Posts cover—and clarify—new copyright and intellectual property legislation and point out books and blog posts that address the past, present and future of copyright law.
"News and discussion focusing on copyright law, scholarship, communication and higher education issues."
"Select art law and litigation issues."
"Copyright news, musings and opinion."
In the blawg's own words, it discusses "the nexus of legal rulings, Capitol Hill policy-making, technical standards development, and technological innovation that creates -- and will recreate -- the networked world as we know it. Among the topics we'll touch on: intellectual property conflicts, technical architecture and innovation, the evolution of copyright, private vs. public interests in Net policy-making, lobbying and the law, and more."
Copyright, trademark and entertainment law news. You can also find here the Entertainment Law Update Podcast, which blogger Tamera Bennett co-hosts with Gordon P. Firemark, who authors Theatre and Entertainment Law.
Nolo's intellectual property editor and author Rich Stim uses a question-and-answer format to address issues involving copyright, trademark and patent law.
"Chock full of information about current patent, trademark, and copyright issues, plus we discuss court procedure in IP cases. We also cover e-discovery trends, social media’s impact on litigation, software issues, celebrity branding, and famous trademarks. We explain what these cases mean, in plain English, and why we think they’re important—both legally and practically."
"Provides topical news and commentary on legal issues impacting the digital media sector. Most creative output in the media and entertainment industries finds its way, sooner or later, onto the new distribution pathways that digital technologies provide. Whether it is music, drama, sport, games, gambling, virtual worlds, user generated content or otherwise, similar legal issues arise."
The blawg contains comments on technology-based legal issues including privacy, IP, and IT.
Posts are about an entire range of legal-related subjects. Recent entries include "Confidentiality and Nondisclosure Agreements," "Enforcing Your Rights Against Auto Dealer Fraud" and "Mesothelioma Claims."
Posts discuss entertainment and media law issues, including analysis of legislation, intellectual property rights, updates on current cases and commentary on legal developments.
"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."
"Analyzing legal issues affecting the entertainment industry."
"A copyright law blog covering litigation, policy and academia."
"Entertainment and fashion industry on a legal and business catwalk."
This blawg covers legal issues facing the fashion, apparel and textile industries.
"Covers the issues faced by those in the business of fashion, focusing on ways for companies to increase profitablity, avoid common pitfalls, and be aware of the issues challenging today's fast-paced fashion community."
“Let’s demote copyright troll species’ status first to endangered, then to extinct.”
A blawg by a registered patent attorney in Tampa, Fla., that follows interesting developments in patents, copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property.
"This blog covers software patent news and issues with a particular focus on wireless, mobile devices (smartphones, tablet computers)."
"The goal of the 'Fruits of the Poisonous Tree' blog is to provide a forum where visitors can connect with me in an open discourse about law-related topics."
A student-run blog with a focus on law school, intellectual property, technology, and other related topics.
"A blog written by a lawyer. Who is also a gamer. Who is also a girl." Posts include intellectual property issues, trademark law, video-game reviews and cases involving the video-game industry.
Groklaw covers legal news of interest to the free software and open source community, such as the SCO litigation regarding Linux. Additionally, the site offers attorneys technical advice. Any attorney can submit technical questions that they might need to understand to be able to handle a deposition, for example, of an expert.