Philpot v. Rocking M Media, LLC et al

Background information

Larry Philpot is a freelance concert photographer who photographed musician Ted Nugent, and made these photographs available under a Creative Commons License. Philpot alleged that Rocking M Media, LLC and Meridian Media, LLC. infringed his copyright by publishing, copying, and displaying the photographs on their website without proper attribution to Philpot and his website. Philpot sought actual damages, interest, reasonable attorney’s fees, and statutory damages.

Case summary

On 07/30/2020, the court filed a notice of cancelled hearing because the parties notified the court that they resolved this matter. On 08/05/2020, Philpot filed a stipulation of dismissal.

Attribution Photograph