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About Me

Vincent J. Kostiw has successfully represented clients in matters related to civil litigation, business formation, corporate counsel, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, entertainment, new media, financial securities regulation and exemptions from registration, import/export, manufacturing and technology licensing.

Mr. Kostiw has written articles and given presentations on topics such as Internet domain names as trademarks, photography and image rights, copyright pre-registration, new business formation, series limited-liability companies, financial securities law and SEC compliance, trademark law, copyright law, and obscenity laws.

In a non-legal capacity, Mr. Kostiw has been actively involved in the entertainment businesses and has been a voting member of the Recording Academy; the automotive business related to auto racing, repair and customization, his name was entered into the Honor Roll at the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn, Michigan; and he is also an active, often published, professional photographer in his spare time.



  • General Civil Litigation

  • Business and Corporate Law

  • Business Planning and Corporate Counseling

  • Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Trademark/Copyright Matters

  • Commercial Enterprise and Trade

  • Intellectual Property Law

  • Securities Law

  • Entertainment Law

    J.D., Loyola Law School, 2003
    B.B.A., Loyola Marymount University, 2000

    State Bar of Nevada

    All Nevada State Courts
    Nevada Supreme Court
    U.S. District Court, District of Nevada


Practice Areas


  1. Trademark Application: 80%
  2. Intellectual Property: 10%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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  • Linda M. Norcross

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Contact Info

Vincent Kostiw, Ltd.

2375 E. Tropicana Ave., #275
Las Vegas, NV, 89119-6564


NVAttorney Active200402/23/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Unsung Hero AwardClark County Bar Association2008
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney and Business ConsultantKostiw Law Group, PC2004 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Clark County Bar Association, Publications CommitteeN/AN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Warkmeister v. Time Warner dba Time Inc. Home EntertainmentReported case
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Publication NameTitleDate
Communique (Clark County Bar)Photography and Image Rights2007
State Bar of NevadaThe "Scoop" on Copyright Preregistration2007
Communique (Clark County Bar)Internet Domain Names as Trademarks or Servicemarks2006
Communique (Clark County Bar)"Can I Do That?" Obscenity, and the Murky Waters Floating "edgy" Content in the Entertainment Industries2005
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Loyola Marymount UniversityInternational BusinessBBA2000
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of Nevada Annual MeetingTrademark Basics2009
State Bar of Nevada Intellectual Property Section CLECopyright Preregistration2007