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Disney Enterprises Inc. v. VidAngel Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2017

Ninth Circuit upholds district court’s grant of preliminary injunction against streaming service that filters out “objectionable” content for


Sony BMG Music Entertainment v. Tenenbaum
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2013

First Circuit affirms judgment in favor of recording companies, holding that statutory damage award of $675,000 for willfully infringing 30


Jules Jordan Video, Inc. v. 144942 Canada Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2010

Ninth Circuit holds that adult filmmaker’s right of publicity claim under California state law is preempted by the federal Copyright Act and that the district court erred in entering judgment as a matter of law that plaintiff employee lacked standing to sue for infringement under the “work for hire” doctrine where plaintiff employer and plaintiff employee were one and the same


Tresona Multimedia, LLC v. Burbank High School Vocal Music Association
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2016

District court holds that director of school show choir that inspired TV series "Glee" is


CJ Products LLC v. BTC Enterprises LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2012

District court grants summary judgment in favor of plaintiff on copyright infringement claim related to 11 Pillow Pet designs, finding that the allegedly infringing toys were virtually identical to the copyrighted works


Lombardo v. Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2017

In dispute over play based on a character from Dr. Seuss book “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” district court dismisses playwright’s tort claims


Estate of James Oscar Smith v. Cash Money Records, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2017

District court holds hip-hop artist Drake’s use of 35 seconds of jazz artist’s spoken-word track is protected fair use because wording was changed


Mandeville-Anthony v. The Walt Disney Company
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2012

Ninth Circuit affirms district court’s grant of judgment on the pleadings in favor of defendants on copyright infringement claims finding, as a matter of law, no substantial similarity between protected elements of plaintiff’s works and the defendants’ “CARS” movies, and that plaintiff’s claim for breach of an implied contract was time-barred under California’s two-year statute of limitations


Solid Oak Sketches LLC v. 2K Games Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2016

In copyright dispute over depictions of NBA players’ tattoos in “NBA 2K” video game series, district court dismisses tattoo licensing company’s claim


Mattel v. MGA Entertainment
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • February 1 2013

Ninth Circuit vacates jury verdict and related damages, fees and costs award in connection with MGA’s misappropriation of trade secrets counterclaim, finding that that counterclaim was not compulsory and not permissible, and affirms attorneys’ fees and costs awarded to MGA under the Copyright Act