The firm represented numerous trademark owners in domain name dispute actions arising under the Anti-Cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act and under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy. Representative reported decisions include: (1) The Weather Channel v. Versata Software, Inc., WIPO Case No. D2009-0548 (June 23, 2009) (secured transfer of domain name <weatherchannelkids.com>); (2) Arizona Bd. of Regents v. DNS Admin, Nevis Domains, WIPO Case No. D2008-1543 (Dec. 9, 2008) (secured transfer of domain name <arizonawildcats.com>); (3) Willis v. NetHollywood, WIPO Case No. D2004-1030 (Feb. 17, 2004) (secured transfer of domain name <alleewillis.com>); (4) Federal Cartridge Co. v. Madmouse Communications, WIPO Case No. D2001-0756 (secured transfer of domain names <federalcartridge.net> and <federalcartridge.org>); and (5) Chef America, Inc. v. Murray, WIPO Case No. D2000-1481 (Feb. 13, 2001) (secured transfer of domain name <hot-pockets.com>).

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Fraud investigation and compliance review
Conducted an internal investigation for a company concerning alleged fraudulent conduct in the Philippines by company employees and third-party more
Securities, M&A and Tax for James River Coal Co.
Represented James River Coal, an Appalachian coal mining company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, in its efforts to raise capital for improving more
Multiple acquisitions for Provident Bankshares Corporation
Represented Provident Bankshares Corporation in multiple acquisitions and dispositions, including its $330 million acquisition of Southern Financial more
Contract Dispute Arbitration for a publicly traded supplier of industrial parts
Represented a publicly traded supplier of industrial parts in the successful arbitration of a significant breach of contract dispute against one of more