STEPHANIE A. CARROLL
Associate
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STEPHANIE A. CARROLL Associate
Stephanie (Grob) Carroll is an associate in the firm’s New York office.  Her practice focuses on litigation.

During law school, Stephanie was the student director of the Fashion Law Institute Pop-Up Clinic at Fordham University School of Law from Fall 2016 – Spring 2018.  Also, she participated in the Samuelson-Glushko Intellectual Property and Information Law Clinic for the Fall 2017 semester.
 
 
Adversarial Proceedings

Represented a global institutional investment firm in a successful ten day arbitration hearing regarding claims by a former employee, which resulted in an arbitrator dismissing all claims and awarding Claimant zero dollars from a demand of over $27 million.

Member of a team that successfully obtained a multimillion dollar settlement on behalf of a firm client.  The team was able to settle the matter without litigation in a single mediation.

Achieved back to back dismissals in a pair of privacy class actions against a firm client claiming violations of Florida’s Security of Communication Act (FSCA) and California’s Invasion of Privacy Act (CIPA).

Defended website owner/operators against putative class action claims asserting privacy violations under state wiretapping statutes.

Assisting in defending an insurance provider in TCPA class action claims related to use of outbound telemarketing.

Nirvana, LLC v. Marc Jacobs Int’l LLC et. al. (C.D. Cal.)
Representing Marc Jacobs International, LLC and retailers Saks Fifth Avenue and Neiman Marcus in pending copyright and trademark infringement action concerning the alleged infringement of intellectual property allegedly owned by the band Nirvana.

Steve Madden, Ltd. v. Jasmin Larian, LLC (S.D.N.Y.)
Assisted in representing fashion company Cult Gaia in trade dress litigation concerning the alleged infringement of distinctive handbag design by Steve Madden, Ltd.

Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

Bacardi & Co. Ltd. et al vs. Hatuey Carta Blanca Beverage Co. (TTAB)
Assisting in representing Bacardi brand in a U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board proceeding opposing registration of the mark HATUEY CARTA BLANCA RUM based on Bacardi’s HATUEY trademark registrations.

Counseling

Assisted luxury streetwear brand in assessment of intellectual property right prior to release of product line.
 

About

Stephanie (Grob) Carroll is an associate in the firm’s New York office.  Her practice focuses on litigation.

During law school, Stephanie was the student director of the Fashion Law Institute Pop-Up Clinic at Fordham University School of Law from Fall 2016 – Spring 2018.  Also, she participated in the Samuelson-Glushko Intellectual Property and Information Law Clinic for the Fall 2017 semester.
 

Experience

 
Adversarial Proceedings

Represented a global institutional investment firm in a successful ten day arbitration hearing regarding claims by a former employee, which resulted in an arbitrator dismissing all claims and awarding Claimant zero dollars from a demand of over $27 million.

Member of a team that successfully obtained a multimillion dollar settlement on behalf of a firm client.  The team was able to settle the matter without litigation in a single mediation.

Achieved back to back dismissals in a pair of privacy class actions against a firm client claiming violations of Florida’s Security of Communication Act (FSCA) and California’s Invasion of Privacy Act (CIPA).

Defended website owner/operators against putative class action claims asserting privacy violations under state wiretapping statutes.

Assisting in defending an insurance provider in TCPA class action claims related to use of outbound telemarketing.

Nirvana, LLC v. Marc Jacobs Int’l LLC et. al. (C.D. Cal.)
Representing Marc Jacobs International, LLC and retailers Saks Fifth Avenue and Neiman Marcus in pending copyright and trademark infringement action concerning the alleged infringement of intellectual property allegedly owned by the band Nirvana.

Steve Madden, Ltd. v. Jasmin Larian, LLC (S.D.N.Y.)
Assisted in representing fashion company Cult Gaia in trade dress litigation concerning the alleged infringement of distinctive handbag design by Steve Madden, Ltd.

Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

Bacardi & Co. Ltd. et al vs. Hatuey Carta Blanca Beverage Co. (TTAB)
Assisting in representing Bacardi brand in a U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board proceeding opposing registration of the mark HATUEY CARTA BLANCA RUM based on Bacardi’s HATUEY trademark registrations.

Counseling

Assisted luxury streetwear brand in assessment of intellectual property right prior to release of product line.