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Not a bargain: outlet mall pricing suit costs Michael Kors nearly $5m
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2015

It will cost Michael Kors almost $5 million to settle a class action suit challenging the prices offered at its outlet stores. Plaintiff Tressa


Even without evidence of consumer confusion, NAD recommends product name change
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2015

The National Advertising Division (NAD), the investigative unit of the advertising industry’s system of self-regulation, recommended that Vogue


Falling short of the gold: SEC charges BHP Billiton with FCPA violations relating to its 2008 Summer Olympics sponsorship program
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2015

On May 20, 2015, the SEC announced that BHP Billiton had agreed to pay $25 million to settle charges that it violated the FCPA’s Accounting


The unfolding FIFA scandal: will the DOJ show the banks a red card?
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2015

The worldwide soccer community has for years decried the brazen corruption that permeated FIFA, international soccer’s governing organization, but


California district court rules that Twitter not required to reveal identities of anonymous users
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

On March 2, 2015, a California district court ruled that online social networking site Twitter, a nonparty to an underlying defamation lawsuit, could


Garcia v. Google: “doubtful” copyright ownership claim in film performance does not outweigh First Amendment right to free speech
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

In a closely watched case that tests the limits of copyright protection, on May 18, 2015, the Ninth Circuit sitting en banc reversed its panel


Thunderheads on the horizon for SoundCloud?
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

Over the past year, free digital music streaming service SoundCloud has been attempting to “go legit” and stave off mounting outrage from the music


Universal Music Group settles with recording artists over digital downloads
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

In April, Universal Music Group agreed to pay approximately $11.5 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by over 7,000 recording artists who


Lawmakers oppose changes to ad tax deduction
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

In a letter addressed to House leaders, 87 lawmakers stated their position that the tax code should not be revised to modify the current tax


CFPB cautions consumers about deceptive reverse mortgage ads
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently tackled deceptive advertising by issuing a report and a consumer advisory based on a study that