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Cheap internet TV thwarted?
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 30 2014

Earlier this year, the Supreme Court of the United States agreed to hear a high-stakes copyright case that pitted the huge network television


NCAA argues for dismissal of athletes’ latest antitrust complaint
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 24 2013

Last week, the NCAA asked the Northern District of California to throw out a suit initiated in 2009 on behalf of former and current NCAA athletes


It’s the words, not the ideas, that are copyrightable
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 29 2013

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit dismissed a lawsuit claiming that Elton John and his songwriter partner Bernie Taupin had


Printed publication need not be easily located to be prior art
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

Addressing the standard for establishing that an alleged prior art reference qualifies as a “printed publication,” the U.S. Court of Appeals for the


No preliminary injunction over commercial hopping
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 29 2013

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed a district court's denial of a request for a preliminary injunction sought by a broadcaster


Touchdown for video game producer over football players false endorsement claim
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 29 2013

Revisiting the issue of how trademark and similar rights under the Lanham Act are balanced against First Amendment rights, the U.S. Court of Appeals


Holy non-infringement, Batman!
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 1 2014

The U.S Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a trademark infringement claim, finding that a real computer software


A warehouse full of unapproved genetically-modified seeds; now what?
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 1 2014

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit addressed allegations of breach and false advertising against an agricultural product storage and


Judge Posner orders Sherlock Holmes estate to pay attorneys’ fees for “form of extortion”
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 1 2014

In another scathing opinion against the Sherlock Holmes estate, Judge Richard A. Posner ordered the estate to pay attorneys’ fees for bringing


Judge rules NCAA ban on student-athlete compensation violates antitrust law
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 14 2014

On Friday, August 8, 2014, the Northern District of California determined that the National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA's) rules banning