Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • J.D., Loyola Law School, 2009
    Order of the Coif

    Note & Comment Editor, Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review

    Sayre Macneil Scholar

    St. Thomas More Law Honor Society
  • B.A., cum laude, University of California at Berkeley, 2006
    Order of Omega Honor Society

    National Society of Collegiate Scholars
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Schuyler B. Sorosky

Associate

Schuyler Sorosky is a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Litigation Group. Her practice covers a wide range of intellectual property matters, including trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, rights of publicity, and domain name disputes. She has experience representing clients in copyright and trademark litigation and in handling a variety of business and entertainment matters. Schuyler also has experience counseling clients on intellectual property related issues and defending companies in trade secret and unfair competition cases.

Schuyler has appeared before both state and federal courts.

Prior to joining Venable, Schuyler served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Richard Fruin in the Los Angeles Superior Court.

Significant Matters

  • Represented high-profile director and producer's estate in connection with a commission dispute with a well-known talent agency.
  • Successfully represented a leading celebrity news website in a copyright infringement action.
  • Counseled companies on various trademark and other intellectual property related issues.
  • Represented leading specialty construction company in a matter involving trade secret and conspiracy claims arising from the hiring of individuals from a competitor.
  • Represented top music record and publishing companies in a copyright infringement action.
  • Obtained summary judgment for A-list actor in a complex case involving wiretapping and privacy issues.
  • Represented former CFO in an action involving whistleblowing, fraud, and breach of contract claims.
  • Defended a company in the settlement negotiations of a consumer class action.
  • Represented a company in a contract dispute involving complex commercial issues.
  • Represented the creditors committee and liquidating trustee in the bankruptcy of a major automaker.
  • Represented employers in wage and hour, wrongful termination, and employment discrimination cases.
  • Represented an Internet company in a trademark infringement matter.
  • Represented a well-known entertainment agency in various commission disputes with talent.
  • Defended a beauty product company against claims of false advertising and unfair competition.
  • Counseled a production company in various guild matters.
  • Won a civil harassment injunction.

Pro Bono
Notable pro bono matters include:
  • Handled an adoption through the Alliance for Children's Rights.
  • Successfully settled an unlawful detainer action prior to trial.