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Professional services exclusion does not bar coverage for deceptive advertising claim
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2014

Applying Rhode Island law, the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island has held that a professional services exclusion does not


Keeping the faith: Ninth Circuit reinstates ban on political and issue ads in public broadcasting
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2014

Corporations and advocacy groups seeking to place political and issue advertisements on noncommercial educational TV or radio stations (often


Obama Administration seeks Supreme Court review of broadcast indecency regulations
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2011

The Obama Administration has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse two federal court of appeals decisions that it says "preclude the Federal Communications Commission from effectively implementing statutory restrictions on broadcast indecency that the agency has enforced since its creation in 1934."


Fair use update: just because it’s newsworthy doesn’t mean you can put it on the air
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2012

A recent decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit strengthens the copyright protection available for previously unpublished materials at the potential expense of the media industry


Unpaid interns can be costly
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2012

Recently, media companies have been the targets of lawsuits filed by unpaid interns alleging that the company violated federal law by failing to pay them wages


The POM Wonderful saga: FTC final order bars POM’s health claims
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2013

On January 10, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released its long-awaited final ruling in the Agency's administrative case against POM


Federal Circuit patent bulletin: Starhome GmbH v. AT&T Mobility LLC
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2014

"A construction that excludes a preferred embodiment 'is rarely, if ever, correct and would require highly persuasive evidentiary support.'" On


Recently filed copyright case highlights potential liability stemming from third-party political advertisements
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2010

A recent case filed against Fox News Network suggests that broadcasters should be more wary of third-party political ads that may infringe upon intellectual property rights


Second Circuit issues decision in music download case
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2010

The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has issued a long-awaited decision confirming that websites that offer music downloads do not need licenses for the copyright public performance right


No violence done to First Amendment in video game case
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2011

Adhering closely to the ideals of the First Amendment, the Supreme Court in Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Association, Inc. struck down a California statute that sought to prohibit the sale or rental of violent video games to minors