Cozen O’Connor: Miller, Camille M.

Camille M. Miller

Co-Chair, Intellectual Property Department

Philadelphia

(215) 665-7273

(215) 701-2273

Recent News:

57 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers, 16 Practices Earn Top Recognition in Chambers USA 2019 Guide

Chambers USA, the leading annual guide to the top lawyers and law firms in the USA, has ranked 57 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields in the Guide’s 2019 edition.

Camille concentrates her practice in all aspects of intellectual property, specifically trademark, trade dress, copyright, unfair competition, cyber security and data breaches, right of privacy, right of publicity, domain names, counterfeiting, licensing, trade secret, and franchising law, as well as all areas of intellectual property litigation, including patent, trademark, and copyright. She is a member of the firm's Management Committee and a member of the firm's Board of Directors.

Camille is a member of the Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations. She is also a member of the Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Association, the Trademark Legislative Committee of the Intellectual Property Organization, and the Copyright Society of the USA and its Philadelphia Chapter.  She is also a member of the National Women's Association and the Ben Franklin American Inn of Court. Camille is also an active member of the International Trademark Association, participating on the Emerging Issues Committee (2014-2015), Trademark Classification Committee (2012-2013), Trademark Trade Dress Committee (2008-2011), Trademark Reporter Committee (2006-2007), and Emerging Issues Subcommittee of the Issues and Policy Committee (2002-2004).

Camille has published numerous articles and has also spoken on IP issues for many legal associations. She has been interviewed by the general press and legal outlets, including Philadelphia Business Journal, The Legal Intelligencer, Women’s Wall Street, USA Today, The American Lawyer, and Business Journal of Portland. Camille has also served as a guest lecturer at Drexel University, Drexel University LeBow College of Business, Fox School of Business, Rutgers Law School, Temple University Beasley School of Law, University of Miami School of Law, University of Pennsylvania, and The Wharton School. She recently served as a mentor for the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Bizwomen Mentoring Monday.

Experience

News

57 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers, 16 Practices Earn Top Recognition in Chambers USA 2019 Guide

April 25, 2019

Chambers USA, the leading annual guide to the top lawyers and law firms in the USA, has ranked 57 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields in the Guide’s 2019 edition.

Why You Can’t Call It a Barcade

March 14, 2019

Camille Miller discussed with Eater her experience working with Barcade and enforcing its trademark.

Intellectual Property Department Recognized by World Trademark Review 2019

February 07, 2019

According to the publication, Cozen O’Connor scores a 10 out of 10 from clients.

Suzanne Mayes and Camille Miller Named Among “Best of the Bar” by the Philadelphia Business Journal

October 09, 2018

Suzanne S. Mayes, co-chair of Cozen O'Connor’s Public & Project Finance Practice, and Camille M. Miller, co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Department, were named to the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2018 “Best of the Bar.”

Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property Department Continues to Rank Among Top Trademark Litigation Firms in the Country

October 08, 2018

Cozen O'Connor has been named among the top law firms for trademark litigation by Lex Machina in its intellectual property analytics for 2018.

Intellectual Property Department Recognized by World Trademark Review

February 05, 2018

Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property department was recently ranked by World Trademark Review 1000.

Camille Miller and Amy Divino Featured in Lawyer Monthly Women in Law Awards 2017

May 31, 2017

Camille Miller and Amy Divino, both members of Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property department, were featured in Lawyer Monthly Women in Law Awards 2017.

Cozen O'Connor Intellectual Property Attorneys Featured in IP Stars 2017

May 26, 2017

Six Cozen O'Connor Intellectual Property attorneys were featured in IP Stars 2017.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2017 Chambers USA Rankings

May 26, 2017

Chambers USA recognized 47 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields; 14 attorneys were recognized nationally and 11 were ranked in the top band.

Big Law Rainmakers Spill Their Secrets

March 30, 2017

Camille Miller, co-chair of Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property department, discusses developing great client relationships in The American Lawyer.

NHL exec Bill Daly visits Philly to talk 2018 Olympics and expansion to Las Vegas, Quebec City and Seattle

February 10, 2017

National Hockey League deputy commissioner Bill Daly came to Philadelphia on Thursday to be a keynote speaker at a sports business conference organized by local law firm Cozen O'Connor and Penn's Wharton business school.

Camille Miller Named a Client Choice 2017 Winner

February 09, 2017

Camille Miller, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property Department, has been named a Client Choice 2017 winner for the Intellectual Property – Trademarks category in Pennsylvania.

Camille Miller and Samuel Lewis Selected as Lawyer of the Year USA by Lawyer Monthly

December 14, 2016

Camille Miller and Samuel Lewis, both of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property department, were both selected by Lawyer Monthly as Lawyer of the Year USA.

5 Things IP Attorneys Need To Know About Brexit

June 24, 2016

Camille Miller, co-chair of Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property department, discusses what Brexit means to intellectual property attorneys in Law360.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2016 Chambers USA Rankings

May 27, 2016

Chambers USA recognized 41 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields; 12 attorneys were recognized nationally and 11 were ranked in the top band.

Intellectual Property Department Named Among Best Law Firm Corporate Practices

September 15, 2015

Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property was named the Best Law Firm Corporate Practice: Non-Litigation Intellectual Property in Pennsylvania by The Legal Intelligencer.

Cozen O'Connor Intellectual Property Department Named Team of the Year in Pennsylvania

September 14, 2015

Sponsored by both the International Associate of Lawyers and Swissport, the 2015 Legal Awards program selects winners based on their achievements and strengths over the past calendar year.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2015 Chambers USA Rankings

July 06, 2015

Chambers USA recognized 37 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields; 12 attorneys were recognized nationally and 10 were ranked in the top band.

Camille Miller Named a Women In Law Award Winner

June 12, 2014

Camille Miller, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property Department and the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group, has been named a Lawyer Monthly Women In Law Award winner. The Lawyer Monthly Women in Law Awards celebrate and highlight the achievements of women in the legal profession across the globe. As the result of five months of research and preparation, the Lawyer Monthly Women in Law Awards reward female legal experts who have influenced the wider legal profession in their jurisdiction.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2014 Chambers USA Rankings

May 30, 2014

Chambers USA recognized 29 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their respective fields; six attorneys were recognized nationally and eight were ranked in the top band. Stanley Sher was named a “Senior Statesman” in the “Transportation: Shipping: Regulatory (outside New York)” industry, for the pivotal role Sher plays in the firm’s continued success in the transportation industry.

Camille Miller Named a Client Choice 2014 Winner

April 01, 2014

Camille Miller, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property Practice Group and the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group, was named a Client Choice 2014 winner in the Client Choice Guide – International 2014.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2013 Chambers USA Rankings

May 26, 2013

PHILADELPHIA – May 26, 2013 – Chambers USA has recognized 29 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their fields; five attorneys were recognized nationally and five were ranked in the top band.

Camille Miller Named a Client Choice 2013 Winner

March 01, 2013

Miller, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property Practice Group and the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group, was named a Client Choice 2013 winner on February 27, 2013 at a gala dinner held in London.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2012 Chambers USA Rankings

June 11, 2012

Chambers USA has recognized 28 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their fields; five attorneys were recognized nationally and three were ranked in the top band.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2011 Chambers USA Rankings

June 16, 2011

Chambers USA has recognized 27 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their fields.

Cozen O’Connor Earns Client Recognition in 2010 Chambers USA Rankings

June 18, 2010

Chambers USA has recognized 18 Cozen O’Connor lawyers as leaders in their fields. The annual rankings are based on client and peer references, as well as information gathered from Chambers’ own independent research. Given both nationally and regionally, the rankings are based on qualities including technical legal ability, professional conduct, and client service.

Cozen O’Connor Ranked Among 2009’s Top Trademark Filing Firms

June 11, 2009

Cozen O’Connor Ranked Among 2009’s Top Trademark Filing Firms

Cozen O’Connor Member Camille M. Miller Lectures At AIPLA Spring Meeting

July 01, 2008

Cozen O’Connor Member Camille M. Miller Lectures At AIPLA Spring Meeting

Cozen O'Connor and Select Firm Attorneys Recognized by Chambers USA 2008

June 26, 2008

Cozen O'Connor and Select Firm Attorneys Recognized by Chambers USA 2008

Publications

The Federal Circuit Redefines Secondary Meaning and Infringement for Product Trade Dress in Converse [Alert]

November 19, 2018

Camille M. Miller and Darren S. Mogil discuss the Federal Circuit opinion that finds registered trade dress carries a presumption of secondary meaning only prospectively from the date of registration and product design trade dress can only infringe if it is substantially similar to the protected trade dress.

Brexit: How the United Kingdom’s Vote to Leave the European Union Affects Your EU Trademarks and Patents [Intellectual Property Alert]

June 24, 2016

Camille Miller notes that the vote to leave the EU will not affect the UK’s relationship with the European Patent Office, however, it will have an impact on European Union trademark registrations and Community designs.

Protect Your Brands from Counterfeit Sellers' Use of Social Media to Bolster "Fake" Credibility [Intellectual Property Today]

May 20, 2014

Camille Miller, co-chair of the Intellectual Property Department, discusses the rise in counterfeit sellers using the Internet and social media to generate web traffic and divert customers to rogue e-commerce websites to sell counterfeit goods.

Zombie Killers: How Microsoft Uses IP to Fight Cybercrime [Intellectual Property Magazine]

April 07, 2014

Camille Miller, co-chair of the Intellectual Property Department, and Chanel Lattimer, associate in the Intellectual Property Department, discuss how Microsoft has received mixed reactions in their efforts to fight online fraud.

Tips for Combating Counterfeit Sales Online [Today's General Counsel]

December 20, 2013

In 2012, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security seized 22,848 counterfeit products worth a suggested retail price of about $1.3 billion. Global economies have lost more than two million jobs to counterfeiting and piracy, a million a year in the United States alone. Rogue websites that sell counterfeit goods, such as prescription drugs and luxury items, receive more than 87 million visits per year.

Facebook v. Typosquatters: Statutory Damages Under Anticybersquatting Consumer [Intellectual Property Alert]

May 14, 2013

Magistrate Judge Westmore recommended that the U.S. District Court for Northern California award Facebook $2.8 million in damages from typosquatters under the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA). Facebook v. Cyber2Media, Inc. et al., Case No. 4:11-cv-03619, (N.D.Ca., April 30, 2013).

IP: Protecting your brands against online counterfeit sellers [Inside Counsel]

March 05, 2013

Brand owners should use a multi-pronged strategy to combat knock-off goods. Although counterfeiting is often perceived as a victimless crime, it has significant economic and reputational costs for brand owners. In 2012, U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized counterfeit goods worth $1.26 billion and shut down 697 websites involved in trafficking counterfeit goods.

Creative Anti-Counterfeiting: Solutions for Combatting Counterfeiting Online [ACC Docket: The Journal of the Association of Corporate Counsel]

November 01, 2011

Creative Anti-Counterfeiting: Solutions for Combatting Counterfeiting Online - ACC Docket: The Journal of the Association of Corporate Counsel - A recent study on Internet traffic reported that websites featuring pirated digital contents or counterfeit goods were visited 53 billion times last year, representing 146 million times every day, of which 87 million visits were to websites selling counterfeit goods, such as prescription drugs and luxury items. This article discusses ways brand owners can protect their intellectual property rights through monitoring, enforcement and preventive measures to combat online sales of...

Personalized URLs on Facebook [Intellectual Property Alert!]

June 11, 2009

Personalized URLs on Facebook - Intellectual Property Alert! - Facebook, Inc. has announced that beginning
Saturday, June 13th at 12:01 a.m. U.S. EDT, users of
the Facebook website will be allowed for the first time to create personalized URLs for their Facebook pages (facebook.com/yourname).

A Survey of Damage Awards in Counterfeiting Cases [IP Litigator]

December 01, 2008

A Survey of Damage Awards in Counterfeiting Cases - IP Litigator -

Summer 2008 [Sports and Entertainment Observer]

August 14, 2008

The summer is almost over, and the entertainment industry has made it through the Writers Guild of America's strike, which we previously outlined in the Fall 2007 issue.

Events & Seminars

Past Events

35th Annual Monetary and Trade Conference

April 21, 2017 - Philadelphia, PA

The Sports Innovation Series

February 09, 2017 - Philadelphia, PA

2015 Sports Law for Rookies and Veterans

March 05, 2015 - Miami Beach, FL

Managing Global Enforcement Matters

February 24, 2015 - Philadelphia, PA

The 2014 ACC Annual Meeting

October 28, 2014 - New Orleans, LA

Drug Patent Settlements - Reverse Payments

March 21, 2011 - Camden, NJ

DELVACCA Chapter: Intellectual Property CLE Institute

March 10, 2011 - Philadelphia, PA

Health Law Forum: 2009 Year in Review

March 01, 2010 - Philadelphia, PA

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, J.D., 1991
  • Franklin and Marshall College, B.A., 1987

Awards & Honors

One of the World's Leading Trademark Professionals - United States, World Trademark Review (2018-2019)

Intellectual Property Pennsylvania - USA, The Lawyer International - Legal 100 (2016-2019)

Philadelphia Business Journal Best of the Bar (2018)

Exclusive Intellectual Property Award Winner - Pennsylvania USA, Corporate USA Today (2017-2018)

Chambers & Partners USA (2006-2019)

Intellectual Property - Pennsylvania - USA, Global Venture Annual Awards (2018)

Lawyer Monthly, Women in Law Award (2014, 2017, 2018)

Lawyer Monthly, Trademark – Lawyer of the Year - USA (2016)

Finalist for the 2015 Philadelphia SmartCEO Power Player Awards in the Industry Practice Group

Exclusive Winner of the Intellectual Property – Trademarks for Pennsylvania, A Client Choice Award USA and Canada - Lexology (2013- 2014, 2017)

Trademark Lawyer of the Year - USA, Finance Monthly (2017)

Corporate Insiders 2017 Legal Award Winner

Top 50 Trademark Filer in the United States and Top 5 in Pennsylvania, World Trademark Review, Issue 68 (2016)

Innovative Lawyers 2016 - Lawyers Worldwide Awards Magazine (2016)

Global Award 2016 - Biotech & Pharma - Corporate LiveWire Legal Awards (2016)

Finalist for the 2015 and 2014 Philadelphia SmartCEO Power Player Award

Recognized as "Alumni of Distinction" by Chicago-Kent College of Law (2013)

Trademark Group Named Top 7 in USA by Intellectual Property Today (2012)

Named a Leading Lawyer 100 – Trademark, Lawyer Monthly (2011)

Intellectual Property Advisory Firm of the Year in Pennsylvania: Global Award, Corporate Intl Magazine (2010)

#1 Pennsylvania Law Firm US Trademark Filings, Trademark Insider (2010)

#1 Philadelphia Law Firm US Trademark Filings, Trademark Insider (2007-2010)

Trademark Law Firm of the Year, USA, Finance Magazine (2010)

Received “Leaders In Law,” Philadelphia Business Journal, April 11, 2008

Top 50 Trademark Lawyers in the US, Trademark Insider (2007)

Received Outstanding Volunteer Award Autism Society of Delaware (2007)

Designated “Woman to Watch” by Main Line Today (2005)

Designated a “Lawyer on the Fast Track” by The Legal Intelligencer and Pennsylvania Law Weekly (2004)

“Pennsylvania Super Lawyer” by Philadelphia Magazine  

  • Illinois
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • Third Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Northern District of Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • District of Colorado
  • Eastern District of Texas
  • Western District of Michigan
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • International Trademark Association
  • Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Philadelphia Chapter of the Copyright Society
  • American Intellectual Property Association
  • Intellectual Property Owners Association
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