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Music streaming rights are included in ASCAP’s licenses
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 30 2015

The U. S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed a district court ruling that composers and music publishers cannot partially withdraw from


The complications of copyrighted images in the Yellow Pages
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 30 2015

Reviewing a spectrum of copyright-Related Issues following the conclusion of a jury trial, the U.S. Court of the Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


Ray Charles Foundation can challenge heirs’ attempt to reclaim copyrights
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 30 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed a district court’s dismissal of a suit brought by the sole beneficiary of the Ray Charles


First Amendment Prevents Right of Publicity Claim Arising from Film About “Issues of a Public Nature”
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 30 2016

In a lawsuit involving the 2010 Oscar-winning film The Hurt Locker, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that right of publicity claims


NFL Players’ Right of Publicity Claims Denied
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 30 2016

The US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit affirmed a district court summary judgment in favor of defendants, denying plaintiffs’ publicity


Is the comic book character copyright infringement saga finally over?
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit affirmed the district court’s dismissal of a copyright infringement complaint by an entity that has


Reasonable royalty damages in copyright
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 26 2015

Addressing for the issue of the reasonable royalty from a hypothetical negotiation for copyrights, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit


Holy copyright Batman; the Batmobile still protected by copyright despite “costume changes”
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 30 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, recognizing that Batman’s personal crime-fighting vehicle, the Batmobile, is not just a cool car


Unflattering photoa blogger’s paradise?
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 30 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of defendant based on an


Waiting to File Makes No (50) Cents
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 25 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has held that the Copyright Act’s three-year statute of limitations applies to exclusive licensees