Entertainment & Sports Law

10 Questions

10 Questions: Want to find the next Triple Crown winner? You may want to talk to this lawyer

Entertainment & Sports Law

New York AG says ticket sales for concerts, sporting events is a ‘fixed game’ won by ‘ticket bots’

Labor & Employment

New York Jets will pay cheerleaders $324K to settle wage lawsuit

Real Estate & Property Law

Snowboarder who survived avalanche could be charged with trespassing

Consumer Law

Must movie captioning include song lyrics? Defendant studios cite free speech in civil rights case

Trials & Litigation

Monster Beverage Corp. settles copyright cases over Beastie Boys tunes

Entertainment & Sports Law

FIFA leader is ousted; his legal team says full vindication awaits

Legislation & Lobbying

Are zoos exempt under new Texas open-carry laws?

Copyright Law

Judge tosses plagiarism case against Fox and its hit sitcom, ‘New Girl’

White-Collar Crime

Federal judge acquits 2 attorneys on multiple counts in movie tax-fraud case

Precedents

Dec. 31, 1970: McCartney files to dissolve the Beatles

Tort Law

Should assumption of risk doctrine still apply to baseball? Lawyer who filed class action thinks not

Criminal Justice

Barefoot Bandit can’t profit from crime spree but studio pays $1M restitution to tell his life story

Administrative Law

$75K fine for fatal train trestle accident during movie filming is upheld on review

Celebrities

Bill Cosby replaces his high-profile lawyer with BigLaw firm; were press statements the reason?

Entertainment & Sports Law

Refilming ‘Escape from New York’ plot in outer-space setting violated copyright law, court rules

Copyright Law

Donald Trump campaign is once again targeted for song use; is ASCAP license enough?

Internet Law

Are fantasy sports payouts legal? CEO says it’s a game of skill like the stock market

Trials & Litigation

Gotta catch ‘em all: Pokemon lawyers hit cafe manager with $5,400 bill for copyright infringement

Entertainment & Sports Law

Judge tosses defamation suit by Yankees fan caught napping on camera