Kade Olsen is an associate in the Firm's Litigation department. His practice focuses on false advertising, privacy and data security, and complex commercial litigation.
From 2013 to 2014, Mr. Olsen served as a law clerk to the Hon. Andrew D. Hurwitz of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. From 2014 to 2015, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. John G. Koeltl of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Represented major beverage company in defense against Lanham Act false advertising claims, obtaining jury verdict that naming and labeling of company’s product did not mislead consumers.
Recently obtained a nationwide preliminary injunction for a leading animal health company, enjoining ads that falsely claimed that dairy products made with milk from cows treated with our client’s supplement were dangerous, unsafe and less wholesome than other dairy products. The preliminary injunction was affirmed on appeal.
Represented a leading telecommunications company in breach-of-contract dispute relating to intellectual property licenses. Obtained arbitral award in favor of our client.
Represented multinational pharmaceutical company in a merger dispute in Delaware Chancery Court.
Representing pharmaceutical and beverage companies against claims of false advertising and unfair competition.
Representing financial-guaranty insurer in breach-of-contract and fraud litigation involving mortgage-backed securities.
Advising boards and leadership teams concerning data security assessments and regulatory compliance.
- New York
- Note, "Burford Abstention and Judicial Policymaking," 88 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 763 (2013)
- Co-author, “New York’s Cybersecurity Regulation for Financial Institutions, A New Age of Cybersecurity Regulation: Raising the Bar and Demanding Leadership Accountability,” Bloomberg Law (April 17, 2017)
- Contributor to www.DataSecurityLaw.com