Welcome to this episode of Entertainment Law Update.



 Disney tries again to protect download codes.  


Blurred Lines Case Upheld in 9th Cir.


District court ruling (includes YouTube videos of songs in question:

Original complaint:


Google (YouTube)Beats Lawsuit Accusing YouTube of Censoring Conservatives

The decision (linked here:


Olivia De Havilland  ‘does not own history’ – “Feud” Lawsuit tossed


Lohan v. Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. – Lohan loses appeal

(it’s not her) (has a picture of the “beach weather” image w/ comparison to Lohan)


Judge Refuses to Dismiss Copyright Lawsuit Over LeBron James Tattoo in ‘NBA 2K’

Here’s the full opinion.


V.P. Pence moves to register Marlon Bundo trademark for his family’s pet rabbit. (and John Oliver’s satirical book might be why)

The first is for the drawing (application found here: and the second is for the actual words of “Marlon Bundo” (application found here:


Carl’s Jr.’s  ‘SpielBurger’  movie tie-in  isn’t tasty  for Steven Spielberg. (first story on the matter)

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