Emily Gianetta is an associate in the firm’s Boston office specializing in antitrust, competition, intellectual property, and complex business litigation.
Emily’s litigation experience includes high-stakes antitrust and competition cases involving monopolization and restraint of trade issues under the Sherman and Clayton Acts, pricing issues under the Robinson-Patman Act, intellectual property claims, and false advertising disputes. Emily has experience covering all stages of complex civil litigation, from inception through trial. She has drafted appellate briefs in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Massachusetts Appeals Court, petitions for writ of certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court, pleadings and briefs in complex business matters before the American Arbitration Association, and various dispositive and non-dispositive motions in federal and state court.
In addition to her litigation experience, Emily is a member of the global brand equity and strategic distribution team, which advises product manufacturers on the design and implementation of distribution and resale price maintenance strategies focusing on limiting online price erosion and gray market disruption in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Emily and her team routinely develop customized, global go-to-market distribution strategies for product manufacturers across diverse product verticals. Due to her litigation background, Emily plays a key role helping clients monitor and enforce compliance with their distribution programs to achieve price stability and brand protection globally.
Emily maintains an active pro bono practice helping undocumented children obtain legal status in the United States.
Prior to joining the firm, Emily was an associate in the Boston office of an international law firm, practicing business & tort litigation. Upon graduation from law school, Emily served as a law clerk to the Honorable Chief Judge Eric T. Washington of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.
- 2013 Washington College of Law Mussey Prize Recipient (highest scholastic average during final year of study)
- "Issue Preservation: Protecting the Record on Appeal,” Practical Law Journal, December 2015/January 2016
- “The FTCA and Equitable Tolling: Why the ‘Wong’ Decision Matters,” Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, 14 September 2015