On March 4, the US Supreme Court resolved a circuit split and held that, with limited statutory exceptions, the issuance of a registration from the
The United States Supreme Court made clear that, to take advantage of a key anti-retaliation protection of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and
On December 1, 2016, the US Copyright Office replaced its directory of designated agents for receipt of Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
While the largest media companies have entire legal departments devoted to defending litigation, smaller companies may have only one in-house counsel
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently affirmed the denial of a preliminary injunction motion by Bethesda Softworks, LLC, finding that the district court did not abuse its discretion by looking to factors outside of the agreement between the parties in ruling on the motion.
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York granted in part and denied in part copyright infringement claims brought by plaintiff, a professional photographer, against a publisher of textbooks and other related educational materials, alleging that defendant exceeded its licenses to use plaintiff’s photographs in its publications.
On July 20, the UK Financial Services Authority (FSA) announced that it had secured £3,717,000 (approx. US$5,660,000) in compensation for investors in an unauthorized collective investment scheme operated by Upton & Co. Accountants Limited (Upton), owned and controlled by Darren Upton, a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
The Ninth Circuit last week issued its first published opinion regarding the scope of copyright preemption of implied contract and confidence claims since its controversial 2004 decision in Grosso v. Miramax Film Corp., 383 F.3d 965.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has consulted on proposals to require re-registration of existing aircraft registrations, as well as renewals of existing and new registrations on a three-year rolling basis.
On September 14, the UK Financial Services Authority (FSA) published the text of a speech by Margaret Cole, FSA Director of Enforcement, about the FSA’s strategy and approach to fighting fraud.