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Terese L. Arenth

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T: (516) 873-2000 Ext. 235
F: (516) 873-2010
E: tarenth@moritthock.com

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Terese Arenth is a Partner with the firm and serves as Chair of its Promotional Marketing and Advertising Practice Group within its Intellectual Property Department. Ms. Arenth concentrates her practice in promotional marketing, advertising and Internet/new media, as well as commercial and corporate litigation.  She also has significant involvement in the firm’s intellectual property and cybersecurity practice areas.

Ms. Arenth’s substantial experience in the firm’s regulatory, promotional marketing and advertising matters includes counseling clients in all aspects of direct marketing promotions, with an emphasis on promotions involving sweepstakes, contests, cause-related marketing and telemarketing, including sweepstakes, contests and promotion rules and compliance, as well as sweepstakes registration, review of advertising collateral, COPPA compliance, TCPA compliance, endorsements and the negotiation and drafting of promotion-related agreements such as joint sponsor, event sponsorship, prize fulfillment and vendor agreements, publicity releases and spokesperson, brand ambassador, and talent agreements. She also handles matters involving a variety of licensing, distribution and general corporate transactions, primarily in connection with the counseling, negotiation and drafting of sponsorship, licensing and distribution agreements, online privacy policies and website terms of use. Ms. Arenth handles complex arbitrations and litigation in both State and Federal Courts, focusing on TCPA claims, business disputes, trademark, copyrights and unfair competition and domain name disputes.

Prior to joining the firm in 1996, Ms. Arenth began her career at the Manhattan law firm offices of Dow Lohnes & Albertson, a Washington DC-based firm, and Baer Marks & Upham LLP.

Education

St. John’s University School of Law, J.D. 1989
Associate Justice of the Moot Court Executive Board First Place Award in National Moot Court Competition Kramer, Dillof, Tessel, Duffy and Moore Appellate Argument Award
St. John’s University, B.S. 1987 magna cum laude

Admissions

Ms. Arenth is admitted to practice in New York. She is also admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.

Affiliations

Ms. Arenth is an active member of the Brand Activation Association (f/k/a) the Promotion Marketing Association and its Government and Legal Affairs Committee, as well as its NYC Chapter Committee. She is also an active member of the Direct Marketing Association and the Direct Marketing Club of New York, in addition to the Intellectual Property Law Section of the American Bar Association where she served two terms (2011-2013) as Chair of its Promotion & Marketing Law Committee and previously served two terms (2009-2011) as its Vice-Chair. Ms. Arenth has served as a speaker and author on various advertising, marketing and intellectual property law-related topics, including having served as a speaker and contributing author in connection with Aspatore’s “Inside the Mind” series on Recent Developments in Advertising Law and the Promotion Marketing Association’s Annual Law Conference and its Promotional Marketing Law Treatise and contributing to the ABA’s Annual Review of Intellectual Property Law Developments 2009 and 2010.

Ms. Arenth is a member of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association and is a contributing author to the ELFA’s online State Law Compendium. She serves as a member of the New York City Bar Association, as well as the Nassau County Bar Association, participating in the Intellectual Property, Sports, Entertainment and Media Law, and Commercial Litigation Committees. Ms. Arenth sits on the Advisory Board for Moms Who Kick Inc. She also sits on the Advisory Board for The Women’s Financial Group (TWFG), previously serving on its Board of Directors for several years, in addition to then serving as Chair of its membership committee.

Recognitions

2017-Long Island Outstanding Women in Law Award Hofstra University School of Law
2017-Who’s Who In Intellectual Property Law Long Island Business News
2015 ALM Top-Rated LI Lawyer Annual Legal Leaders Guide
2014-Long Island’s Top 50 Most Influential Women In Business Long Island Business News
2014-Who’s Who In Women In Professional Services Long Island Business News
2013-Long Island’s Top 50 Most Influential Women In Business Long Island Business News
2012-Who’s Who In Women In Professional Services Long Island Business News
2010-Who’s Who In Women In Professional Services Long Island Business News
2007-Who’s Who In Women In Professional Services Long Island Business News

 

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