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Cable Networks throw copyright infringement haymaker at online streaming sites
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

The May 2nd bout between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao(the "Fight") was billed as the most anticipated boxing match in recent


Wild Thing" forced to tap out in battle against ESPN"
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

Last month, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals forced former professional wrestler Steve "Wild Thing" Ray to tap out in his battle against ESPN by


Heir Jordan: did Nike improperly inherit the Jumpman logo?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Air Jordan. This phrase is both a nickname for Hall of Fame basketball player Michael Jordan and the brand name of the most successful basketball


“Yep,” Floyd Mayweather, Jr. wins final knockout in copyright infringement suit
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2014

Facedown on the canvas, the boxer slowly opens his eyes. His ears still ringing from the punch that knocked him down, he can vaguely hear the referee


Grades for football prospects copyrightable, but sports writer not offside in use
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2013

Information about NFL draft prospects is not something that one would normally think of as a literary work, unless perhaps written up by, say, Coach


Selling the shirt off Tim Tebow’s back requires a license
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2012

Quarterback Tim Tebow garners a great deal of media attention, and as a result, he sells a lot of jerseys


"Super Bowl Shuffle" dispute settled
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2011

In our May 2011 edition we reported on a complaint filed by the wife of "Super Bowl Shuffle" co-writer Richard Meyer and her exclusive licensing agent, Renaissance Marketing Corporation against Random House for the unlicensed use of the 1985 hit song


One expensive “Hangover”: studio may be forced to pay up for Iron Mike’s ink
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2011

Over the course of four decades in the public eye, there have been many faces of Mike Tyson: heavyweight champion of the world, “baddest man on the planet,” reformed felon, fledgling actor, and, most recently, speech therapist


Super Bowl song owner shuffles into court
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

The 1985 Chicago Bears ("'85 Bears") was one of the most talented and memorable football teams of all time, both for the team's on-field domination of opposing teams and for the team members' off-the-field antics


Mobile carriers not secondarily liable for copyright infringement on multimedia messaging system
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2011

Mobile carriers are not liable for inducing infringement of copyright on their multimedia messaging system because they did not design the system with the object of promoting infringement, nor did they take any specific, affirmative steps to actively encourage or induce infringement by users of the system, a district court ruled in a copyright infringement action brought by a producer of multimedia messaging content