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Supreme Court keeps Raging Bull copyright suit in the ring
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 21 2014

In a ruling that could potentially increase the number of copyright infringement actions, the Supreme Court of the United States has resolved a


D.C. Circuit limits discovery and joinder for downloading "swarms"
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

Deciding a case that involves issues of discovery and joinder, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit addressed issues presented by so-called


Court won’t reconsider prior ruling in NCAA class action
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 15 2014

On May 12, 2014, the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) lost its motion for leave to file a motion for reconsideration of a prior


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


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


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


Recent decisions narrow scope of liability under Video Privacy Protection Act
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 27 2015

Two significant decisions under the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) in recent weeks have provided new defenses to companies alleged to have run


No presumption, but inference of irreparable harm permissible under Lanham Act
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

Addressing interpretation of advertising claims when the packaging or label unambiguously defines a claim term and an inference of irreparable harm


Statements regarding live scientific debate still subject to false advertising claim
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

According to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, even if scientific claims are the subject of live scientific debates, that status will