I am legal counsel for companies in the digital community and especially for game... more
I am legal counsel for companies in the digital community and especially for game developers, publishers, and app developers. I have extensive knowledge of the core legal needs facing video game companies, as well as in-depth experience representing those companies, both large and small, in their intellectual property matters. Before I opened my own practice, I was an attorney for sever... view profile
Managing Partner of Cislo Thomas LLP Education: B.S., Systems Engineering (Electro-... more
Managing Partner of Cislo Thomas LLP Education: B.S., Systems Engineering (Electro-mechanical-computer), University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), 1981; J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California, 1986. Previously with Pretty, Schroeder, Brueggemann Clark of Los Angeles, CA. Admissions: United States Supreme Court; Court of Appeals for the Federal Court... view profile
Mr. Niknia represents a wide range of business clients from sole proprietors to... more
Mr. Niknia represents a wide range of business clients from sole proprietors to large multi-national corporations on a variety of matters including business litigation, transactional, trademarks and copyrights.
Personal service is offered in selected legal areas. The practice incorporates a... more
Personal service is offered in selected legal areas. The practice incorporates a seasoned understanding of both domestic and international copyright and trademark matters. A network of lawyer contacts cultivated over years crosses national boundaries to help the corporate client and the business lawyer liaise with international colleagues abroad. A commitment to the legal profession and its ... view profile
When you work hard to create unique ideas—whether they are in the form of a song or software code—a copyright prosecution attorney can help you protect them (and maybe even earn money from them) by copyrighting your material. Copyright application attorneys know the process involved in creating a new copyright and can advise you about the need for notice of your copyright claim and what form to use, and whether you should formally register your copyright. Copyright is the best protection your unique ideas can get and it pays to be thorough.
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