No. 2:04-CV-30BO(1).

402 F.Supp.2d 638 (2005)

William DARDEN, Plaintiff, v. Marybeth PETERS, Register of Copyrights, Defendant.

United States District Court, E.D. North Carolina, Northern Division.

December 6, 2005.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Anthony J. Biller, Coats & Bennett, David E. Bennett, Coats & Bennett, PLLC, Cary, NC, for William Darden, plaintiff.

Lora M. Taylor, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Raleigh, NC, for Marybeth Peters, Register of Copyrights, defendant.


BOYLE, District Judge.

This matter is before the Court on the parties' cross motions for summary judgment. Plaintiff William Darden brings this action pursuant to the Administrative Procedures Act ("APA"), 5 U.S.C. §§ 701-706, seeking review of an adverse decision by Defendant Marybeth Peters, Register of Copyrights ("Register" or "Copyright Office") denying copyright registration. A hearing on the instant motions was held in Raleigh...

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