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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.  […]

Quoted: “Tenney v. FaZe Clan Proves Esports Can No Longer Be Ignored” On Advocacy For Fairness In Sports

On June 6, 2019, sports and esports publication, Advocacy For Fairness In Sports, quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. on the pending Tenney v. Faze Clan decision and its potential impact on player and talent individual representation within esports.  In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the potential benefits of individual […]

Quoted: “Toronto Raptors’ Kawhi Leonard Accuses Nike of Hand Logo Theft” on Bloomberg Law

On June 4, 2019, news publication, Bloomberg Law, quoted Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq., President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. on the pending lawsuit between NBA player, Kawhi Leonard and athletic apparel company, Nike regarding copyright and trademark protections.  In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the potential novel issue existing between a trademark rights holder and […]

Current Best Practices for Copyright

Current Best Practices for CopyrightBy Jeffrey E. Jacobson The Supreme Court’s recent decision in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com, LLC is a wake-up call and crucial reminder on the importance of timely copyright registrations.  Which works to register is always a question.  In an ideal world, we would register everything; however that can […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on NBA2K Zone Podcast

On May 31, 2019, NBA2K League esports podcast, The 2K Zone interviewed Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. In his interview, Justin discusses the NBA 2K League, his ideas on team chemistry as well as on new player recruitment and much more. Check the full interview here or below.

The “Sturgis Motorcycle Rally” Circuit Court of Appeals’ Decision

The “Sturgis Motorcycle Rally” Circuit Court of Appeals’ DecisionBy Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. Last year, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit ruled on an appeal from the United States District of Court for the District of South Dakota.  The Federal Court in Rapid City held a jury trial on Sturgis Motorcycle […]