SHOW NOTES

FOLLOW UP: Widow of Four Season’s autobiography ghostwriter sues the producers of the Jersey Boys movie

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/clint-eastwood-warner-bros-face-copyright-lawsuit-jersey-boys-adaptation-1018490

 

IMDB FOLLOW UP

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/hollywood-docket-straight-outta-compton-good-lie-andy-warhols-prince-1018518

 

A FEDERAL JUDGE HAS RULED POKEMON GO PROTECTED UNDER CONSTITUTION (Quick take)

MONKEY SELFIE IN THE 9TH CIRCUIT

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/legal-arguments-monkey-selfie-case-are-bananas-at-hearing-1020376

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/monkey-selfie-heads-appeals-court-legal-circus-between-peta-primate-expert-1020220

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WufdT8HT6Uw (the oral argument)

 

SHOULD ROBOTS BE GETTING A COPYRIGHT?

http://www.technollama.co.uk/should-robot-artists-be-given-copyright-protection?utm_content=buffer53db6&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

STAR TREK/SEUSS MASHUP CULTURE AND FAIR USE 

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/dr-seuss-enterprises-takes-shot-at-vaporizing-star-trek-parody-book-1016754

 

CHILDBIRTH VIDEO / NEWS STATIONS USE IS FAIR USE 

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/06/judge-rips-lawyers-in-ip-rift-over-viral-facebook-child-birth-video/

 

JOHN OLIVER SUED FOR DEFAMATION (WHAT IS NEWS?)

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/hbo-john-oliver-sued-by-energy-company-segment-coal-mining-1015921

http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3872425-2017-06-21-Complaint-Time-Stamped.html#document/p1 (READ THROUGH THIS)

http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3883402-0006.html?embed=true&responsive=false&sidebar=false (the Motion for Gag Order)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw6RsUhw1Q8 the segment for reference.

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/hbo-john-oliver-sued-energy-company-over-show-about-coal-n775691

http://nypost.com/2017/06/22/coal-tycoon-sues-hbo-and-john-oliver-for-defamation/

http://wvrecord.com/stories/511145109-murray-files-gag-order-in-john-oliver-defamation-lawsuit

 

ALL EYEZ ON ME  – Journalist admits he embellished Tupac Magazine Articles

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/all-eyez-me-prompts-journalist-admit-having-embellished-tupac-articles-1016372

 

LYNYRD SKYNYRD- Heirs of two band members claim a blood oath bars the production of a film depicting the band’s tragic 1977 plane crash.

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/lynryd-skynyrd-members-headed-trial-plane-crash-movie-1014695

https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3868852-LS-Complaint.html (complaint)

https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3868850-Lynyrd-Reply.html (brief)

https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3868849-Lynryd-Oppo.html (opposition)

 

CANADA PUTS GOOGLE ON GLOBAL INJUNCTION

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/google-stuck-worldwide-injunction-canadian-legal-fight-1017407

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/supreme-court-of-canadas-google-ruling-could-spurn-copyright-holders/article35505790/

 

PAUL MCCARTNEY SETTLES FOR BEATLES CATALOGUE

http://fortune.com/2017/06/30/sony-beatles-copyright/

 

JUDGE RESCINDS PRINCE UMG DEAL

http://www.theindustryobserver.com.au/prince-catalogue-will-shopped-judge-rescinds-umg-deal/