release of NBA 2K20 as well as the rapidly approaching third season of the NBA 2K League has caused many aspiring gaming […]

European Union’s GDPR: One Year Later

European Union’s GDPR: One Year Later By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. It has been one year since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect.  There are several lessons that we have learned since the law’s implementation and now have further insight on how to effectively deal with the newly enacted regulations.  […]