Ms. Pifher advises clients in the areas of intellectual property prosecution, licensing and technology agreements and strategies, as well as advertising and entertainment matters. Ms. Pifher's intellectual property counseling includes assisting clients in the selection, clearance and enforcement of trademarks and securing copyright protection for creative works. Clients also look to Ms. Pifher to draft and negotiate domestic and international intellectual property and technology agreements, advising on corporate branding programs and portfolios, as well as on-line and print advertising and promotional campaigns and initiatives.
Ms. Pifher's entertainment law practice extends to a broad range of legal matters on behalf of writers, musicians, artists, and producers, including privacy and publicity rights and negotiating and preparing agreements for music, television, literary works, and multi-media projects.
She counsels clients with domain name disputes, and provides representation in opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial & Appeal Board. She also represents clients seeking copyright registrations in the U.S. Copyright Office and in copyright infringement matters.