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Resistance is Futile: Axanar Productions settles with CBS and Paramount to end copyright infringement suit over fan film
  • Ladas & Parry LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

Axanar will finally beam down to YouTube after CBS and Paramount Pictures (“Paramount”) reached a settlement with Axanar Productions to end all


Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P. v. ComicMix LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

District court denies motion to dismiss claim that defendants’ work infringed Plaintiff’s copyright in Dr. Seuss book Oh, the Places You’ll Go


The Charging Bull and the Fearless Girl: Moral Rights Protections in Australia and the U.S.
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia, USA
  • June 2 2017

The Charging Bull has been an iconic New York City landmark since it was placed outside the New York Stock Exchange in December 1989 in an act of


Flo, Eddie and Pre-1972 Sound Recordings: Happy Together?
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

Is there a common law exclusive right of public performance for copyright holders of pre-1972 sound recordings? Because such sound recordings are not


Court Looks to Ink Decision in Tattoo Copyright Dispute
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

The question of whether infringement occurs if a copyrighted tattoo is shown during a video game may soon be answered, after a federal court judge in


Estate of James Oscar Smith v. Cash Money Records, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2017

District court holds hip-hop artist Drake’s use of 35 seconds of jazz artist’s spoken-word track is protected fair use because wording was changed


Absent Commercial Use, Copyright Law Likely Preempts Right of Publicity Claims
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 25 2017

In a right of publicity case, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a district court decision granting a motion to strike under


Time to Zoom In on Application of DMCA Safe Harbor Defense
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 25 2017

In reversing a district court grant of summary judgment in favor of a social media platform, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ordered a


The Kardashians Can’t Keep up with Copyright Law
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2017

Khloe Kardashian is the latest Kardashian to find herself in court over her activities on social media. The youngest Kardashian sister was sued by a


Are Jokes Protected by Copyright? Court Allows Case Against Conan O’Brien To Proceed
  • Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

The US District Court for the Southern District of California has allowed a case to proceed against Conan O’Brien and others for alleged infringement