Ch. 2: Copyright Infringement: Not the Highest Form of Flattery
Pt. 2: How Much Does a Copyright Lawsuit Cost?
For a full-fledged copyright infringement lawsuit, expect to pay around $250,000 for litigation costs when all is said and done, according to The American Intellectual Property Law Association's (AIPLA) Report of the Economic Survey 2015 [PDF] . Those numbers represent the median cost of lawsuits for copyright infringement involving less than $1 million in damages.
$250,000 = median cost of a copyright infringement lawsuit with less than $1 million in damages.
Next: Pt. 3: Copy This Down: Copyright Best Practices for Media Agencies