Entertainment & Sports Law

Entertainment & Sports Law

En banc 9th Circuit nixes Barry Bonds obstruction conviction

White-Collar Crime

2 attorneys on trial for allegedly defrauding state tax credit program

Trials & Litigation

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is guilty of first-degree murder

Criminal Justice

Man who punched sister’s accused killer in court is held in contempt and fined $100

Trials & Litigation

Defense lawyer says Aaron Hernandez saw fatal shooting and ‘didn’t know what to do’

National Pulse

State copyright law now gives musicians performance rights

Opening Statements

Chicago Cubs face a variety of lawsuits over Wrigley Field

Copyright Law

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

Criminal Justice

Manslaughter case video shows actor Wyatt Russell running for life as train hurtles toward movie set

Trials & Litigation

Former football team owner sues Buchanan Ingersoll, says law firm dropped ball on due diligence

National Pulse

High school fumbles a last-gasp legal play over playoff game

Entertainment & Sports Law

Federal judge: NFL commissioner and arbitrator erred in suspending ex-Vikings player Adrian Peterson

Real Estate & Property Law

Federal judge nixes TRO on new Chicago Cubs signs sought by rooftop seating companies

Trials & Litigation

Judge requires return of $1.5M won by casino gamblers who detected something amiss

Copyright Law

Katy Perry’s lawyers assert Left Shark copyright, send cease-and-desist letter to 3D printer

Entertainment & Sports Law

Caddies’ $50M suit says PGA Tour usurps endorsement opportunities with bib requirement

Entertainment & Sports Law

Judge requests changes to proposed NFL concussion settlement

Trials & Litigation

Judge lets Aaron Herandez jury watch Super Bowl but urges vigilance to avoid case-related info

Trials & Litigation

Footprint, DNA links ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez to murder, gov’t says; defense cites lack of motive

Entertainment & Sports Law

Paul Weiss leads ‘Deflategate’ probe for NFL