Kelly Klaus Named Top IP Lawyer in California

Munger, Tolles & Olson attorney Kelly M. Klaus was selected as one of the Top Intellectual Property Attorneys in California by the Daily Journal in a report published Aug. 16, 2017.

The annual special report recognizes the leading patent, trademark and copyright lawyers in California.

Mr. Klaus’ representation of Disney, Lucasfilm, Fox and Warner Bros. in securing a preliminary injunction against VidAngel was highlighted as one of his leading recent achievements. The profile also recognized Mr. Klaus for winning the dismissal of a class action lawsuit against the MPAA that had attempted to impose an R-rating on any movie featuring tobacco-related imagery.

Mr. Klaus focuses his practice on copyright and related litigation, including antitrust and class action litigation. He represents major motion picture studios and recorded music companies in some of their highest-profile litigation. In addition to litigating, Mr. Klaus regularly counsels clients on copyright, software licensing and other intellectual property issues.