Our Website Uses Cookies 


We and the third parties that provide content, functionality, or business services on our website may use cookies to collect information about your browsing activities in order to provide you with more relevant content and promotional materials, on and off the website, and help us understand your interests and improve the website.


For more information, please contact us or consult our Privacy Notice.

Your binder contains too many pages, the maximum is 40.

We are unable to add this page to your binder, please try again later.

This page has been added to your binder.

Yurij Melnyk
Associate
San Francisco +1 415 591 7092 ymelnyk@cov.com Download V-card

Yurij Melnyk represents policyholders in complex insurance coverage disputes and litigation, including disputes relating to commercial general liability, product liability, marine cargo, cyber liability, and property and business interruption policies.

Mr. Melnyk also advises and represents clients in intellectual property matters, including copyright and trademark counseling and enforcement.

Insurance Coverage

  • Represent U.S. manufacturing corporation in litigation regarding marine cargo policy.
  • Represent aerospace engineering corporation in coverage dispute against more than thirty historic insurers for costs of remediating former production site.
  • Represent major retailer in insurance recovery disputes under cyber and commercial general liability policies over data breach losses.
  • Represented sovereign wealth fund in successful litigation over coverage for third party liability arising out of fire at facility.

Intellectual Property

  • Represent U.S. corporation in trademark enforcement and domain name disputes.
  • Advise global auction house on copyright, trademark, and right of publicity matters.
  • Represented global agricultural equipment brand in successful trademark enforcement litigation.

Pro Bono

  • Represented minor in successful civil rights action alleging excessive force and related claims against law enforcement officers and local government.
  • Advise various nonprofit organizations on intellectual property counseling matters.