Professionals

Moish E. Peltz, Esq.

Personal Information

  • Position: Partner
  • Practice Area: Intellectual Property, Commercial Litigation, Emerging Technologies
  • Phone: 212-203-3255 x10124
  • Email: mpeltz@frblaw.com

Professional Experience

Moish chairs FRB’s Intellectual Property Practice Group and co-chairs FRB’s Emerging Technology Practice Group. Moish advises numerous companies on blockchain, cryptocurrency, Web3 and NFT matters, with a focus on the intersection of IP and cryptocurrency. Moish has been advising cryptocurrency ventures since 2014, and combines his knowledge of the blockchain with a decade of IP and business law experience where he helps entrepreneurs grow their businesses and brands.

Moish’s practice encompasses both transactional and business litigation matters. His practice also focuses on U.S. and worldwide trademark prosecution and enforcement, including litigation before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). His previous experience includes working at a premier IP law firm where he acted as trial counsel in numerous contested IP matters before U.S. District Courts and Courts of Appeal.

Moish has worked across numerous industries, including technology, energy and renewable energy, entertainment, media and advertising, real estate, hospitality, education, cryptocurrency and NFTs, legal cannabis (including hemp and CBD), and medical/health care.  He has assisted entrepreneurs, artists and non-profits with their various legal needs.

Moish has been quoted in numerous publications on NFT and blockchain matters, including Time, Coindesk, ABA Journal, LA Magazine, TheStreet, and Law360.

When not practicing law, Moish enjoys playing saxophone, creating music, and collecting NFTs.  He enjoys reading non-fiction and follows the latest trends in internet and technology law. He lives in the NY Metro area with his wife and two children.

Education

  • University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law – Juris Doctor, with Certificate in Intellectual Property Law
  • Union College – Bachelor of Arts, History and Music

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York
  • State of Florida
  • 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 Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Professional Affiliations

  • International Trademark Association (INTA), Member of the Emerging Issues Committee for 2022-2023.
  • International Cannabis Bar Association (INCBA)
  • New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)

Honors

  • Super Lawyers, Rising Stars for 2021
  • Top Lawyers of Long Island – Emerging Technologies for 2021

Speaking Engagements

Areas of Concentration

  • Emerging Technology – Cryptocurrency and Non-fungible Tokens
  • Emerging Technology – Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property  – Litigation
  • Intellectual Property – Licensing
  • Intellectual Property – Entertainment & Arts
  • Commercial Litigation

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