Jason Kravitz is a practice group leader and also heads the firm’s Cybersecurity & Privacy team.
Jason is an experienced and highly effective trial lawyer. He is CIPP/US-certified and routinely helps clients respond to cyberattacks – including ransomware attacks, business email compromises, and funds transfer frauds – and litigates TCPA and other class-action cyber/privacy disputes.
Jason previously led the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group, has tried numerous patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and software disputes, and proudly represented Nobel laureates in two unrelated patent cases.
Jason has also represented clients in IPv4 address block ownership disputes.
I focus on litigating and resolving IP and technology disputes and privacy-related matters. I have confidence in my ability to accurately assess a case upfront and, where appropriate, will embrace alternative fee arrangements.
I’ve tried complex cases to verdict in courts across the country and in numerous confidential arbitrations. I’ve also argued Markman, summary judgment, and injunction hearings in dozens of courts. I represent clients in administrative proceedings and before the Federal Trade Commission. I advise clients on a host of issues, including IP and privacy.
I help clients strategically manage and enforce their domestic and international trademark portfolios. I also counsel companies on new product development and advertising/promotion issues.
I frequently advise clients on data protection and privacy issues. I have extensive experience in data breach investigations and remediation and led the team that defended NebuAd in an early case involving targeted online advertising technology. In addition, I have also represented clients in disputes pertaining to ownership of IPv4 address blocks.
I previously co-led the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group and have extensive experience running and trying high-stakes patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, false advertising, and software implementation disputes, and proudly represented Nobel laureates in two unrelated patent cases.
Cyberattacks are more prevalent than ever, and every business should expect to become a victim. Being prepared is key. A comprehensive response starts with having experienced counsel to quarterback the process.
Boston partner and Cybersecurity & Privacy leader Jason Kravitz is quoted throughout this article explaining how businesses can prepare for and minimize the risk and impact of a ransomware attack. Jason discusses the importance for companies, regardless of size, to create an incident response plan and engage experienced cybersecurity legal counsel. This article also appeared in a special print supplement to the Boston Business Journal.
Boston partner and Cybersecurity & Privacy practice leader Jason Kravitz is quoted in this article, which discusses a plaintiff dropping her request to force a Pennsylvania health network to pay hackers a $5 million ransom to remove stolen patient photos from the internet. Jason explains why there is a high legal burden for a court to order a company to do something—such as paying a ransom—as opposed to refrain from doing something damaging.
Boston partner and Cybersecurity & Privacy practice leader Jason Kravitz is quoted in this article, which features commentary from data security leaders on how to best protect sensitive information. Jason explains why every organization should make cyber resilience the centerpiece of its security plan for 2023 and why cutting cybersecurity spending could be catastrophic.
This column of notable Boston-area business news from 2022 includes client W.B. Mason Co.’s trial victory in a trademark infringement and dilution case brought by Dairy Queen related to the client’s BLIZZARD private-label spring water. The article mentions the firm for representing W.B. Mason. NP’s trial team, led by Intellectual Property partner and Cybersecurity & Privacy practice group leader Jason Kravitz, included Cybersecurity & Privacy counsel Gina McCreadie, associates Leslie Hartford and Melanie Dempster, and Complex Disputes senior counsel Deborah Thaxter, all of the Boston office.
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Boston University School of Law, J.D., cum laude
Washington University, B.A., cum laude
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