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Copyright Claim against Beyoncé Gets Bounced in Scène à faire Tour de Force
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2016

R&B sensation Beyoncé can go back to promoting her album Lemonade now that a federal court held that a copyright claim against her was nothing but a


“The Man Who Brought the Beatles to America” is Bringing Them Backto a U.S. District Court
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 16 2016

Sid Bernstein was a legendary promoter and producer of iconic rock-and-roll performers including the Rolling Stones, the Moody Blues and, of course


The Importance of Discipline In Branding: An Interesting, Unlikely Case Study Courtesy of Fletcher V. Doig
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada, Global, USA
  • September 15 2016

As the owners of international brands know well, vigilance is critical to sustaining and enhancing global identity, exclusivity, differentiation and


Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge


One infringement to rule them all: Federal Court finds jewellery infringes copyright in Lord of the Rings
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 19 2016

A fictional phrase in a fictional language from Lord of the Rings was protected by copyright, and its unauthorised reproduction infringed that


Sims PlumbBob flash drive may be copyrightable
  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
  • USA
  • September 21 2016

On September 6 2016 the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Direct Technologies v Electronic Arts partially reversed a trial court's


Free WiFi providers not liable for users' copyright infringements
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Germany
  • September 21 2016

The CJEU has confirmed the AG's Opinion, in McFadden v Sony Music Entertainment Germany (C-48414), that operators of a free Wi-Fi service, who offer


Flo & Eddie Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2016

In most recent decision on The Turtles’ pre-1972 sound recordings, district court grants Sirius XM partial summary judgment, dismissing plaintiff’s


ITV & Others v TVCatchup - Advocate General’s opinion makes light work of Court of Appeal’s uncertainty as to the meaning of ‘access to cable of broadcasting services’
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

In the previous instalment of this dispute, the UK Court of Appeal (CA) referred questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on the


Damages per work set at lowest end of commercial range where, inter alia, infringement appeared to be the product of both parties' poor record-keeping and rights management
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 21 2016

In this copyright infringement claim, the Applicants alleged that they own or control the copyright to 21 musical works and that the Respondents