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2016 Copyright Year in Review
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 14 2017

Below are our selections of the most interesting developments in Canadian Copyright Law in 2016 from documentaries, toys, building plans, surveys


Paul McCartney chants ‘Get Back’ again - The Future of Copyright Termination
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • February 9 2017

The US Copyright Act of 1976 allows artists, writers, and musicians to “get back” grants of copyrights that had been previously licensed or assigned


Is There Copyright Infringement in Whoville?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2017

The name “Cindy-Lou Who” likely invokes thoughts of the holiday season and Dr. Seuss’s beloved How the Grinch Stole Christmas (“Grinch”), which


The Green-Mundine Live-Stream Copyright Debate
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Australia
  • February 13 2017

On 3 February 2017, two well-known boxers, Danny Green and Anthony Mundine, had their second and, most likely, final grudge match. Television


Duran Duran Come Undone
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2017

The English courts refuse the members of Duran Duran and their service companies the right to terminate the grant of copyright pursuant to section


Swimming against the stream: preventing live streaming of sporting events
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 23 2017

When the umpire gave signal for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to start what was dubbed the "Fight of the Century" on 2 May 2015, viewers at


Apple Ad out of Tune With Publicity Rights, Says New Suit
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2017

A new lawsuit accuses Apple of violating the publicity rights of a singer who says an iPhone ad illegally samples his voice. Jerome Lawson, the lead


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


Soft Kitty, Same Kitty: The Big Bang Theory sued for copyright infringement Bazinga
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, USA
  • March 17 2016

Over Christmas, the producers of The Big Bang Theory (amongst others) received a rather unwelcome gift - their now-famous Soft Kitty lullaby has


Judicial Review of the Copyright Board's Decision Granted in Part
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 8 2017

The Canadian Copyright Licensing Agency, operating as Access Copyright, sought judicial review of a decision of the Copyright Board, certifying the