Aaron P. Rudin is senior counsel in the Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Intellectual Property and Insurance practice groups.
Mr. Rudin's commercial litigation practice includes handling complex commercial disputes involving breach of contract, unfair competition, misappropriation of trade secret, choice of law and international law issues as well as a wide array of disputes involving franchisors and franchisees. He has also represented several corporate entities in class action disputes involving numerous issues including alleged violations of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act
Mr. Rudin’s intellectual property practice includes handling matters involving copyright, trademark, trade dress, unfair competition, rights of publicity and privacy based claims. He represents a diverse list of clients, including television stations, book and magazine publishers, authors, international restaurant franchisors, global advertising agencies, ticket brokerage agencies and various commercial internet based enterprises.
Mr. Rudin’s insurance practice includes counseling clients on coverage issues, insurance coverage and “bad faith” litigation involving media liability, advertising injury, entertainment, construction, first party property and automobile coverage issues. He also represents distribution companies in complex products liability matters.
United States District Courts, California
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Los Angeles County Bar Association
United Hope for Animals
J.D., magna cum laude, Southwestern University School of Law, 2002
B.A., Political Science, University of Arizona, 1999
Honorable Margaret A. Nagle, United States Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court, Central District of California
Honorable S. James Otero, Los Angeles Superior Court (subsequently appointed District Judge to United States District Court, Central District of California)
Rising Stars® distinction in Business Litigation, Franchise/Dealership, and Intellectual Property Litigation (2005, 2008-2012, Law & Politics)