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Suspended Judgment Lifted After Defendant Hid Assets
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2016

Lifting a partially suspended judgment, a federal court judge in Illinois issued a new order requiring the defendant in a 2014 text spam case brought


Corporate Entity Must be Represented by Counsel in Federal Court
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2016

Paradine, LLC v. Felfel Corp. dba Filfel Mediterranean Fast Food Restaurant, No. 16 C 7586, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Aug. 31, 2016) (Shadur, Sen. J


Gawker Remains in the Crosshairs: Seventh Circuit Finds that Online Media Publisher Can Be Liable for Defamatory Third-Party User Comments for Its Role in Disseminating the Statements
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2016

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently kept alive one of the multitude of legal entanglements ensnaring Gawker Media LLC, as the Court reversed


Advertising is insufficient to establish first use for a service mark application
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • March 4 2015

The Federal Circuit recently affirmed a Cancellation of a service mark that identified its first advertisement of the mark as the date of first use


District Court Declines to Exercise Supplemental Jurisdiction and Dismisses State Law Claims
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2016

On November 7, 2016, a Southern District of Florida court sua sponte declined to exercise its supplemental authority and dismissed a plaintiff's


Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2016

This past week, several consumer actions made headlines that affect the retail industry. Private Litigation Antitrust Claims Against Comcast for Spot


Court Denies Preliminary Injunction in San Francisco Airbnb Case
  • Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC
  • USA
  • November 19 2016

Since 2015, San Francisco, California, has attempted to regulate the sharing economy by allowing short-term rentals under certain conditions. These


Challenge to “We Shall Overcome” Copyright Survives Motion to Dismiss
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2016

In an opinion yesterday, Judge Cote granted in part and denied in part a motion to dismiss a case challenging the copyright to “We Shall Overcome,”


Epic Games, Inc. v. Altmeyer
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2008

The district court granted plaintiff’s request for an ex parte TRO and impoundment order to stop defendant from selling pirated copies of plaintiff’s video game Gears of War 2


Advertising alone does not demonstrate use of a service mark in commerce for purposes of obtaining a federal registration
  • Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2015

Here's a common scenario: Your business has come up with an idea for a new service offering, and you or your marketing department has created the