Elizabeth Altman is an associate in the firm’s Litigation practice group, representing a variety of clients in copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property matters. She regularly counsels clients on copyright registration and enforcement, as well as assisting clients with trademark issues, including U.S. trademark portfolio management and prosecution.
Elizabeth earned her J.D. with a concentration in Intellectual Property and Information Law. While in law school, she interned with CDAS, the Honorable Ona T. Wang, Christie’s Auction House, and Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem. She also served as an editor and research assistant to Professor Shlomit Yansky-Ravid concerning an article she co-wrote on artificial intelligence, bias and the need for a modification of the current copyright regime to accommodate new AI technology.
- U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
- Fordham University School of Law, JD, cum laude
- Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Notes & Articles Editor
- University of Wisconsin – Madison, BS, Phi Beta Kappa
- Contractual Disruptions: How They Arise and How to Prepare, Digital Media Licensing Association (DMLA), June 11, 2020 (co-authored with Tyler Horowitz)
- Copyright 2020 Law & Practice USA, Chambers & Partners (co-authored with Nancy E. Wolff, Scott J. Sholder and Sara Gates)
- “Virtual Reality: Blending the Real World with Copying,” The Routledge Companion to Copyright and Creativity in the 21st Century, forthcoming (co-authored with Kenneth N. Swezey)
Associations and Activities
- Copyright Society of the USA (CSUSA)
- Media Law Resource Center (MLRC)