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Supreme Court Resolves Split on Design Copyright Eligibility
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling in Star Athletica LLC v. Varsity Brands Inc., which, in the Court’s words “resolves


Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands, Inc. Copyright Case
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

The following alert is directed to those clients in the fashion and design industries that manufacture or otherwise produce useful items (e.g


Ruffled feathers or serious harm? Controversial UK personality sued for libellous tweets
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

The case of Monroe and Hopkins related to the defacement of the Memorial to the Women of WWII in Whitehall during an anti-austerity demonstration on


Warner Bros., Trademark Lawyers Target “Golden Ticket” Beer Brand
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

This month, “Willy Wonka” filmmaker Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (“Warner Bros.”) formally opposed Georgia-based South Sky Brewing Company’s


U.S. Supreme Court Rules Decorative Elements Can Be Copyrighted
  • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court, in a 6 to 2 decision, affirmed a decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth


Supreme Court Clarifies Copyright Eligibility for Useful Articles
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

While much of the legal press may be speculating about the future of the Supreme Court’s Chevron test, yesterday the Court considered a very


New advertising disclosure guidelines for marketers and social influencers
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • March 23 2017

On 1 March 2017, the Australian Association of National Advertisers (AANA) inserted a new section 2.7 into their Code of Ethics (Code) which provides


Supreme Court Clarifies Test For Determining Whether Designs On Useful Articles Are Eligible For Copyright Protection: Star Athletica, L.L.C. v. Varsity Brands, Inc.
  • Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

While federal copyright laws unquestionably allow protection for original works of art, copyright eligibility has been less clear in situations where


Retailers - can you be liable for cartel behaviour for using pricing software and algorithms?
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • European Union
  • March 23 2017

A key issue regulators are grappling with is what antitrust liability can attach to retailers who use price matching software or other algorithms to


Brewery and Beer Distributor Sued over Promotional Contest
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

A North Carolina woman has commenced legal action against Anheuser-Busch, LLC (“Anheuser-Busch”) and its North Carolina distributor, R.A. Jeffreys