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Alfred v. The Walt Disney Company

USA - December 16 2021 On remand, district court denies Disney’s motion for summary judgment in copyright infringement action relating to Pirates of the Caribbean film…

Sarah Schacter

Horror Inc. v. Miller

USA - September 30 2021 Second Circuit holds that screenwriter Victor Miller acted as independent contractor when writing screenplay for 1980 horror film Friday the 13th and…

Tal Dickstein

The Phillies v. Harrison/Erickson

USA - August 10 2021 Magistrate judge recommends that Philadelphia Phillies can continue using modified version of Phillie Phanatic mascot, even after Phanatic’s…

C. Linna Chen

Gilkyson v. Disney Enterprises, Inc.

USA - July 21 2021 California appellate court reverses trial court denial of summary judgment, ruling that Disney was not required to pay royalties to heirs of “The…

David Grossman

Mahanoy Area School District v. B.L.

USA - June 23 2021 U.S. Supreme Court holds that public school violated student’s First Amendment right to free speech when it suspended her for posting profanity-laden…

Frank D. D'Angelo