The firm is experienced in a variety of primarily litigation-related practice areas, having obtained optimal client results based on the effective leverage of both well-established law and the successful advocacy of numerous novel legal positions. The firm’s practice areas include:
Business and Commercial Litigation
Romero Law, APC’s practice focuses primarily on litigating complex business and corporate disputes for clients as diverse as publicly-traded companies to international investment consortiums and privately-held local concerns. The firm has participated in the prosecution and defense of multi-million dollar fraud litigation actions in state, federal, and foreign courts. From California Uniform Trade Secrets Act litigation, to disputes related to major government contracting, to tax advocacy, the firm has a proven track record of successful risk-mitigation in a variety of settings and forums.
Entertainment and Media Law
Romero Law, APC has represented various motion picture, cable, and television distributors, optical and digital media production labs, international film sales agencies, and numerous post-production operations. The firm has also participated in the resolution of highly-contentious contractual disputes as between content producers and licensing entities at both the pre-litigation and litigation phases. The firm has litigated intellectual property disputes to successful conclusion at jury trial, as well as at the appellate level. The firm also provided extensive business and legal consultation to media enterprises in relation to a variety of intellectual property licensing matters.
Labor and Employment Law
Romero Law, APC has successfully litigated a number of employment law related matters in both state and federal courts on behalf of individual parties, and in representative actions. The firm has obtained favorable results in employment actions for clients in fields as diverse as healthcare, private security and robbery suppression, the recording industry, and government contracting. The firm has also provided pre-litigation legal consulting services to employers, large and small, in developing and implementing risk mitigation plans in order to ensure stringent compliance with applicable statutory and regulatory requirements which have proven fluid in recent years.
Trademark and Copyright Law
Romero Law, APC processes applications for domestic and international copyrights, industrial designs, trademark and trade dress. The firm prosecutes all stages of Copyright Office and United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) actions. Additionally, the firm has experience in affirmatively interdicting domestic and international intellectual property infringement, including negotiating settlement terms with infringing parties. The firm also has experience in preparing assignment and transfer, work for hire, licensing, non-disclosure and settlement agreements related to intellectual property compliance undertakings.
Enforcement of Judgments
Romero Law, APC has engaged in substantial post-judgment practice related to the enforcement of money judgments, both in the United States and abroad. The firm has trial and appellate experience related to the California Uniform Foreign-Country Money Judgments Recognition Act (UFMJRA) as well as successful trial results related to the California Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act (UFTA). Further, the firm has experience in post-judgment discovery and post-judgment forensic accounting.
Romero Law, APC has had experience in litigating a broad scope of matters at the appellate level in matters pertaining to products liability, legal malpractice, abuse of process, government claims, public sector employment, Uniform Foreign Money Judgments Recognition Act (UFMJRA) litigation, and healthcare law.