FacultyFaculty/Author Profile
Randi W. Singer

Randi W. Singer

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

New York, NY, USA


Randi Singer is a litigation partner in Weil’s New York office and a member of the Firm’s Intellectual Property & Media practice and its Cybersecurity, Data Privacy & Information Management group.

Ms. Singer has been repeatedly recognized as a leading intellectual property and media & entertainment lawyer by legal industry publications, including The Legal 500 USChambers USA,World Trademark Review, Benchmark Litigation, Managing IP Magazine’s IP Stars, Law 360 and Super Lawyers. She has successfully represented and counseled clients on a wide variety of copyright and trademark matters involving both classic ownership and fair use issues, as well as evolving secondary liability issues arising from social media platforms. Her advertising, trademark, and state unfair trade practices cases have spanned a broad spectrum of consumer products and services, from over-the-counter drugs, razors, toothpaste, paint, food and cosmetics, to financial services, luxury goods and consumer electronics.

Ms. Singer has earned the Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) and Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT) credentials and regularly counsels clients in connection with privacy, cybersecurity, and social media issues in a wide variety of matters, including such high-profile transactions as Facebook’s acquisition of Whatsapp, Inc., Yahoo!’s acquisition of Tumblr, and Signet Jewelers Limited’s acquisition of Zale Corporation. In 2015, The National Law Journal recognized Ms. Singer as one of its inaugural “Trailblazers” nationwide for her cutting-edge work in the cybersecurity and data privacy area.

In addition to her active practice, Ms. Singer has taught a course on Trademarks and Unfair Competition Law as an adjunct professor at St. John’s University School of Law and is a popular speaker whose speaking engagements include panels and discussions concerning copyright, advertising, and other intellectual property issues for organizations such as the Copyright Society, the National Advertising Division, the Practising Law Institute, the American Conference Institute, and the New York State Bar Association Section on Intellectual Property. Other professional affiliations include the International Trademark Association (INTA), The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the New York State Bar Association, the Private Advertising Litigation subcommittee of the ABA, and the Trademarks and Consumer Affairs Committees of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

Ms. Singer is a member of the global steering committee for Women@Weil, Weil’s women’s affinity group, the winner of Weil’s first-ever mentoring award, and an inductee into the YWCA’s Academy of Women Leaders. In addition to her work as the General Counsel for the Lang Lang International Music Foundation, her pro bono work includes litigation successes for the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society and Sanctuary for Families, trademark and IP counseling for organizations such as The Joyful Heart Foundation and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, as well as extensive legal support and counseling concerning ambush marketing for NYC2012, New York City’s bid for the 2012 Olympics.

Ms. Singer graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University. After receiving her J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Ms. Singer clerked for the Honorable Richard Owen, US District Judge for the Southern District of New York.

Randi W. Singer is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Deposition Practice Tips and Logistics (Substantive Outline) (January 2017) - Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2017, Monday, March 13, 2017
Web Segment  Web Segment Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising - Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2017, Wednesday, June 28, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising - Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising , Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising - Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising , Wednesday, June 28, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising - Issues Involved in Real-Time Advertising , Wednesday, June 28, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2017, Friday, June 30, 2017, New York, NY
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, New Brunswick , NJ
Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, Cleveland, OH
Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, Indianapolis, IN
Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, Cincinnati, OH
Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2018, Friday, March 09, 2018, Atlanta, GA
Share
Email

  • FOLLOW PLI:
  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • GooglePlus
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2017 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2017 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.