Speaker Profile

Laura Walther
Counsel / Crowell & Morning LLP

Laura Jastrem Walther is a counsel based in the Advertising & Product Risk Management Group of Crowell & Moring's Washington, D.C. office. She helps clients navigate the complex regulatory hurdles involved in the design, distribution, sale, marketing and advertising of consumer goods. She defends her clients when they face agency enforcement matters, competitive advertising challenges, and product liability or false advertising litigation. Advertising. Laura represents clients before the National Advertising Division (NAD) and National Advertising Review Board (NARB) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus. She also represents clients in Lanham Act false advertising litigation. Laura reviews clients' current and potential advertising claims and advises them regarding adequate substantiation and the risk of competitive challenges. Laura also regularly drafts, reviews and revises consumer product warranties to ensure compliance with the Magnuson-Moss Act and to enhance liability risk reduction. Laura's recent advertising experience includes: