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California Resale Royalty Act Claims Dismissed as Preempted by Copyright Law, Despite 1980 Ninth Circuit Holding to the Contrary
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

Just three months after the Supreme Court denied certiorari review of last year's Ninth Circuit decision finding California's Resale Royalty Act


“And if You Listen Very Hard” . . . Zeppelin Going to Trial in California
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

Central District of California Judge Gary Klausner ruled the founders of rock band Led Zeppelin - and more particularly, front men Jimmy Page and


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


Plagiarism in Advertising Law
  • Mirandah Asia
  • USA
  • April 12 2016

Advertising agencies that make imitation or adaptation of work of others are producing what is illegal, therefore immoral and unethical. In a recent


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


Big Changes Proposed for U.S. Copyright Law
  • Offit Kurman
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

The U.S. Department of Commerce recently issued recommendations for amendments to U.S. Copyright law. The recommendations call for providing courts


Google Play and the American Dollar
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2016

The copyright implications of music streaming services continue to be in the news. The latest company to find itself in the spotlight is Google


Paul McCartney Refuses to Let It Be and Launches Effort to Reclaim Copyrights to Songs
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2016

Legendary songwriter Paul McCartney has begun the process of acquiring the rights to songs he co-wrote with John Lennon while both were members of the


Richard Prince - an update
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2016

We have previously reported on the artist Richard Prince and the disputes surrounding his controversial works. In particular, we reported that a


Get back to where you once belonged
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • April 6 2016

Under US law - the Copyright Act 1976 (the Act) - it is possible for artists to apply to reclaim copyright in their works 56 years after publication