Nancy A. Del PizzoAssociate
Practice AreasComplex and Commercial LitigationIntellectual Property
Nancy Del Pizzo helps solve commercial disputes, including those involving intellectual property matters such as trademark, trade dress, copyright and patent infringement, domain name disputes, source codes, misappropriation of trade secrets and unfair competition, defamation, libel and trade libel. She also drafts intellectual property-related agreements and drafts and files copyright registrations. Nancy is admitted to the New Jersey and New York State bars in addition to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. She has appeared before additional courts on a pro hac vice basis.
Recent Speaking Engagements
* Panelist, New Jersey ICLE’s GLBT Update, Ethics, February 2012.
* Judge, 16th Annual Yale Mock Trial Invitational, December 4, 2011.
* Panelist, NJSBA GLBT Rights Section, Trademark and Related Issues in the GLBT Community, October 25, 2011.
* Moderator and Panelist, NJSBA GLBT Rights Section, Opening the Closet Door – Coming Out in the Workplace, September 27, 2011.
Author, “If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It,” New Jersey Law Journal Magazine – Special Edition on LGBT Rights, June 2013.
Contributing Author, American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law’s Annual Review of Intellectual Property Law Developments, 2011 and 2010.
Co-Author, “The Thief, the Cook and The Egg,” New Jersey Women Lawyers Association 3rd Annual Platinum Gala, March 24, 2010.
Co-Author, “Keyword Advertising ‘Use in Commerce’: A Pro Plaintiff Trend Emerges,” American Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Litigation newsletter, Vol. 20, No. 2, Winter 2009.
Co-Author, “Today’s Reverse Confusion Doctrine,” Bloomberg Law Reports –Intellectual Property, April 30, 2007.
Author, “Developing a Uniform Test for ‘Reverse Confusion’ Trademark Cases in the Sports and Entertainment Industries,” Seton Hall University School of Law Journal of Sports & Entertainment Law, 2004.