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Hold that pose: can the Bikram yoga Sequence be protected by copyright law?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

Over the past decade, the Copyright Office has issued hundreds of yoga-related copyrights for books, videos, and the like protecting


Jockeying for dollars: Kentucky downs faces two lawsuits over betting machines
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

And they're off ... To the United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky. One of the country's premier racetracks, Kentucky Downs


Update: "Jumpman" copyright suit bounces off the rim
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

Six months after tip-off, the "Jumpman" copyright suit against Nike has been deemed an air ball. As we discussed back in the February edition of the


Cable Networks throw copyright infringement haymaker at online streaming sites
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

The May 2nd bout between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao(the "Fight") was billed as the most anticipated boxing match in recent


Balk! Ninth Circuit deems decade-old Barry Bonds conviction foul
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

Recently, the Ninth Circuit, sitting en banc, vacated the obstruction of justice conviction of former San Francisco Giant All-Star outfielder Barry


Wild Thing" forced to tap out in battle against ESPN"
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

Last month, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals forced former professional wrestler Steve "Wild Thing" Ray to tap out in his battle against ESPN by


Heir Jordan: did Nike improperly inherit the Jumpman logo?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Air Jordan. This phrase is both a nickname for Hall of Fame basketball player Michael Jordan and the brand name of the most successful basketball


Class action suit seeks jackpot against Draftkings
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Fantasy sports ("fantasy") is a dynamic industry that has surged in popularity in North America. In 2005 there were an estimated 12.6 million fantasy


Will Johnny be good, or will name games go up in Flames?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Johnny Gaudreau, left wing for the Calgary Flames, is attempting to high-stick potential interlopers by locking up rights to his now-popularized


French media regs leave sports clips on cutting room floor
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • France, USA
  • January 31 2015

When it comes to sports, the U.S. touts a particular brand of American exceptionalism. After all, the United States is home to four of the top ten