WESTMINSTER, Colo.- LAWFUEL – Media Law –Media Breakaway, LLC, an industry leader in online direct marketing, today announced it has retained Pete Wellborn of Wellborn & Wallace, LLC to represent the company in a current lawsuit with MySpace.
“We are very pleased that Pete Wellborn has agreed to represent Scott Richter and Media Breakaway in the lawsuit filed by MySpace,” said Steve Richter, President and General Counsel of Media Breakaway. “Pete’s substantial background in Internet law and extensive knowledge of the industry, including successful representation of several Internet Service Providers in cases against spammers, makes him the ideal person to represent the company in this matter.”
“Media Breakaway has undertaken Herculean efforts to ensure that they maintain compliance with the developing law and stand out in the Internet industry as leaders in legal and ethical online marketing. I am proud to have the opportunity to represent them in the MySpace lawsuit, to disprove all allegations set forth therein and to otherwise ensure that justice is served,” said Pete Wellborn, founder of Wellborn & Wallace, LLC.
“At this time, the only information we have regarding this lawsuit comes from MySpace’s press release earlier this week. We obviously deny the allegations made in the press release,” Richter stated.
Pete Wellborn is the founding member of the Wellborn & Wallace law firm, based in Atlanta, Georgia and is perhaps the most well-known Internet lawyer in the United States. Since 1996, his practice has focused on Technology Law. His clients include Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and other technology and e-commerce companies. Wellborn’s law practice and legal victories have received worldwide publicity, including cover stories in the Wall Street Journal and Boardwatch Magazine. In 2004, Wellborn was recognized by Lawyers Weekly as one of its ten “Attorneys of the Year.”
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