Jason Bloom

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J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2004, cum laude

B.A., Southern Methodist University, 2001, cum laude

  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Don D. Bush, United States Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, 2004-2006

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Texas

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

United States Supreme Court

Profile

Jason Bloom is an experienced trial lawyer who is regularly called upon to represent clients in a wide array of matters before both state and federal courts. A true leader in the courtroom, the community, and the office, Jason works tirelessly on all aspects of his cases with one goal — achieving optimal results for his clients.

Jason’s written and oral advocacy skills make him an ideal team leader and advocate in all aspects of disputes. Jason has tried intellectual property and business cases in state and federal courts and has argued before the Fifth Circuit and Dallas courts of appeals. Jason has handled intellectual property cases involving copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and patents and complex business disputes involving contracts, fraud, defamation, and an assortment of other causes of action. In light of this broad base of experience, Jason has represented clients in a variety of industries, including software, telecommunications, media, entertainment, energy, manufacturing, and real estate. Jason’s work and experience in these areas has garnered attention from a variety of media outlets including Fox 4 News, Forbes, Inc. Magazine, Yahoo! Finance, and IP Law 360.

Outside of the courtroom, Jason is the head of the Copyright Practice Group at Haynes and Boone. Jason is also the Immediate Past President of the Dallas Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and is involved with the Dallas Bar Association, having previously served as Co-Chair of the Media Relations Committee. In his community, Jason serves on the board of the Northaven Park Neighborhood Association.

Jason routinely writes and speaks on intellectual property and media law issues, including recent articles in IP Today, IP Law360, the State Bar of Texas Intellectual Property Newsletter, and the Media Law Resource Center Newsletter. Jason also recently authored a chapter in Inside the Minds: Understanding the Use of Social Media in Litigation and co-authored Corporate Practice Series Portfolio No. 91, Social Media Law in Bloomberg BNA. Jason has recently given speeches on intellectual property law to the Southern Methodist University IP Law Symposium and the Intellectual Property Section of the Dallas Bar Association. Jason presented to the Intellectual Property Section of the State Bar of Texas at its annual meeting in June 2015.

Professional Recognition

  • Recognized in the Dallas Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Awards, American City Business Journals, 2017.
  • Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2011-2017.
  • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc., for Litigation – Intellectual Property, 2017.

Rising Stars

Super Lawyers

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Featured in Texas Rising Stars 2017

Haynes and Boone lawyers once again maintained a strong showing in the recently released Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars directory, with 41 lawyers selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition.

Year in Review

Media and Entertainment Law - Year in review

Media and Entertainment Law

Welcome to the 2016-2017 edition of the Haynes and Boone Media and Entertainment Law Year in Review. The Media and Entertainment Practice Group of Haynes and Boone represents a broad range of clients in all facets of media and entertainment, intellectual property, open government and First Amendment litigation, counseling and legislative matters. We are proud to provide a summary of our accomplishments and activities in 2016-2017, and to highlight some of the trends impacting the media and entertainment industry.

Honors

Jason Bloom

Jason Bloom Receives 40 Under 40 Award from Dallas Business Journal

Haynes and Boone, LLP proudly congratulates Partner Jason Bloom, who has been named a recipient of the Dallas Business Journal’s 2017 40 Under 40 Award.


Published by American City Business Journals, March 2017

Anti-SLAPP

Jason Bloom, Nina Cortell and Alicia Calzada

Haynes and Boone Obtains Anti-SLAPP Reversal From Texas Supreme Court

In a significant opinion, the Texas Supreme Court on February 24 held the Texas Citizen’s Participation Act applicable to internal company speech concerning safety and environmental protection measures.

Selected Client Representations

Appellate Court Victories

  • Briefed and argued response to appeal of copyright infringement verdict to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and obtained full affirmance of trial court’s judgment in favor of our clients. Assisted with response to petition for writ of certiorari to United States Supreme Court and obtained denial of petition.
  • Briefed and argued response to appeal of final judgment in defamation matter to the Fifth District Court of Appeals in Dallas and obtained full affirmance of judgment in favor of our clients.

Trial Court Victories

  • Successfully defended 9-day copyright infringement trial brought in federal court by nationally syndicated radio host and book author seeking more than $13 million in damages by obtaining complete defense victory, declaratory relief in favor of clients, and substantial award of defense costs.
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of intellectual property investigations and acquisitions company in federal lawsuit alleging fraud in a domain name acquisition transaction and seeking $6 million in damages.
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of magazine publisher, author, and current and former police officers on First Amendment and statutory grounds in lawsuit asserting claims for libel, libel per se, tortious interference, and intentional infliction of emotional distress.
  • Represented respondent in enforcement proceeding before the International Trade Commission involving allegations of patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation regarding integrated circuits.
  • Participated in trial resulting in $123 million verdict for client, an auto parts manufacturer, against chemical company found liable for chemical explosion at manufacturing plant.
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of client in dispute regarding entitlement to insurance proceeds resulting from burglary at manufacturing facility.
  • Obtained final judgment and attorneys' fees in favor of client in dispute regarding client's copyrights in software and source code used to run DVR products.
  • Secured permanent injunctive relief on behalf of client in copyright dispute involving client's copyrighted buckle sets and decorative conchos.
  • Instituted numerous seizure actions in copyright and trademark infringement disputes resulting in successful seizures of infringing items and injunctive relief on behalf of client. 

Professional and Community Activities

  • Federal Bar Association, Dallas Chapter, Immediate Past President
  • American Bar Association
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity
  • Patrick E. Higginbotham American Inn of Court, 2012
  • Judge Paul Brown Inn of Court
  • Dallas Bar Association Media Relations Committee
  • Dallas Bar Association Committee Chair, 2010
  • Dallas Bar Association Committee Vice Chair, 2009
  • Dallas Bar Association Publications Committee
  • Dallas Bar Association Judiciary Committee
  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
  • Northaven Park Neighborhood Association, Secretary

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