About Us

Biana Borukhovich, Esq
Founder at The Law Office of Biana Borukhovich, PLLC
Biana Borukhovich graduated from Touro Law School with recognition as being the school’s pioneer within the Fashion Law industry. Currently, she is the Chair of the Trademark, Licensing and Intellectual Property Committee under the Brooklyn Bar Association. Biana has authored and published a number of legal articles within the Fashion Law and Bankruptcy fields. She has studied abroad in China, with a focus on Chinese criminal law, and has traveled to New Orleans to help the Hurricane Katrina victims with their legal issues. In addition, her background includes work with H&M in-house, Bluestar Alliance, LLC, Kings County District Attorney’s Office and private legal firms.

Publications

  • Fashion Design: The Work of Art That is Still Unrecognized in the United States, Wake Forest L. Rev. (April 2009);
    This Comment was also published in New York State Bar Association, Entertainment, Arts & Sports Law Section Journal (May 2009).
  • BAPCPA: The Nail in the Coffin for Retailers, Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law (July 2010).
  • DPPA East Coast vs. West Coast Showdown?, Fox Rothschild, LLP; Fashion Law Blog (March 2010).
  • IDPPPA : The Copyright Compromise, New York Bar Association: The Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Blog (September, 2010).
  • Reaching Success within the Fashion Industry, Alizé La Vie Magazine (September 2013)

 

  • The Truth Behind the Fashion Industry From a Legal Perspective, Alizé La Vie Magazine (November 2013).
  • Advice For Fashion Startup, Alizé La Vie Magazine (May 2014).
  • Protecting One’s Brand in The Fashion Industry, Brooklyn Bar Association: Brooklyn Barrister (January/February 2015).

 

Lectures

  • Employment Contracts, Lecturer, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY (October 14, 2010).
  • Going Solo After Law School , Lecturer, Touro Law Center, Central Islip, NY (January 7, 2012).
  • Where is the Legal Aspect of Fashion Heading? , Panelist, New York Law School, New York, NY (March 13, 2013).
  • How to Start a Law Firm ,Lecturer, Touro Law Center, Central Islip, NY (January 6, 2015).
  • Fashion Law: It’s More Than What You Wear, Moderator, Brooklyn Bar Association, Brooklyn, NY (April 21, 2015).
  • The Role of Trademarks in the Fashion Industry: Protecting Your Brand in Style , Moderator, Brooklyn Bar Association, Brooklyn, NY (October 22, 2015).
  • Intellectual Property as it Applies to Start Ups , Lecturer, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY (November 11, 2015).
  • Starting a Business 101 , Lecturer, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY (March 31, 2016).
  • Start-Up Review , Panelist, Microsoft, 5th Ave Flagship Store, New York, NY (May 4, 2016).