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Kullberg v. Pure Flix Entertainment LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2016

District court dismisses screenwriters’ copyright infringement suit against Christian film “God’s Not Dead” for lack of substantial similarity to

TCA TV Corp. v. McCollum
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • October 11 2016

Second Circuit rejects fair use defense in copyright action brought by Abbott and Costello heirs for use of comic duo’s “Who’s On First?” routine in

Supreme Court Review Could Impact How Copyright Holders Enforce Their Rights In Online Videos
  • Fay Sharpe LLP
  • USA
  • October 7 2016

When a parent captures his or her child doing something funny or remarkable on video, copyright law is probably not the first thing that crosses their

Not So Happy Together: Punitive Damages Claim Blocked by First Impression Bar
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2016

In a case pitting the 1960s band The Turtles best known for the 1967 hit “Happy Together” against satellite radio, a federal court in California

Beyoncé’s copyright case was destined for dismissal
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

For an entertaining education in how to analyze copyrightable similarity, you can’t do much better than U.S. District Cout Judge Jed S. Rakoff’s

Can you copyright your legal brief? District court says “yes,” and finds infringement
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

Under deadline pressure to produce a brief? You’ve found one online in a public database that fits your case to a T? If you’ve always thought that you

Iron Man Composer Battles Tech Giant Sony and Ghostface Killah
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 28 2016

The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in favor of the composer of the 1960s Iron Man theme song, finding material facts in dispute as

Star Athletica, LLC v. Varsity Brands, Inc. and the Challenge of Copyright Protection for Garment Design
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • September 27 2016

Under the U.S. Copyright Act, a “useful article” such as a chair, a dress, or a uniform may obtain copyright protection, but only for elements that

Case Makes Clear DMCA Safe Harbor Requires Real Work to Claim
  • FisherBroyles
  • USA
  • September 26 2016

In a recent case, a Virginia federal District Judge increased the burden for internet service providers with users illegally sharing digital songs or

Sisyphus Touring Inc. v. TMZ Productions Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 23 2016

District court dismisses copyright infringement suit brought by actor and musician Jared Leto against TMZ.com for posting video of him criticizing