Marc Lieberstein

Marc Lieberstein

Marc Lieberstein is the co-chair of the Franchise Group and Retail & Consumer Goods Industry Team at Kilpatrick Townsend LLP. His practice focuses on intellectual property licensing and franchising in the retail/consumer goods and services areas, fashion/apparel and accessories, food and beverage, and commercial/industrial design, including the drafting, negotiation and enforcement of license and franchise documents and agreements, as well as implementation of branding and commercialization objectives for clients via licensing and franchising.

In conjunction with the services above, he counsels clients on creating effective strategies for procuring, protecting and enforcing their global intellectual property assets. Marc has also participated in and used alternative dispute resolution forums such as arbitration and mediation to enforce intellectual property rights.

Marc frequently lectures and writes on intellectual property issues for a variety of intellectual property organizations and publications, including International Trademark Association (INTA), New York State Bar Association Intellectual Property Section, and the American Bar Association Forum on Franchising, The Franchise Lawyer (ABA), Franchise Law Journal (ABA), National Law Journal, IP Strategist, The New York Law Journal, Lexis/Nexis Practical Law, and The Licensing Journal.

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Marc Lieberstein joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the elements of contracts as a result of this unprecedented pandemic shutdown, including more force majeure and other contingent considerations.
Marc Lieberstein joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the impacts of the current pandemic on the franchise industry, as well as how the industry will do business in the future in anticipation of another such event.
Marc Lieberstein joins Jim Blasingame to reveal why the contractually explicit and common law implicit aspect of force majeure will increasingly be part of business in the post-pandemic marketplace.