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Flo & Eddie, Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

In dispute over The Turtles' pre-1972 recordings, Second Circuit asks New York high court to determine whether right of public performance for


Skidmore v. Led Zeppelin
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2016

In copyright infringement action over iconic Led Zeppelin song "Stairway to Heaven" filed more than 40 years after song was first released, district


Federal Communications Commission v. Fox Television Stations, Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2012

U.S. Supreme Court finds FCC's indecency rulings regarding isolated utterances of profanity and brief depictions of female anatomy to be unconstitutionally vague and a violation of due process


Agence France Presse v. Morel
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • France, USA
  • August 18 2014

District court upholds jury's award of maximum statutory copyright damages of $1.2 million, plus $20,000 in DMCA damages, finding sufficient evidence


Vent v. Mars Snackfood U.S., LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • November 4 2009

In a summary order, the Second Circuit affirms the district court’s dismissal of plaintiff’s idea misappropriation claim under New Jersey law against Mars relating to an idea to promote M&M candies; the court holds that plaintiff did not convey her idea in confidence


Sony BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2013

First Circuit affirms judgment in favor of recording companies, holding that statutory damage award of $675,000 for willfully infringing 30


Hart v. Electronic Arts, Inc.,
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2013

Third Circuit reverses district court’s grant of summary judgment dismissing claim of plaintiff, former college football player, for violating his


Jordan v. Sony BMG Music Entertainment Inc., et al
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2009

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals holds that plaintiff was time-barred under the Copyright Act from suing for co-ownership of defendant’s copyright because more than three years had elapsed since defendant registered with the Copyright Office; court also holds that the copyright registration solely in defendant’s name was sufficient to put the plaintiff on constructive notice that defendant claimed sole ownership in the work


Salinger v. Colting, et al.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2009

Court grants preliminary injunction barring publication of a novel about the central character from Catcher in the Rye when he is 60 years older; court rejects defendants’ fair use defense, finding that defendants’ work is not transformative and is not a parody of Catcher in the Rye


Bridgeport Music, Inc, et al v UMG Recordings, Inc, et al
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2009

Sixth Circuit affirms a jury verdict which found defendants willfully infringed plaintiff’s musical composition copyright; court rejects defendants’ argument that district court erred in jury instructions about substantial similarity, fair use and willful infringement