Copyright Law

National Pulse

‘Raging Bull’ decision could rouse patent holders to sue decades after alleged infringement

Intellectual Property Law

Chicken sandwich can’t be copyrighted, federal appeals court rules

Criminal Justice

Dallas lawyer sentenced to prison for defrauding vodka investors

Copyright Law

Ethics case alleges ‘settlement shakedown’ by lawyer whose Prenda firm sued porn downloaders

Government Law

Federal judge nixes city’s copyright suit over government meeting footage in critic’s YouTube videos

Copyright Law

On verge of damages award for Shakira song, judge reverses course due to new evidence

Celebrities

Michael Jordan to testify in suit seeking up to $10M in damages over supermarket steak ad

Trials & Litigation

City files copyright suit over government meeting footage in YouTube videos

Annual Meeting

Community involvement is key in preventing the next Ferguson

National Pulse

Wary copyright owners are cracking down on fan-created artworks

Copyright Law

‘Smoking gun’ evidence shows Happy Birthday lyrics are no longer protected by copyright, lawyers say

Copyright Law

Georgia sues Carl Malamud group, calls publishing state’s annotated code of laws online unlawful

Opening Statements

Jury sides with ‘the cop’ in copyright question over a Village People hit

Copyright Law

Artist sues Starbucks, says chain created ‘substantially similar’ works for Frappuccino ads

Copyright Law

4th Circuit revives $10M ‘Somebody to Love’ suit against Justin Bieber and Usher

Internet Law

Google’s requests for law firm documents are an ‘abuse of the litigation process,’ filing contends

Trials & Litigation

Judge cuts $2.4M ‘Cadillac Escalade’ legal fee bid by Beastie Boys, OKs $700K ‘Honda Civic’ award

Copyright Law

Northwestern settles with ex-employee, will jointly publish book about infamous Chicago murder

Copyright Law

Led Zeppelin denies most allegations in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ suit, but admits ‘exceptional talent’

Copyright Law

En banc 9th Circuit nixes earlier Google takedown order for ‘Innocence of Muslims’