Copyright, Trademark and Patent-Related Issues
Fried Frank has a long history of providing pro bono support for charitable organizations, including those which provide legal services to the poor, artists, art institutions and other organizations that cannot afford to pay for legal counsel. The Firm has provided assistance in many areas, including copyright, trademark and patent-related issues.
The New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) is New York State's largest student-directed consumer, environmental and government reform organization. Fried Frank has assisted NYPIRG in its efforts to clarify ownership of proprietary mapping software used to provide services to the public such as "Who Represents Me?" and the Superfund Site Finder.