Lead appellate counsel for Defendant Money Management International in a trademark infringement case in the Ninth Circuit. Retained after the District Court entered summary judgment and awarded more than $1 Million in attorneys’ fees against MMI. The Ninth Circuit reversed the entry of summary judgment and vacated the attorneys’ fees award. Negotiated settlement agreement which resolved the case.

Consumerinfo.com Inc. v. Money Management International Inc., Nos. 08-56705 and 09-55228, 2010 WL 882868 (9th Cir. March 11, 2010).

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