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Education

J.D., with highest honors, The George Washington University Law School; Order of the Coif

B.A., magna cum laude, University of Maryland

Law Journals

Member, The George Washington Law Review

Clerkships

Law Clerk for the Honorable Marvin J. Garbis, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland (1999-2000)

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar

Maryland Bar

Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Ninth, and District of Columbia Circuits

U.S. District Court for the Districts of Maryland and the District of Columbia

Eve represents broadcast and other communications clients on a host of regulatory and transactional matters before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and in litigation before federal and state courts.

Representative Experience

  • Represents major national broadcast and other communications companies in FCC rulemaking proceedings and in related litigation involving a broad range of issues affecting the communications industry, including media ownership, equal employment opportunities (EEO), the broadcast incentive auction, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), cable carriage, broadcast localism, and children's television.
  • Advises clients on mergers and other transactions requiring FCC approval, including compliance with multiple ownership, attribution, and foreign ownership rules. Files foreign ownership petitions for declaratory ruling and coordinates Team Telecom review.
  • Advises communications companies and investors on FCC compliance and reporting requirements, with particular emphasis on media ownership, foreign ownership, indecency, TCPA, political broadcasting, sweepstakes and contests, and advertising issues.
  • Represents major national broadcast and other communications companies in enforcement proceedings involving licensee control issues, sponsorship identification, indecency, and a variety of other matters before the FCC.
  • Represents broadband Internet access providers in administrative and appellate proceedings concerning "net neutrality" regulation. Counsel for Verizon in its successful challenge to the FCC's Open Internet rules before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and in Brand X Internet Services v. FCC before the Ninth Circuit and the Supreme Court. Represented Comcast in its successful appellate challenge to the FCC's first "net neutrality" decision.  
  • Counsels clients on the FCC implications of bankruptcies, reorganizations and restructurings. Represented a major financial institution in FCC proceedings and FCC-related aspects of litigation stemming from the bankruptcy of Tribune Company.
  • Develops strategies for securing FCC process reform and other regulatory changes.
  • Represents major national corporations and trade associations in federal district court and appellate litigation regarding the regulatory authority of a variety of federal agencies, including the FCC, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS).

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (ABA), Forum on Communications Law
  • Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA)
  • Women's Bar Association (WBA) of the District of Columbia

Recognitions

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