The (Late) May Episode

EntertainmentLawUpdateEpisode133 – (view transcript) IF YOU STILL WANT TO KNOW MORE ON AN NFT… SNL HAS GOT YOU COVERED Following up from our last two episodes and discussions regarding NFTs, we forgot to mention a skit on SNL parodying Eminem’s “Without Me” which, oddly enough, serves as a good primer for those that still … Read more

Special Episode: Iancu v. Brunetti (USSC deals with FUCT trademark)

  Welcome to this special episode of Entertainment Law Update SHOW NOTES The mark, as the decision lays out, is supposed to be pronounced as four letters, one after the other, as in “F-U-C-T” (Phonetically “eff-eww-see-tee” and not as one word “Fuct”)  Iancau v. Brunetti-SCOTUS,%20Divided%20US%20Supreme%20Court%20Says So in our usual luck, the Supreme … Read more

You’re a mean one, Dr. Seuss!

  SHOW NOTES SCREEN ACTORS GUILD URGES JUDGE TO SAVE AGE-CENSORSHIP LAW TO COMBAT RAMPANT BIAS SAG-AFTRA is trying to intervene and keep AB1687 (the anti-age disclosure law) alive. Caption: IMDB.COM,Inc. V. Xavier Becerra. JX: FEDERAL-Northern District of California (related parties SAG-AFTRA) (SAG brief) (CA’s Brief) (IMDB’s Brief)   FOLLOW … Read more

Is copyright getting tougher?

[TheChamp-Sharing] SHOW NOTES   Lindsay Lohan Loses The decision:   Paid Endorsements?  Are your disclosures in order? Canada is cracking down on paid social media endorsements   (Warners’ Fine to FTC)   What is “For Profit”: Dutch Playboy in the EU (the decision) (press release) … Read more

Drones and Dead Rockers. Special guest: Enrico Schaefer

[TheChamp-Sharing] SHOW NOTES DRONE LAW Special Guest: Enrico Schaefer Enrico Schaefer, Esq. is a Unmanneed Aerial Systems pilot and technology lawyer at TraverseLegal in Traverse City, Michigan.  He has been a UAS enthusiast for years, and has completed a number of advanced UAS classes in the UAS program at Northwestern Michigan College.  Enrico is considered … Read more