Episode 37 – Top ten for 2012

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  • Our 2012 Wrap up and totally unscientific Top Ten Cases.
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Gordon Firemark on This Week In Law (TWIL), Episode 190

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Gordon has been asked to again appear on the  This Week in Law podcast with hosts Denise Howell and Evan Brown.  The other guest  on his week’s show is UCLA law professor Kal Raustiala,  who blogs at The Knock Off Economy  The show will be recorded live on Friday, December 7th at 11:00am Pacific time.   You can catch the life feed at http://twitlive.tv

The panel will be talking about lots of new media, old media and intellectual property issues, so we hope you can tune in!  It should be a terrific show.  If you’re not able to join us live,  you can see or download the show for later viewing/listening.


Episode 36 – Faulkner, Einstein, Superman and talent managers…

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In this Episode:

  • William Faulkner’s suit against Sony Pictures and Woody Allen;  
  • Warner Brothers has won an important victory in the Superman litigation,
  • Albert Einstein’s likeness is now in the public domain, and
  • a group representing talent managers is suing California officials over the state’s licensing statute for agents
  • and much more…

 

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Episode 35 – Hot Dogs and Hot Topics

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In this Episode:

  •  James Taylor sues WB Records
  •  Gamblers prevail
  • Using Brando’s likeness isn’t in “Vogue” for Madonna
  • Copyright Term Extension – Again?
  • Innocence of Muslims
    suit by actress
  • “Franks Anatra” trademark denied.
  • Please nominate us for a podcast award (in the ‘Business’ category)


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Episode 34 – Publiciity, Politicians, Godfathers and more…

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In this Episode:

  • Burberry/Bogart case settled
  • Marilyn Monroe Estate loses Right of Publicity
  • Political Campaigns use of music at rallies
  • Desparate Housewife Sheridan still desperate 
  • SEC Rulemaking to relax ban on general solicitations
  • North Face Butt Face/South Butt contempt claim
  • Paramount/Puzo Case over Godfather prequel novel
  • Resale Royalties Act unconstitutional
  • .. and more.

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Episode 33 – Cease and Desist, but nicely.

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In this Episode:

  • J. Geils Band Trademark Dispute
  • Two Three’s Companys is a crowd
  • Copyright Royalty Board unconsitutional
  • Jack Daniels sends the sweetest cease and desist ever
  • and more…

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Episode 32 – Lawyers, Libel , Logos and Lolipops

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In this Episode:

  • Court to revisit Veoh ruling
  • Football Uniforms trademark not infringed by artist’s work
  • Funny Junk/The Oatmeal, and their lawyer’s exploits.
  • Lawyers sued for participating in litigation?
  • What? What? In the Butt?
  • Maker’s Mark…. is!
  • and more…
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Episode 031 – Terminations, Taxes and Takedowns

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Episode 30 – JOBS Act, crowdfunding, limited editions, and more.

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In this Episode:

  • Crowdfunding after the JOBS Act becomes law
  • Viacom wins appellate round against YouTube
  • Magic Tricks – how to keep ’em secret
  • Art Collector v. Artist?
  • and more…
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Episode 29 – 360 deals, rights of publicity, and more

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  • 360 Deals and the Talent Agencies Act
  • More music sale vs. license litigation
  • Copyright Termination update
  • ReDigi injunction denied
  • Aereo and retransmission fees
  • and more.
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