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Give Me an E: Cheerleading Uniform Designs Eligible for Copyright Protection
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 27 2017

In a 6-2 decision authored by Justice Thomas, the Supreme Court of the United States provided guidance as to whether aesthetic designs of a


4 Tips to Protect Textile Innovations
  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • Global, USA
  • April 17 2017

Is innovation a key component of your Business Plan? Will you distinguish yourself with unique product offerings? Whether protecting our men and women


Star Athletica, L.L.C. v. Varsity Brands, Inc. Addresses Copyrightable Aspects of Useful Articles
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2017

On March 22, 2017, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Star Athletica, L.L.C. V. Varsity Brands, Inc.,which concerned the copyrightability


In Fashion this Season (and also Eligible for Copyright Protection): Graphical Elements of Clothing Designs
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • March 30 2017

On March 22, the Supreme Court issued its eagerly awaited opinion in Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands to resolve a “widespread disagreement over the


Podcast - Supreme Court Ruling: Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

What impact is the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands, the cheerleader costume case, likely to have on the


Elsevier Wins Summary Judgment Over Use of 3-D Medical Animations in Copyright Case
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

Although this blog typically focuses on legal developments in marketing and false advertising, its authors and editors are of course active legal


Supreme Court Seeks to Clarify Copyrightability of Design Features on Useful Articles in Cheerleading Uniform Case
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

On March 22, 2017, in a 6-2 decision in Star Athletica, L.L.C. V. Varsity Brands, Inc., et al., 580 U.S. ___, the U.S. Supreme Court held that a


Two steps forward, and a look back - Global Intellectual Property Outlook 2017
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 14 2017

2016 was an interesting and exciting year. We saw a dramatic shift in the political landscape, the UK’s decision to leave the European Union left


Two steps forward, and a look back Global Intellectual Property Outlook
  • Sirote & Permutt PC
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 10 2017

2016 was an interesting and exciting year. We saw a dramatic shift in the political landscape, the UK’s decision to leave the European Union left


Bring It On!
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia, USA
  • November 4 2016

On 31 October 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the ongoing dispute between Star Athletica LLC and Varsity Brands Inc, two major