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Arrow Productions, Ltd v. The Weinstein Company LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 1 2014

District court dismisses copyright and trademark infringement claims of copyright owner of 1972 pornographic film Deep Throat, holding that


Dunn v. DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2013

California Court of Appeal affirms judgment in favor of defendant DreamWorks Animation on plaintiff’s breach of implied-in-fact contract claim


Cohen v. G&M Realty L.P.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2013

In matter of first impression, district court denies preliminary injunction under federal Visual Artists Rights Act (VARA) to graffiti artists


Cabell v. Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2010

Court grants defendants' motion for summary judgment in copyright infringement action alleging that the character and storyline of defendants' motion picture You Don't Mess With the Zohan are substantially similar to plaintiff's works about a gay ex-Navy Seal who becomes a hairdresser


Sony BMG Music Entertainment, et al. v. Tenenbaum
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2009

In a file-sharing copyright infringement action, the court grants plaintiff record companies’ motion for summary judgment on the issue of defendant’s fair use defense


Rodriguez, et al. v. Klum, et al.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2009

The district court awarded $50,000 in attorneys’ fees and costs to prevailing defendants, finding that plaintiffs’ pursuit of their copyright infringement claim after receiving defendants’ evidence of prior independent creation was objectively unreasonable


Washington v. Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., et al
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2012

California appellate court affirms anti-SLAPP dismissal of misappropriation claim brought against Grand Theft Auto developers


Montz v. Pilgrim Films & Television, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2010

Ninth Circuit affirms dismissal of plaintiffs’ state law claims for breach of implied contract and breach of confidence on grounds that such claims are preempted by the Copyright Act


Ladd v. Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2010

The California Court of Appeal holds that Warner Bros breached the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing owed to plaintiff, Alan Ladd Jr, a profit participant in several movies, when it allocated the same share of licensing fees to every movie in packages of films regardless of each movie's value


Scott v. Meyer, et al.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2009

Court grants defendant author’s and publishers’ motion to dismiss copyright infringement action relating to vampire novels; court holds that plaintiff’s book The Nocturne and defendants’ book Breaking Dawn are not substantially similar as a matter of law