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Kelly / Warner Law Practice Areas

  • Business Competition Law

  • Online Defamation
  • Trade Libel
  • Trade Secret Misappropriation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Unfair Competition
  • Antitrust
  • Intellectual Property Law

  • Copyrights
  • Trademarks
  • Licensing
  • Illegal Downloading
  • Trade Dress
  • Cybersquatting
  • Tech Startup & Business Law

  • Business Formation
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Corporate Governance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Video Game & Tech
  • Bankruptcy
  • Internet & Marketing Law

  • Online Privacy
  • Revenge Porn
  • Online Marketing
  • Mobile Marketing
  • FTC Compliance

Kelly / Warner Law Blog


The ACLU is going after the State of Arizona for a broadly worded revenge porn law. Is the ACLU going overboard with its First Amendment claim, or is Arizona's revenge porn law a censoring mess waiting to happen?

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Is it possible to trademark a common word? Well, yes and no. If the word is distinct and trans-formative, then yes. But otherwise, not so much. Seidman v. Chobani -- is a good common one-word trademark infringement case study.

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Should you trust reviews on Yelp and other consumer review websites? Are they all fair? Do you run a review website? The latest decision in Levitt v. Yelp sheds light on the courts' current view of "gripe sites" and whether or not they have the right to manipulate reviews "in exchange" for advertising packages. The courts opinion is of interest to all business owners and anybody who trusts online reviews.

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A new Internet statute has hit California law books. Dubbed "the Yelp law," it forbids the use of contracts with non-disparagement clauses. Yes, it is a win for free speech advocates, but many small business owners are not thrilled about the development.

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FTC marketing news update

The Federal Trade Commission is responsible for protecting consumers from unfair and deceptive marketing. So, every month, we compile summaries of the most important FTC marketing news for all you online marketers out there. Click through to get the goods for September 2014.

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Kelly / Warner is a well-respected, top-rated law firm for 21st century businesses, professionals and entrepreneurs. We also represent private individuals dealing with online defamation, revenge porn and cyberbullying challenges. Kelly / Warner represents clients around the world, and we focus on business, Internet, competition, marketing, intellectual property and libel law. All Kelly / Warner attorneys and support staff are exceptionally tech-savvy; we even have a programmer on staff to assist with digital forensic needs. The key to our success? We don't take cases that we know are duds, our connections often prove invaluable to the parties we represent, and we craft creative solutions unique to our clients' needs. More »