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DANIEL A. DINGERSON
Senior Attorney
Litigation
212.237.1488
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Daniel A. Dingerson is a senior attorney in the Litigation Practice Group of Davis & Gilbert. Mr. Dingerson has extensive experience advocating on behalf of businesses on a broad range of commercial matters, with a focus on complex commercial and intellectual property disputes. He has a history of successfully litigating in federal and state courts around the United States at both the trial and appellate court levels, as well as in resolving claims at the pre-litigation stage, including through mediation and arbitration.

Mr. Dingerson counsels and represents clients in a variety of industries in commercial litigation matters relating to breaches of contract, fraud, corporate acquisitions, and intellectual property rights. He has represented leading advertising agencies and their affiliates in complex commercial disputes and in responding to government investigations and antitrust enforcement actions. He also represents international financial institutions in complex securities and antitrust litigation in addition to major retailers and product manufacturers concerning class claims of false advertising and deceptive marketing practices. Mr. Dingerson has also prosecuted and defended clients with respect to trademark infringement and related intellectual property claims.

Prior to joining Davis & Gilbert, Mr. Dingerson was a litigation associate at Foley & Lardner, where he represented financial services institutions, real estate corporations, and investment trusts in complex commercial litigation. He also provided services pro bono to individuals in civil rights and intellectual property matters.

REPRESENTATIVE ENGAGEMENTS

  • Defended a major media and technology company through trial and appeal in an earnout dispute resulting in dismissal of breach of contract and fraud claims seeking $18 million in damages.
  • Obtained summary judgment and award of over $6 million in statutory damages on trademark infringement claims for a transportation logistics company.
  • Obtained dismissal of multiple claims seeking over $6 million in damages against an information technology company in litigation concerning termination of vendor agreement and claims for outstanding payments.
  • Represented a global investment bank in a multibillion-dollar nationwide antitrust class action and multidistrict litigation brought by municipalities that issued tax-exempt bonds alleging bid-rigging in the procurement of municipal bond investment vehicles.
  • Represented a data and marketing services company in dispute with client regarding payment for on-going services and renegotiation of contract terms.
  • Represented a specialty products manufacturer in litigation with former client concerning termination of order and return of initial payment.
  • Defended a major fast-casual restaurant chain in a consumer class action, obtaining dismissal of claims for injunctive relief and fraud at the outset of litigation.
  • Investigated and pursued online defamation claims against a former business partner of a media company and secured removal and public apology through settlement.
  • Investigated and identified the perpetrator of a widespread anonymous cyber-attack on a hedge fund and its officers and secured removal of defamatory content from the internet.
  • Representing a leading online real estate company in litigation to protect and enforce its trademarks nationally.
  • Representing an advertising technology company in worldwide industry investigation.

PUBLICATIONS

Co-Author, "How New York’s COVID-19 Executive Orders Affect Limitations Periods in New York," D&G Litigation Alert, April 2020

Co-Author, "How the COVID-19 Crisis Impacts Contract Obligations," D&G Litigation Alert, April 2020

BAR ADMISSIONS

New York
Illinois
U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; Northern District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

EDUCATION

University of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 2004
University of Michigan, B.B.A., with High Distinction, 2001


REPRESENTATIVE ENGAGEMENTS

  • Defended a major media and technology company through trial and appeal in an earnout dispute resulting in dismissal of breach of contract and fraud claims seeking $18 million in damages.
  • Obtained summary judgment and award of over $6 million in statutory damages on trademark infringement claims for a transportation logistics company.
  • Obtained dismissal of multiple claims seeking over $6 million in damages against an information technology company in litigation concerning termination of vendor agreement and claims for outstanding payments.
  • Represented a global investment bank in a multibillion-dollar nationwide antitrust class action and multidistrict litigation brought by municipalities that issued tax-exempt bonds alleging bid-rigging in the procurement of municipal bond investment vehicles.
  • Represented a data and marketing services company in dispute with client regarding payment for on-going services and renegotiation of contract terms.
  • Represented a specialty products manufacturer in litigation with former client concerning termination of order and return of initial payment.
  • Defended a major fast-casual restaurant chain in a consumer class action, obtaining dismissal of claims for injunctive relief and fraud at the outset of litigation.
  • Investigated and pursued online defamation claims against a former business partner of a media company and secured removal and public apology through settlement.
  • Investigated and identified the perpetrator of a widespread anonymous cyber-attack on a hedge fund and its officers and secured removal of defamatory content from the internet.
  • Representing a leading online real estate company in litigation to protect and enforce its trademarks nationally.
  • Representing an advertising technology company in worldwide industry investigation.

PUBLICATIONS

Co-Author, "How New York’s COVID-19 Executive Orders Affect Limitations Periods in New York," D&G Litigation Alert, April 2020

Co-Author, "How the COVID-19 Crisis Impacts Contract Obligations," D&G Litigation Alert, April 2020

BAR ADMISSIONS

New York
Illinois
U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; Northern District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

EDUCATION

University of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 2004
University of Michigan, B.B.A., with High Distinction, 2001