Copyright Law

Copyright Law

Led Zeppelin wins ‘Stairway’ copyright case; losing lawyer sees ‘obviously appealable issues’

Legal Ethics

9th Circuit upholds sanction against ‘copyright trolling’ lawyers who sued porn downloaders

Copyright Law

Lawyer who won $5.3M ‘Blurred Lines’ verdict files $20M suit over Ed Sheeran’s ‘Photograph’

Copyright Law

9th Circuit strikes copyright suit against Madonna over horn sample in ‘Vogue’

Copyright Law

Google wins copyright battle over its use of Java software code in Android

Intellectual Property Law

Attorney in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ case asks to compel attendance from Led Zeppelin stars

Intellectual Property Law

Fastcase seeks summary judgment in case over claimed copyright in Georgia regulations

Copyright Law

Copyright settlement could be reached over nanny’s photographs purchased in storage unit auction

Copyright Law

SCOTUS takes cheerleader uniform case that would also affect ‘cosplayers’ at comic conventions

Intellectual Property Law

SCOTUS to mull Federal Circuit refusal to apply top court’s copyright laches ruling in patent case

Features

Two reluctant entrepreneurs tackle challenge of copyright duration

Media & Entertainment Law

The Examiner isn’t liable for infringing content posted by its independent contractors, court says

Trademark Law

Demand letter claims ‘Bernie is my comrade’ T-shirt is a trademark violation

Copyright Law

Suit claims ‘We Shall Overcome’ isn’t entitled to copyright protection

Copyright Law

Judge allows infringement claim over Led Zeppelin’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’

Trials & Litigation

Copyright suit over well-known Mapplethorpe ‘self-portraits’ seeks $65M

Legal Ethics

Fox Rothschild is sanctioned $25K for alterations in discovery documents

Trials & Litigation

Google and Oracle lawyers won’t conduct research on potential jurors after judge’s ultimatum

Copyright Law

Judge allows suit by refugees claiming copyright protection in interviews that led to screenplay

Internet Law

Google and Oracle lawyers who research jurors online must disclose it, judge rules