$1.8 Million Awarded To Prevailing Defendants In Copyright Case

Mealey's (November 17, 2015, 2:26 PM EST) -- ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Virginia federal judge on Nov. 13 agreed that three copyright infringement defendants are entitled to more than $1.8 million in attorney fees (Humphrey & Partners Architects LP v. Lessard Design Inc., et al., No. 13-433, E.D. Va.).

(Decision available. Document #16-151130-005Z.)

U.S. Judge T.S. Ellis III of the Eastern District of Virginia ordered plaintiff Humphrey & Partners Architects LP (HPA) to reimburse defendants Lessard Design Inc., Lessard Group Inc. and Christian Lessard (Lessard, collectively) $841,872 in attorney fees, defendants Penrose Group, PDT...
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