Munger, Tolles & Olson attorney Kelly M. Klaus was highlighted for the third straight year as a Law360 Media & Entertainment MVP on Nov. 12, 2019.
Mr. Klaus was recognized for representing Disney, Warner Bros., and other Hollywood studios in winning a $62 million verdict in a copyright infringement lawsuit against an unauthorized streaming service. In two different cases, he secured victories for major studios against distributors of devices that allowed users to obtain pirated streams of movies and television shows for free.
Mr. Klaus focuses his practice on copyright and related litigation, including antitrust and class action litigation. He represents major motion picture studios and the MPA 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.