Posts cover new trends in consumer class-action litigation as well as recent announcements from the Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Product Safety Commission and Better Business Bureau's National Advertising Division.
Legal issues affecting interactive, sport and entertainment marketing and promotions.
This blawg provides commentary and news on developing legal issues in advertising, promotional marketing, Internet and privacy law.
Venable's advertising and marketing team tracks the legal moves of the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and even Facebook's platform policy to call shenanigans on website language and the latest marketing tactics that do not (or soon will not) pass legal muster. Posts also note key appellate decisions and what they mean for advertisers.
"A blog focused on significant legal, policy, and cultural developments in the Arkansas sustainasphere." Posts are about environmental law. Recent entries include "'Greenwashing' and the Need for Third-Party Green Certification," "The Case for Adopting the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)" and "Sustainability Law 101: The New Markets Tax Credits Program."
"Artistic Representation focuses on the legal and business aspects of the arts and entertainment industries. This is a blog for artists and attorneys alike who are interested in the creative side of life. From legal news, to workshops, to DC Area artistic events, Artistic Representation is where the creatives and the counselors shall meet."
"TTB approves well over 100,000 labels per year. In these approvals you can see the bursting efflorescence of the American (and the world) economy. This blog’s mission is to review almost all of these certificates of label approval and find the most noteworthy, amazing and cool labels among the millions. It’s a big job, and if you hear of good labels, please help us showcase them here. Products you won’t find at your local liquor store. Unless it’s the size of O’Hare."
"News and developments in Canadian competition and advertising law."
Discusses class action lawsuits, including deceptive marketing, FDA rulings, illegal billing and defective products.
"The CommLawCenter covers the political, economic, and regulatory environment for media companies, program networks, station owners and numerous other players in the communications industry." FCC regulations are the most common topic covered.
Addresses litigation-related issues relevant to consumer packaged goods manufacturers ("CPGs"), retailers, CPG advertisers and their in-house and law firm attorneys. Issues include antitrust, securities, advertising, and commercial litigation.
"Analysis and commentary regarding federal, state and local pay-to-play laws, campaign finance law, lobbying and ethics. This blog provides up-to-date information about the ever-changing complex landscape of legal obligations in the area of political law."
"Disputes and developments in the film, television, publishing, theatre, music, art, gaming and fashion industries. Plain-English summaries and analysis of some of the hottest entertainment industry law battles. We cover recent court rulings, arbitrations, mediations, settlements, statutory and regulatory developments and new business trends. Many of our posts will focus on copyright, trademark, right of publicity, and advertising law issues. We will inform you about interesting contract disputes involving compensation, content development, production, distribution, licensing, publishing and other matters."
"Insights and commentary related to FTC and state attorney general news related to e-commerce."
"A resource for attorneys and litigants with patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret and related interests in Indiana and nationally." One feature is a monthly post listing the patents awarded to Indiana companies.
Posts cover governmental regulations in the United States and Europe regarding privacy and data security.
"Business law basics with an Internet law twist. In every field, there is usually some way in which, because of the Internet, traditional law doesn't work, and a problem develops. So courts, legislatures, or lawyers have to somehow make a fix for that problem. This blog will examine those fascinating Internet law twists."
Dedicated to trademark law, branding and social media.
Blog focuses on advertising and marketing law, social media, and trademark/copyright issues. Posts cover issues such as "Ten Steps for Managing Employees in Social Media" and "Privacy Issues with the Media."
Posts provide commentary on cases and controversies in the clothing world.
Posts aim at keeping in the wine, beer and spirits industries apprised of legal developments that may affect their businesses.
"Insights at the intersection of digital advertising, new media, e-commerce and the law."
"News and commentary on the law and legal topics in the alcoholic beverages industry."
"IP maven Ron Coleman on developments in trademark, copyright, new media and free speech."
Blog discusses trademark, copyright and advertising law, including verdicts and settlements; recent legislation, both national and international; and analysis of important cases.