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Matt represents a broad range of clients in complex commercial litigations. Much of Matt's experience is in the sports industry where he has represented four professional sports leagues, FanDuel and the New York Yankees in a variety of commercial matters that include breach of commercial agreements, trademark infringement and issues relating to expansion teams and team relocations. Matt has also represented clients in the product manufacturing, television, health care and securities industries. In addition, Matt was awarded a Proskauer Golden Gavel for his pro bono representation of Hartley House, Inc. and for chairing Proskauer's high school mentoring program.

Representative matters include:

  • Winning summary judgment on behalf of the NHL against the former owner of the Arizona Coyotes, who breached agreements with the NHL by attempting to move the team to Canada without the League's permission
  • Securing broad ex parte, preliminary and permanent injunctive relief against Internet sellers of counterfeit NFL jerseys

  • Successfully representing a global mass media and entertainment company through mediation and arbitration in a $100 million dispute over compliance with "Most Favored Nations" provisions

  • Obtaining a dismissal of claims for misappropriation of trade secrets in defense of Henry Schein, a worldwide distributer of medical, dental and veterinary supplies