Representative Cases

Planning, Research, Strategy, Timing, Execution, and Adaptation.

BANE ACT LITIGATION

Represent clients in harassment litigation under the Bane Civil Rights Act, Civ. C. § 52.1.

PUBLIC INTEREST – ELECTION FRAUD

Represented client in successfully asserting election fraud against candidate for the L.A. County Board of Supervisors. Resulted in public correction of misleading information in the ballot fixed by the Registrar of Voters, Los Angeles County.

HIGH-STAKES LITIGATION

Represent client in litigation involving a $25,000,000 asset.

COMPLEX CIVIL LITIGATION

Represented clients in complex civil case, settled at a fraction of claims in excess of $10,000,000.

REAL PROPERTY LITIGATION

Represent client in adverse possession dispute adverse to multiple parties. Case settled favorably for client.

COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

Case settled favorably for client holder of intellectual property.

COPYRIGHT / IP INSURANCE COVERAGE LITIGATION

Case settled favorably for client insured regarding disputed underlying copyright infringement claim on a commercial liability insurance policy.

IP ATTORNEY FEE LITIGATION

Case settled favorably for client with claim in excess of $1,500,000 in attorney fees.

IP LITIGATION

Represent client in wide range of technology and entertainment IP litigation.

Previously represented client in a case involving Netflix and third parties; resolved favorably for client.

TRADEMARK LITIGATION

Represented clients in trademark litigation to enforce and defend rights resulting in favorable outcomes involving high-value intellectual property assets.

Represented clients in federal district court and appellate courts; represented clients before the Trademark Trial & Appeal Board in cancellation proceedings and opposition proceedings.

  • Food and beverage products
  • Bath and beauty products
  • Software applications
  • Entertainment services
  • Construction industry

Achieved favorable outcomes including short time to resolution at reduced cost to client prior to MSJ or trial; also experienced in trials and appeals.

FILM PRODUCTION COUNSEL

Represent clients in a wide range of film production agreements. Called upon to advise other counsel regarding film production. Regularly serve as a referred panel attorney in the entertainment industry at California Lawyers for the Arts.

PATENT PROSECUTION

Advise client on patent matters involving technology developments, improvements and patent prosecution strategy, domestic and internationally.

PATENT / IP LICENSING

Counsel and represent client involving The Boring Company.

Advise clients regarding patent licensing terms to settle ongoing patent infringement matters.

Assert IP rights against third parties and achieved cessation of infringing activity.

IP ATTORNEY FEE DISPUTE

Counsel and represent client to defend against their former IP attorney.

SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCER MARKETING DISPUTES; PUBLIC RELATIONS

Represented client in dispute concerning sales of products through agencies and social media influencers.

Advise clients on cross-marketing and collaborative marketing agreements.

Advise clients on pre-release marketing literature and press releases.