Copyright Law

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’

Intellectual Property Law

Clothier settles with Eagles singer over ‘Don a Henley and Take It Easy’ ad

Intellectual Property

Suit claims artist’s distinctive style was copied in Apple marketing campaign

Intellectual Property Law

Amazon sues over claimed fake reviews posted on its site

Copyright Law

Stock characters and stories borrowed from popular sitcom don’t amount to copyright infringement

National Pulse

State copyright law now gives musicians performance rights

Copyright Law

Law firm faces copyright claim after press obtains secret video made by a client’s co-worker

Copyright Law

Composer’s heirs sue CBS over use of iconic ‘Hawaii Five-0’ theme music in TV show remake

Law Practice Management

Lawyer settles infringement suit over stock photos on his website

Intellectual Property Law

Judge OKs guitar collector’s copyright suit over Toyota ad featuring B.B. King

Copyright Law

Some lawyers see blurred lines in ‘Blurred Lines’ copyright verdict

Your ABA

White paper proposing controls for online piracy makes opponents of Internet regulation see red

Opening Statements

Digital rights group asks US Copyright Office for car-owner exemptions