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Is the comic book character copyright infringement saga finally over?

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit affirmed the district court’s dismissal of a copyright infringement complaint by an entity that has

No presumption, but inference of irreparable harm permissible under Lanham Act

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

Addressing interpretation of advertising claims when the packaging or label unambiguously defines a claim term and an inference of irreparable harm

In with the new: 2015 privacy, advertising and digital media predictions part II

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2015

In 2015, I predict an increased focus on employees’ rights regarding their personal social media accounts. Since 2012, individual states have enacted

Ravens’ fair use defense won’t fly

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 28 2010

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, reversing the district court, found that the NFL’s Baltimore Ravens’ unauthorized use of its previously adjudicated infringing logo design in highlight film was not a fair use

In with the new: 2015 privacy, advertising and digital media predictions part III

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2015

Part III of our 2015 predictions series comes from Of Digital Interest editor and McDermott partner, Heather Sussman, who predicts that states will

Statements regarding live scientific debate still subject to false advertising claim

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

According to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, even if scientific claims are the subject of live scientific debates, that status will

First Amendment protects use of third-party’s trademark in video game

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 30 2014

Confirming that video games, including customizable multi-player games, qualify as expressive works entitled to First Amendment protection, a

FCC adopts MedRadio Service for wireless medical devices

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2009

The FCC also proposed new rules for implantable wireless neuromuscular micro-stimulation devices

Alleged breach of implied-in-fact contract for use of a television show idea not preempted by Copyright Act

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2012

In vacating a district court’s grant of a motion to dismiss a breach of contract action against a television studio, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that the Copyright Act does not preempt a breach of an implied-in-fact contract that included a promise to pay for an idea

Tank top tussle Britney Spears as an indicator of delicious confusion

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 30 2010

In a decision highlighting the fact-intensive nature of trademark disputes, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court reversed a grant of summary judgment but acknowledged that it was “far from certain that consumers were likely to be confused” by defendant’s use of the word DELICIOUS