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Wilson v. The Walt Disney Co.

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 4 2014

Identifying numerous similarities, the court allowed the plaintiff filmmaker to pursue a claim that Disney's teaser trailer for Frozen infringed on

CBS Broadcasting Inc. v. FilmOn.com, Inc.

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2014

Click here to download a PDF of the full decision. District court issues second contempt finding against unauthorized content redistributor FilmOn

Community Television of Utah, LLC v. Aereo, Inc.

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 19 2014

Utah District Court enters preliminary injunction against Aereo's use of miniature antennas to stream copyrighted television programming over

Mandeville-Anthony v. The Walt Disney Company

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 25 2012

Ninth Circuit affirms district court’s grant of judgment on the pleadings in favor of defendants on copyright infringement claims finding, as a matter of law, no substantial similarity between protected elements of plaintiff’s works and the defendants’ “CARS” movies, and that plaintiff’s claim for breach of an implied contract was time-barred under California’s two-year statute of limitations

Leveyfilm, Inc. v. Fox Sports Interactive Media, LLC

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 8 2014

Fox Sports Interactive Media, LLC and related entities obtained summary judgment in copyright infringement action brought by owner of photograph used

The Sheldon Abend Revocable Trust v. Spielberg

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 29 2010

Court grants the producers of the motion picture Disturbia summary judgment in a copyright infringement action brought by the owner of the copyright to Rear Window, the short story made into an Alfred Hitchcock film, finding that the common elements between the two works are not protectible

UMG Recordings Inc. v. Veoh Networks Inc.

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2013

Ninth Circuit upholds DMCA safe harbor protection from copyright infringement liability for defendant video-sharing site Veoh, affirming grant of summary judgment in defendants’ favor

Flowserve Corp. v. Hallmark Pump Co., Inc

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 27 2011

Court grants summary judgment in favor of plaintiffs, on claims that defendant’s use of two copyrighted images of plaintiffs’ products on its website constituted both willful copyright infringement and willful false advertising

MVP Entertainment v. Frost

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 16 2012

California intermediate court of appeal affirms grant of summary judgment in favor of defendants, author, and holder of copyright in book in plaintiffs’ action alleging breach of contract, among other claims, finding that lawyer for defendants did not have actual authority to transfer the copyright, and his e-mail acknowledging receipt of the general economic terms of the proposed deal was not a written agreement to transfer copyright as required by the Copyright Act

Jake Mandeville-Anthony v. The Walt Disney Company, et al

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 3 2011

District court grants defendant motion picture companies' motion for judgment on the pleadings and dismisses without leave to amend writer's claim for copyright infringement regarding "CARS" and "CARS 2", finding that defendants have sufficiently shown that the respective works are not substantially similar in their protectable elements as a matter of law