Served as lead counsel for Masterfile Corporation, a stock photography licensing company, in copyright infringement litigation against a company that posted copies of Masterfile’s photographs on its website. Obtained an award of $150,000 in statutory damages, a permanent injunction, and an award of attorneys’ fees and costs.

Masterfile Corporation v. Development Partners, Inc., No. 1:10-cv-00134, 2010 WL 3603611 (E.D. Va. Aug. 16, 2010).

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