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Terri J. Seligman

Terri J. Seligman

Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC

New York, NY, USA

Terri J. Seligman is the co-chair of the Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations Group at Frankfurt Kurnit. Ms. Seligman is a leader in the advertising law community. Recognized as one of the “Top 50 Women” lawyers in New York by Super Lawyers magazine, Ms. Seligman also regularly receives high marks in Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Best Lawyers and The Legal 500. She was also the only law firm partner selected by New York Business Journal in 2014 for its inaugural “Women of Influence Awards,” honoring business women who stand out both for their achievements in the marketplace as well as their commitment to community and mentoring.

Ms. Seligman advises on all issues and transactions relating to traditional and online marketing and promotion of products and services in a wide range of industries and media. Her practice covers all advertising and marketing issues, ranging from review of advertising claims and substantiation to the application of marketing and intellectual property laws and laws governing rights of publicity and privacy. Ms. Seligman also regularly advises on sweepstakes and contests, and laws governing gift cards, reward programs, rebates, and other popular marketing devices. She represents companies in disputes and regulatory matters before the National Advertising Division (NAD), broadcast networks, and state and local enforcement agencies.

Ms. Seligman also drafts and negotiates contracts for advertising and marketing arrangements, including celebrity talent deals, sponsorship and co-promotion agreements, media agreements, and licensing agreements. She counsels on Internet issues and transactions, including social media, strategic affiliations, privacy protection, and regulation of advertising and marketing online.

Ms. Seligman is a well known public speaker on advertising, marketing, and Internet law issues. She has been a featured speaker at PMA, NAD, WOMMA, ANA, and other national conferences. Her writings have appeared in Inside Counsel magazine, Advertising Compliance Service, iMedia Connection, Delaney Report, The Computer and Internet Lawyer, and other publications.  She is currently Vice-Chair of the Advertising Disputes and Litigation Committee of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association (ABA).

Ms. Seligman is a graduate of New York University School of Law (JD, 1985), and Wesleyan University (BA, with honors, 1982). She clerked for the late Hon. Morey L. Sear, former Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. Ms. Seligman is on the Board of Trustees of The Brearley School and is also a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. She is a past recipient of the Cornerstone Award from Lawyers Alliance for New York -- the leading provider of legal services for nonprofit organizations improving the quality of life in New York City neighborhoods. Ms. Seligman is admitted to practice in New York and California. 

Practice Areas

Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations

Branded Entertainment Charitable  Organizations Intellectual Property

Technology, Digital Media & Privacy


Terri J. Seligman is associated with the following items:
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Social Media 2018: Addressing Corporate Risks, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Social Media 2018: Addressing Corporate Risks (NY), Wednesday, February 14, 2018, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web Social Media 2018: Addressing Corporate Risks, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, New Brunswick , NJ
Social Media 2018: Addressing Corporate Risks, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, Nashville, TN
Social Media 2018: Addressing Corporate Risks, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, Columbus, OH
Social Media 2018: Addressing Corporate Risks, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, Atlanta, GA

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