Mario Aieta

Partner

  • Mario Aieta
  • Phone: +1 212 404 8755
    Fax: +1 212 818 9606

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    230 Park Avenue, Suite 1130
    New York, NY 10169-0079

Mario Aieta practices in the area of litigation and advisory services, focusing his practice on intellectual property, cybersecurity, publicity and privacy, financial services, digital publishing and executive employment. He is a trial lawyer who advises on the business consequences of dispute resolution in court, in arbitration or in negotiations. Mr. Aieta was a founding partner of a successful IP development company and is a named inventor on seven granted U.S. Patents.

Mr. Aieta is a 1984 graduate of New York University School of Law and a cum laude graduate of Harvard University.

Areas of Practice

  • Intellectual Property and Media Law
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Cyber Security and Privacy
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Insurance and Professional Liability
  • Emerging Companies
  • Corporate and Transactional Law

Admissions

  • New York
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Tax Court

Education

  • New York University School of Law, J.D., 1984
  • Harvard University, B.A., cum laude, 1981

Experience

  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Partner, 2020-present
  • Satterlee Stephens LLP
    - Partner, 2008-2019
    -Associate, 1985-1992
  • Fross Zelnick
    - Partner 2006-2008
  • Garvey Schubert Barer
    - Partner, 2001-2006
  • Aieta & Greco
    - Partner, 1993-2001

Board Memberships

  • AGB2, 1998-2005

Professional Activities

  • International Trademark Association
    - International Amicus Committee
    -- U.S. Subcommittee, 2003-2005
    - Internet Committee
    -- Online Trademark Use Subcommittee, 2006-2009
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
    - Entertainment Law Committee, 1998-2000
  • New York State Bar Association
    - Intellectual Property Law Section

Honors and Awards

Civic and Charitable Activities

  • Walker Lake Shores Landowners Association, 2018-present

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, "Five Legal Pitfalls in Acquiring Digital Publishing Rights," Pace University China-US Publishing Program, New York City, September 2016

  • Presenter, "Information Governance and Data Security," Legal Network International Spring 2016 Conference, May 2016

  • Panelist, "Older and Wiser - First Anniversary Observations on the Impact of the New U.S. Federal Rules On E-Discovery," International Trademark Association, 2007 Leadership Meeting, Orlando, November 2007

  • Speaker, "Violations of Industrial and Intellectual Property Rights on the Internet" ASIPI-AIPPI Seminar on Industrial and Intellectual Property, Buenos Aires, March 2006