Intellectual Property Law

Copyright Law

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

Trademark Law

Law student prevails against Marvel and DC Comics over use of word ‘superhero’ in book title

Intellectual Property Law

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

Trademark Law

Vincent Gallo sues Facebook over claimed refusal to deactivate imposter’s account

Intellectual Property Law

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

Corporate Law

Obama signs trade-secrets law authorizing federal civil suits, seizure of property

Law in Popular Culture

Know what IP stands for? Then you’re ahead of a ‘Jeopardy’ contestant in recent show focused on law

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

Cover Story

Did litigation kill the Beatles?

Intellectual Property Law

IP litigator says she was startled to find that her art forgery article had been plagiarized online

Media & Entertainment Law

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

Trusts & Estate Law

Those in charge of Prince estate face ‘horribly speculative’ task of valuing publicity rights

Law Firms

Law firm claims its First Amendment rights were violated when judge banned its nursing home ad

Legal Ethics

Does Dentons’ verein structure shield it from conflict claim? Malpractice suit says the answer is no

Trademark Law

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

Law Firms

Kenyon & Kenyon is neither canceling nor guaranteeing its summer associate program

Copyright Law

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