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Devereux Chatillon

Devereux Chatillon

Chatillon Weiss LLP

New York, NY, USA

Devereux Chatillon is an experienced media and intellectual property attorney who specializes in the area of copyright and intellectual property rights counseling; licensing of digital and other content, strategic positioning and risk management; and litigation advice, including commercial as well as content related. She works with large and small companies, including established firms and start-ups, to advise them on the use of every kind of content, from digital to traditional print. She also creates new templates for applications and content use across all platforms and provides general advice to clients in identifying and helping minimize legal risk.

Dev has spent many years at the highest levels of the corporate world, working at Callaway Digital Arts, Inc. (as VP Business Development); Scholastic, Inc. (as Senior Vice President, Corporate Secretary & General Counsel); Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP (now Dentons) (as Partner); Miramax Films (as Executive Vice President); The New Yorker (as Vice President & General Counsel); and ABC (as Senior General Attorney). 

Educated at New York University (JD, Law), where she served on the NYU Law Review, and Harvard University (AB, American History), Dev lives and practices in New York City. She is a Adjunct Instructor in the Masters Program in Publishing at the NYU School of Continuing Professional Studies. Dev is member of the Board of Trustees of the Practicing Law Institute, where she serves as Co-Chair of the Pro Bono Committee and is a member of the Copyright & Literary Property Committee of the New York City Bar Association..

Sample representations include the producers of "Fahrenheit 9/11," Zola Books Inc., Callaway Digital Arts, Inc., and Hachette Books.

Devereux Chatillon is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters We Shall Overcome Found. v. Richmond Org., Inc., 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 160965 (U.S. Dist. Ct., S.D.N.Y., November 21, 2016) - Advanced Copyright Law 2017: Current Issues, Friday, March 17, 2017
The Public Domain—Recent Developments (January 19, 2017) - Advanced Copyright Law 2017: Current Issues, Friday, March 17, 2017
Marya v. Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., 131 F. Supp. 3d 975 (U.S. Dist. Ct., C.D. Cal., September 22, 2015) - Advanced Copyright Law 2017: Current Issues, Friday, March 17, 2017
Class Action Complaint, Saint-Amour, Ivleva a/k/a Jerrra Blues, d/b/a Satorii v. The Richard Organization, Inc. (TRO Inc.) and Ludlow Music, Inc., Case No. 1:16-cv-04464-DAB (U.S. Dist. Ct., S.D.N.Y., June 14, 2016) - Advanced Copyright Law 2017: Current Issues, Friday, March 17, 2017

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