The U.S. Supreme Court has announced in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com, LLC that copyright owners must wait for the Copyright
The US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit agreed with the district court that posting service immunity under the Communications Decency Act (CDA)
On January 23, 2017, the International Trade Commission ("Commission") issued a notice of its decision to review in part Chief ALJ Charles E
With their newly issued design patent in hand, Fatboy the Original B.V. and Fatboy USA have quickly acted to defend their place on the sand. (Photo
On July 11, 2016, Cambria Company LLC of Belle Plaine, Minnesota ("Cambria") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation
We've all seen it. The business opportunity looks enticing but is laced with risk about a potential bankruptcy filing down the road. As bankruptcy
Sugartown Worldwide, LLC ("Sugartown"), a Delaware limited liability company with its principal place of business in Pennsylvania, filed suit for
The U. S. District Court for the Northern District of California granted partial summary judgment, on February 1, 2012, to rule that the “first sale defense” was inapplicable as a defense to the plaintiff’s copyright infringement claim in Adobe Systems Incorporated v. Hoops Enterprise LLC, No. C 10-2769 (N. D. Cal. 02012012).
On November 4, 2011, the U.S. District Court for Nevada ruled against well-known copyright "troll" Righthaven, LLC in a lawsuit Righthaven filed against NewsBlaze LLC.
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.