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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge

Using a DMCA takedown notice to assert a trademark claim may lead to section 512(f) liability

  • Fish & Richardson PC
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  • USA
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  • March 26 2014

In 2011, Jenni Alvies launched a blog at "crossfitmamas.blogspot.com" and created a "CrossFit Mamas" Facebook page, where she posted exercise

It’s all in the jeans: LA Idol Fashion barred from cloning competitors’ designs

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 11 2011

The makers of “Miss Me” and “Rock Revival” brand jeanswear recently secured a preliminary injunction against LA Idol Fashion by persuading a federal judge that the rear-pocket designs on some of LA Idol’s high-end jeans likely infringed upon their rights in their own pocket designs

Perfecting security interests in intellectual property not as obvious as you might think

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • June 27 2012

The economy has not been kind to many businesses in the last several years

Res judicata does not bar claims arising after prior litigation, even one based on similar conduct

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • August 8 2014

Addressing whether a prior litigation between the parties resolving claims of unfair competition bars subsequent suit over similar conduct occurring

Trademark, copyright & false advertising newsletter - Summer 2014

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 11 2014

In Klinger v. Conan Doyle Estate, Ltd., 755 F.3d 496 (7th Cir. 2014), in an opinion by Judge Posner, the Seventh Circuit clarified the interplay

It’s a material IP world: trademarks, copyrights, design patents and fabric designs

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • November 5 2014

Fabric design is a creative art form that has existed for thousands of years. Although the methods for creating such designs have evolved, the purpose

“Holy unfavourable judgment Batman”Batmobile found to be a protectable character

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • USA
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  • February 18 2013

Can you guess the movie character from the following description: "oddly-shaped head and facial features, squat torso, long thin arms, and

Fourth Circuit affirms personal jurisdiction over non-U.S. defendants, upholds extraterritorial jurisdiction under the Copyright Act, and reverses it under the Lanham Act

  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 9 2012

Tire Engineering and Distribution, LLC et al. v. Shandong Linglong Rubber Company, Ltd. et al., No. 10-2271 (4th Cir. 2012), addresses several issues of international practice

District court finds personal jurisdiction over defendants in Berklee College of Music, Inc. trademark and copyright lawsuit

  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 18 2010

Plaintiff Berklee College of Music, Inc. (“Berklee”) brought this action against Defendants Music Industry Educators, Inc. (“MIE”) and its majority owner John Terrell, alleging trademark and copyright infringement, unfair competition, and deceptive trade practices under M.G.L. c. 93A stemming from publication of Berklee’s copyrighted material and trademarks on MIE’s website