In this Episode:
- 1 Led Zeppelin Ruling – No infringement
- 2 Is there a Small Claims Copyright Court in the future?
- 3 Apple’s Streaming Royalties Proposal
- 4 J.R. Smith’s Right of Publicity in his Tattoos?
- 5 Three Texas SLAPP Cases
- 6 Brexit IP Impact
- 7 Brexit being trademarked (quick take)
- 8 Pre-1972 Magic from the 11th Circuit
- 9 Department of Justice denying consent decree
- 10 Fox News Hamster Follow-Up (quick take)
- 11 Politicians and Music Rights
Led Zeppelin Ruling – No infringement
http://mcir.usc.edu/inplay/Documents/skimore.summaryjugement.pdf (just background information)
http://www.inquisitr.com/3229045/led-zeppelin-wins-copyright-lawsuit-courts-deem-stairway-original-work/ (more on why the recordings weren’t able to be used)
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/lawyer-who-sued-led-zeppelin-907780 (side note: attorney for Plaintiff may not be allowed to practice anymore)
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/07/led-zep-lawyers-want-800k-for-defending-stairway-to-heaven-lawsuit/ (side note: the legal fees)
http://www.worldipreview.com/news/led-zeppelin-s-publishers-demand-800-000-damages-10416?utm_source=World+IP+Review&utm_campaign=26142bebd5-WIPR_Digital_Newsletter_27_06_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d76dcadc01-26142bebd5-27468325#.V4OmfOEFDrk.linkedin (LedZep Publisher’s demand for $800,000)
Is there a Small Claims Copyright Court in the future?
Apple’s Streaming Royalties Proposal
J.R. Smith’s Right of Publicity in his Tattoos?
http://sports-law.blogspot.com/2016/06/does-jr-smith-have-right-of-publicity.html(picture of t-shirt for reference)
Three Texas SLAPP Cases
Brexit IP Impact
Brexit being trademarked (quick take)
Pre-1972 Magic from the 11th Circuit
Department of Justice denying consent decree
Fox News Hamster Follow-Up (quick take)
Politicians and Music Rights
Huckabee Pays for the Eye of the Tiger
Melania Trump Plagiarism
Trump – We are the Champions
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/why-donald-trump-should-have-914367 (Posted after the fact)
Ted Cruz Infringing
https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/2993705/Leopona-v-Cruz-MTD.pdf (Cruz motion to dismiss)
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