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Give Me “Separability!” Supreme Court Holds Cheerleading Uniform Designs Copyrightable
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

In an important copyright case for retailers, the Supreme Court, in Star Athletica, L.L.C. V. Varsity Brands, Inc., 580 U.S. (2017), resolved


Supreme Court Finds Cheerleading Uniforms Copyrightable in Landmark Apparel Copyright Case
  • Shumaker Loop & Kendrick
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

In the first apparel copyright case ever considered by the U.S. Supreme Court, Star Athletica, LLC v. Varsity Brands, Inc., the high court found on


Ninth Circuit Reverses Lower Court on Compulsory License Rights of OVDs
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

Broadcasters were handed a key legal victory Tuesday as a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court opinion


Supreme Court Clarifies Copyright Eligibility for Useful Articles
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

While much of the legal press may be speculating about the future of the Supreme Court’s Chevron test, yesterday the Court considered a very


Supreme Court Clarifies Test For Determining Whether Designs On Useful Articles Are Eligible For Copyright Protection: Star Athletica, L.L.C. v. Varsity Brands, Inc.
  • Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

While federal copyright laws unquestionably allow protection for original works of art, copyright eligibility has been less clear in situations where


Brewery and Beer Distributor Sued over Promotional Contest
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

A North Carolina woman has commenced legal action against Anheuser-Busch, LLC (“Anheuser-Busch”) and its North Carolina distributor, R.A. Jeffreys


Give me“Separability!” -- Supreme Court Holds Cheerleading Uniform Designs Copyrightable
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

The Supreme Court, in Star Athletica, L.L.C. V. Varsity Brands, Inc., 580 U.S. ___ (2017), resolved “widespread disagreement” among the circuits, and


Supreme Court Finds Cheerleading Uniform Designs Copyrightable
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

On March 22, 2017, the Supreme Court held in Star Athletica, LLC v. Varsity Brands, Inc. that designs on cheerleading uniforms may be protectable


Articles When Clothing Is a Work of Art
  • Vedder Price PC
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

In a 6-2 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Star Athletica, L.L.C. V. Varsity Brands, Inc. in which it held that aspects of


A-F-F-I-R-M-E-D! The Supreme Court Upholds Copyright Protection for Cheerleading Uniform Designs
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

Yesterday, a 6-2 Supreme Court found Varsity Brands’ designs on cheerleading uniforms to be copyrightable, holding that “an artistic feature of the