Law360 Media & Entertainment Group of the Year: Munger, Tolles & Olson

Munger, Tolles & Olson was profiled as a 2018 Media & Entertainment Practice Group of the Year by Law360 on Feb. 1, 2018. Our firm was recognized for delivering results “that resonated throughout the legal industry in the past year.”

Munger, Tolles & Olson is one of five firms nationwide to earn recognition in the category.

In its profile, Law360 highlights Munger, Tolles & Olson’s successful history of representing major players in the media and entertainment industry and highlights the firm’s ability to adapt to meet the changing needs of the industry.

Law360 details the firm’s representation of several major Hollywood studios in a copyright case that obtained an injunction against the VidAngel streaming service and our success in defending the MPAA and its member studios from a potential class action alleging that the MPAA’s ratings agency misled the public by failing to apply automatic “R” ratings to any movie that included tobacco use. The article also showcases Munger, Tolles & Olson’s victory in obtaining summary judgment for the Las Vegas music festival “Life is Beautiful” in a trademark and copyright case, as well as nearly $1 million in attorneys’ fees.