Gina Bibby

Partner

Gina is a partner in the corporate team and leads the global fashion tech practice.

Gina focuses on technology, fashion, and fashion technology, helping clients protect their innovation through commercial agreements, and patent, trademark and copyright procurement and litigation. She leads a global practice focused on advising fashion tech clients on matters involving the metaverse, corporate formation, venture capital, corporate transactions, real estate, privacy, e-commerce, intellectual property, and more.

Gina routinely handles matters involving data privacy, e-commerce, intellectual property and technology licensing, and intellectual property counseling. She has significant trial experience handling complex intellectual property, unfair competition, and trade secret disputes. Gina is also a registered patent attorney.

Prior to joining Withers, Gina practiced in the Silicon Valley offices of AmLaw 50 and AmLaw 100 law firms, where she was recognized by Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star for her intellectual property litigation work. She studied fashion law and fashion-technology law at the Fashion Law Institute’s Intensive Program and Silicon Valley Fashion and Technology Program.

In recognition of her innovative fashion tech practice, The American Lawyer named Gina a 2021 Trailblazer. She is also recognized as a 2022 and 2021 Minority Leader of Influence and a 2021 Woman of Influence by the Los Angeles Business Journal. She holds a JD from the George Washington University School of Law and a BA in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

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Admissions

Publications

Memberships

Talks

State of California

State of Colorado

Federal Circuit Court of Appeals

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

U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

Justices Seem Less Receptive to SG’s Take on IP Cases,’ Law360 - November 10, 2022, featured

The NFTs Clause: Are Licensors Waking Up to Digital Use?,’ World IP Review - October 6, 2022, featured

The Painted Turtle Board of Directors

Remake Board of Directors

California Fashion Association Advisory Board

American Apparel and Footwear Association

Fashion and the Law in the Metaverse,’ Pebble Ventures LLC - Metaverse Matters Podcast - July 8, 2022, speaker

How Consumers Will Buy,’ Business of Fashion’s Retail Reborn Podcast - April 11, 2022, speaker

‘Women in Intellectual Property,’ Cal State Long Beach University’s 2022 Women in Engineering Conference - April 9, 2022, panelist

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2019

Recognition


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