Competitor’s Comparative Advertising: Practical Guide and Best Practices in Winning Your Claims in 2016

Broadcast Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Communications Law
Scott W. Pink
Melissa Pittaoulis
Michael T. Mervis


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About NERA Economic Consulting

NERA Economic Consulting ( is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA’s economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world’s leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

NERA’s clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world’s largest economic consultancies. With its main office in New York City, NERA serves clients from more than 25 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific


About Proskauer Rose LLP

Proskauer is a leading international law firm focused on creating value. Founded in New York City in 1875 and with over 700+ lawyers active in virtually every major market worldwide, the firm is recognized not only for its legal excellence, but also its dedication to client service.

Their clients include many of the world’s top companies, financial institutions, investment funds, not-for-profit institutions, governmental entities and other organizations across industries and borders. In addition to New York, they have offices in Beijing, Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Paris, São Paulo and Washington, D.C., as well as Boca Raton, Newark and New Orleans.

Proskauer's False Advertising & Trademark Group bring decades of collective experience to the representation of many of the world’s largest and most iconic companies, and their experience and sophistication in this area is unparalleled. The National Law Journal featured Proskauer on its 2014 Intellectual Property Hot List and U.S. News-Best Lawyers named Proskauer “Law Firm of the Year 2013” in Advertising. They           have also received the highest possible rating in advertising litigation in Chambers USA, The Legal 500 United States and U.S. News and World Report in every edition in which those publications have rated   advertising lawyers.