Alex Beroukhim is a litigator whose practice focuses on complex litigation, including consumer class actions, employee separation and trade secret disputes, products liability, and environmental litigation. Mr. Beroukhim advises clients on price comparison advertising, including compliance with FTC guidelines and California law relating to former price advertisements, BOGO advertisements, and MSRP representations. Mr. Beroukhim also advises clients on counterfeiting issues, including brand-owner’s rights in criminal proceedings against counterfeit traffickers. His clients include national department stores, vitamin and mineral sellers, pharmaceutical companies, technology companies, energy companies, and aerospace companies.

Mr. Beroukhim has experience in all aspects of complex litigation, including significant trial and arbitration experience.

Experience

  • Vitamin and mineral seller in consumer class action litigation.
  • National department store in public civil penalty enforcement action.
  • Holding company in breach of contract dispute.
  • Wine and spirit seller in consumer class action litigation.
  • Global energy company in consumer class action litigation.
  • Seller of a pharmaceutical business in a post-acquisition contract and business tort dispute relating to the payment of earn-outs on the sale.
  • National department store chain in consumer class action litigation.
  • Aerospace manufacturer in two groundwater contamination cases involving numerous defendants and several alleged COCs.
  • Live event video production company in trade secret and fiduciary duty litigation against its former president and his new competing venture.
  • Liability insurer in connection with hundreds of childhood sexual abuse claims against a Roman Catholic diocese.
  • Convenience store franchisor against merchandise supplier's claims of business interference and unfair completion.

Perspectives

Ninth Circuit Limits Monetary Recovery in False Advertising Class Actions
Advisory
Court Limits California Prosecutors' Reach in UCL Cases
Advisory
Calif. Prebirth Exposure Limitations Period Still Split
Published by Appellate Law360, California Law360, and Product Liability Law360
Defending Price Comparison Class Actions
Arnold & Porter LLP Webinar
Use of Investigative Resources and Assertion of Victim Rights To Support Brand Protection
Arnold & Porter Webcast
More

Recognition

Southern California Super Lawyers
"Rising Star" (2013-2016)

Credentials

Education
  • JD, University of California, Davis, 2001, Order of the Coif
  • BA, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1998
Admissions
  • California
Clerkships
  • US District Court, District of Wyoming, The Honorable Alan B. Johnson
Activities
  • Board Member, Western Center on Law & Poverty

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