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Flo & Eddie Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2016

In most recent decision over The Turtles’ pre-1972 sound recordings, Eleventh Circuit asks Florida Supreme Court to determine whether state law


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


Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2016

U.S. Supreme Court holds “objective reasonableness” of losing party’s position is important factor but not controlling one in considering award of


Skidmore v. Led Zeppelin
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2016

In copyright infringement action over iconic Led Zeppelin song "Stairway to Heaven" filed more than 40 years after song was first released, district


Sony BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2013

First Circuit affirms judgment in favor of recording companies, holding that statutory damage award of $675,000 for willfully infringing 30


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


Jules Jordan Video, Inc. v. 144942 Canada Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2010

Ninth Circuit holds that adult filmmaker’s right of publicity claim under California state law is preempted by the federal Copyright Act and that the district court erred in entering judgment as a matter of law that plaintiff employee lacked standing to sue for infringement under the “work for hire” doctrine where plaintiff employer and plaintiff employee were one and the same


Clark v. Dashner - USDC, D. New Mexico, June 30, 2016
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2016

District court dismisses author’s claims that film “The Maze Runner” and novel of same name infringed on copyright in his book The Maze, holding that


VMG Salsoul LLC v. Ciccone
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2016

Ninth Circuit breaks from Sixth Circuit in music copyright infringement case over a 0.23-second horn segment in Madonna’s pop hit “Vogue,” holding


Brumley v. Albert E. Brumley & Sons Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2016

Sixth Circuit concludes that author’s 1975 assignment of gospel song “I’ll Fly Away” was subject to 2008 termination notice, notwithstanding