Rachel Herrick Kassabian is Chair of the firm’s Internet Litigation Practice. She represents companies in a wide range of intellectual property and commercial litigation matters, with a special focus on Internet technology and Internet sector businesses. Her areas of expertise include copyright infringement, trade secret misappropriation, trademark and trade dress infringement, false advertising, fraud, unfair competition, breach of contract and other commercial disputes. In particular, over the past decade Ms. Kassabian has successfully defended various well-known service providers asserting safe harbor under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Ms. Kassabian has significant trial experience, having successfully tried several cases to verdict. She also has prevailed on numerous interlocutory and post-trial appeals. Ms. Kassabian regularly advises startups and other tech clients, big and small, on intellectual property issues and best practices, to help them minimize and manage litigation risk while they grow their businesses.