EducationCornell University (B.A., 2004); University of Michigan Law School (J.D., 2008)
Significant AccomplishmentsSecured summary judgment dismissing copyright infringement claims against Marvel Entertainment, LLC and its licensees by a comic book writer claiming ownership of the copyright in Marvel's Ghost Rider character.
Successfully defended summary judgment in a bid by news station to dismiss an age discrimination lawsuit brought by an award-winning former news director.
Represented Marvel Entertainment, LLC in a declaratory judgment action seeking to invalidate copyright termination notices issued on behalf of the heirs of Jack Kirby, which sought to obtain rights in numerous iconic Marvel characters.
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