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Shame on You Productions, Inc. v. Banks
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2015

Plaintiff Shame on You Productions, Inc., was assigned a screenplay titled “Darci’s Walk of Shame” by its author, Dan Rosen. Shame on You sued


Silvero v. Fox Television Studios, Inc., et al.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2015

Frank Silvero, an actor who played the character Frankie Carbone in the film “Goodfellas” and other similar mobster characters during his career


Disney Enterprises, Inc., et al. v. Hotfile Corp., et al
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2011

District court dismisses plaintiff motion picture companies’ claim for direct copyright infringement against defendant file-sharing site and its operator on defendants’ motion to dismiss, but allows plaintiffs’ claim for secondary infringement to stand against both corporate and individual defendants


New Old Music Group, Inc. v. Gottwald
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2015

New Old Music Group sued Lukasz Gottwald (Dr. Luke) and others for copyright infringement of the song "Zimba Ku," written by New Old's president


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


New Sensations, Inc. v. Does 1-1,474
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2011

District court grants motion of defendants, users of peer-to-peer file sharing network, to dismiss andor quash subpoena in copyright action, concluding that, based on publically available information, plaintiff, license owner of copyrighted adult film, did not have good-faith basis to believe that venue was proper and jurisdiction was attainable


Levitin v. Sony Music Entertainment
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2015

In copyright infringement action arising out of international release of song "Timber" by performing artists Pitbull and Kesha, district court


Gaylord v. United States
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2012

In copyright infringement action against U.S. Postal Service, Federal Circuit holds that plaintiff is entitled to collect as damages reasonable royalties and prejudgment interest, and that damages are not strictly limited by government policies respecting maximum licensing fees or policies against payment of royalties


Montz v. Pilgrim Films & Television, Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2011

On en banc rehearing, Ninth Circuit vacates earlier decision of three-judge panel and holds that the Copyright Act does not preempt plaintiffs’ state law claims for breach of implied contract and breach of confidence, even where the use of an idea is conditioned on the granting of a partnership interest in the proceeds of the production, rather than the payment of money


UMG Recordings Inc. v. Veoh Networks Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2013

Ninth Circuit upholds DMCA safe harbor protection from copyright infringement liability for defendant video-sharing site Veoh, affirming grant of summary judgment in defendants’ favor