Beatles, Talking Squirrels and Footballer Skins



Podcasting Patent Invalidation upheld by appeals Court (quick take)


Beatles Concert Film Ownership Challenge – Judge Rules for Beatles


John Oliver v. Bob Murray Lawsuit Continues: ACLU Files a Brief and Bob Gets His Remand Motion Granted (ACLU Brief)

(Photo referenced in ACLU brief) (Court decision to remand to state)


Bride, groom who slammed Dallas wedding photographer online, in media must pay $1.08M

What about reviews of lawyers on websites; social sites? Client defames lawyer on review site — court upholds $350,000 in punitive damages

A Florida appeals court has affirmed $350,000 in punitive damages awarded to a lawyer who claimed that a former client defamed her in on-line reviews.  Blake v. Ann-Marie Giustibelli, P.A., the court said there was no free-speech shield for the former client’s false statements on various internet review sites.

Facebook Wins Big Free Speech Ruling in Fight With Musician


Bond Class Action Has to Die Another Day


Picture Books Based on Famous Novels Violate Copyright, a Judge Rules

Grand Theft Cleo; Vice City Creators Sued by Psychic Readers Network for Copyright Infringement (complaint)


Take-Two is Arguing Tattoos in the Game are Fair Use (follow-up)


League of Legends Skin Lawsuit (Netherlands Soccer player)

(Photo used in Kotaku story)


Reading Rainbow Copyright and Trademark Suit


VidAngel Loses Bid to Have New Service Cleared by Court


Federal ‘Transparency’ Bill Endangers Songwriters’ Leverage for Getting Paid