(646) 517-0600 info@steger-law.com


Since 2005 Michael D. Steger has provided effective legal solutions for businesses. Mr. Steger brings over two decades of legal experience to assist his client, with expertise in intellectual property, entertainment, corporate and litigation matters.

Prior to starting his own practice Mike Steger worked for national law firms in Los Angeles and spent five years as in-house counsel for Fox Television. This business experience provides leads to efficient, cost-effective service to his clients, whether they are startups or mid-size corporations.

Based in New York City, with an office in the Hudson Valley, the firm handles litigation in New York and copyright, trademark, entertainment and business matters throughout the United States. Please explore the site for a more detailed description of Mr. Steger’s practice. If you have questions or would like to speak with an attorney, please call or email our offices to make an appointment

Firm News:

Michael Steger recently discussed a court’s decision awarding $1 million in sanctions against the daughter of Stan Lee in a case involving the ownership of some of Lee’s intellectual property that had previously been litigated:

Client and Lawyers Sanctioned for Ignoring Res Judicata

Michael Steger will present a webinar — Life of the Author: Copyright Issues in Estate Planning and Estate Administration on Friday January 22nd at 10am EST.  For more information or to register, click below

Life of the Author: Copyright Issues in Estate Planning and Administration

Michael Steger discusses intellectual property litigation tips for Non-IP litigators:

ABA Sound Advice

Michael Steger discusses recent decisions requiring specific pleadings for copyright infringement cases against anonymous online pornography users in the ABA’s Litigation News

Pleading Standard Heightened for Anonymous Online Activity

Pilar Kraman and Michael Steger discuss business development for young IP litigators

Business Development for Young IP Litigators

Michael Steger discusses attorney-client privilege issues for investors in technology in the ABA’s Litigation News

Attorney-Client Privilege May Extend to Investors

Michael Steger discusses best practices for obtaining an award of attorney’s fees in copyright litigation:

Best Practices for Obtaining Attorneys’ Fees in Copyright Litigation

Michael Steger discusses the recovery of attorney’s fees for trademark infringement under the Lanham Act:

Awards of Attorney’s Fees Under the Lanham Act Post-Octane Fitness

Michael Steger recently discussed trademarks and brand protection for the Network!Network! Forum.  You can watch his presentation here:

Trademarks: Protecting Your Brand

Michael Steger receives full attorney’s fees for his client whenenforcing copyright infringement judgment

Succcessful Copyright Plaintiff Recovers Attorney’s Fees in Enforcing Judgment

In New York, Attorney Websites Are Considered Advertising

Michael D. Steger

Contact & Locations

New York City Office
295 Madison Avenue, 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
(646) 517-0600

Hudson Valley Office
30 Ramland Road, Suite 201
Orangeburg, NY 10962
845.638.2707 (Fax)

Email: info@steger-law.com

Attorney licensed to practice in New York, California, Virginia and Washington, DC.


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