Arnold P. LutzkerLutzker & Lutzker LLP1233 20th Street, N.W.Suite 703Washington, D.C. 20036, U.S.A.
Intellectual Property (Copyright and Trademark) / Intellectual Property Litigation (Internet Law)
Bio• CCNY, B.A. magna cum laude • Harvard Law School, J.D. cum laude • Legislative assistant, Cong. Jonathan B. Bingham (D-NY) 1971-72 • General Counsel, Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington, 1987-present • Board Member, Washington DC International Filmfest, 2000-present • Counsel to touring exhibitions Jewels of the Romanovs: Treasures of the Russian Imperial Court (1996-1998), Palace of Gold & Light: Treasures of the Topkapi (2000-2001); President, Cultural Treasures Foundation (organizing: Treasures of Catherine the Great and Her Palace: The Amber Room and Other Mysteries) • Special Counsel to Directors Guild of America (1986-1998), Artists Rights Foundation and The Film Foundation (1991-present), and The Johnson Group; producer of Paper Clips (Miramax Release, 2004) • Author - Books: Content Rights for Creative Professionals: Copyrights and Trademarks in a Digital Age (Focal Press, 2002) (translated into Russian, 2005); Copyright & Trademarks for Media Professionals (Focal Press, 1997); Co-author: Artists, Technology & the Ownership of Creative Content (The Norman Lear Center at the USC Annenberg School for Communications, 2003); Growing Pains: Adapting Copyright for Libraries, Education, and Society (Rothman, 1997); Legal Problems in Broadcasting (Great Plains University Press, 1974); Videos - Copyright Compliance Series For Educators (Taylor Communications 2006); Copyrights: The Internet, Multimedia and the Law (Taylor Communications, 1997); Articles (partial list) "Altering the Contours of Copyright - The DMCA and the Unanswered Questions of Paramount Pictures Corp. v. 321 Studios," 21 Santa Clara Computer & High Technology Law Journal 561 (March, 2005); "Trademarks and the Information Superhighway," Trademark World, Sept. 1995; "Overview of Copyright Licensing & the Internet," Licensing Journal (Aug. 2000) • Selected as Washington DC "Super Lawyer" • Assigned Martindale Hubbell's highest AV rating