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Tresona Multimedia, LLC v. Burbank High School Vocal Music Association
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2016

District court holds that director of school show choir that inspired TV series "Glee" is


EMI Christian Music Group, Inc. v. MP3tunes, LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2016

Following $48 million jury verdict in music companies’ long-running copyright action against online service MP3tunes, Second Circuit vacates district


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


Tetris Holding, LLC v. XIO Interactive, Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2012

District court grants summary judgment in favor of plaintiffs and denies summary judgment to defendant on copyright infringement claim, finding as a matter of law that defendant did not merely copy rules and functionality of video game Tetris, but copied game’s entire “look and feel” and that elements of defendant’s game Mino were substantially similar to protectible elements of plaintiff’s game


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


Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. v. X One X Productions, dba X One X Movie Archives, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2016

In dispute over merchandise with images taken from old posters and lobby cards for “Gone with the Wind” and “The Wizard of Oz,” Eighth Circuit


Flo & Eddie, Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2016

In latest ruling in dispute over The Turtles’ pre-1972 sound recordings, divided New York Court of Appeals holds New York common law does not


Mandeville-Anthony v. The Walt Disney Company
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2012

Ninth Circuit affirms district court’s grant of judgment on the pleadings in favor of defendants on copyright infringement claims finding, as a matter of law, no substantial similarity between protected elements of plaintiff’s works and the defendants’ “CARS” movies, and that plaintiff’s claim for breach of an implied contract was time-barred under California’s two-year statute of limitations


Marvel Worldwide, Inc. v. Kirby
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2010

Defendants are the heirs of Jack Kirby, an author or co-author of several successful comic book stories including Spiderman, The Incredible Hulk, The X-Men, and The Fantastic Four


Perfect 10, Inc. v. Giganews, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2017

Ninth Circuit affirms ruling that owners and operators of Usenet servers are not directly or secondarily liable for infringing copyrights in Perfect