Munger, Tolles & Olson attorney Kelly M. Klaus was named a Top Intellectual Property Attorney in California by the Daily Journal on April 18, 2018.
The annual report recognizes the leading patent, trademark and copyright lawyers in California.
Mr. Klaus was recognized for his representation of FX Networks in obtaining dismissal of a defamation suit brought by actress Olivia de Havilland regarding her depiction in the docudrama “Feud: Bette and Joan.” Mr. Klaus’ profile also highlighted his successful representation of major Hollywood studios in securing affirmation of an injunction against the video streaming site VidAngel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
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.