THR, Esq.
"Zorro" Trademark Declared Invalid in Europe
"Zorro" Trademark Declared Invalid in Europe
In a blow to a company that has a deal with Sony Pictures, the European Union's trademark office rules that the name of the masked avenger is non-distinctive.
Lionsgate Sues Over 'Dirty Dancing' Ad Spoof
Lionsgate Sues Over 'Dirty Dancing' Ad Spoof
Ameritrade's tagline was, "Nobody puts your old 401(k) in the corner."
Rod Stewart Sued for Copying Early Blues Musician's Song
Rod Stewart Sued for Copying Early Blues Musician's Song
Heirs of Bo Carter go to court to protect “Corrine, Corrina.”
Hulk Hogan Sex Tape Trial Delayed After Appeals Court Intervenes
Hulk Hogan Sex Tape Trial Delayed After Appeals Court Intervenes
Amid a flurry of motions, a Florida appeals court orders a slowdown on a trial that was previously scheduled to begin on July 6.
Megaupload Takes U.S. Government's Asset Seizures to Appeals Court
Megaupload Takes U.S. Government's Asset Seizures to Appeals Court
A brief to the 4th Circuit argues the judge erred in asserting jurisdiction and interpreting whether Kim Dotcom was a fugitive.
Ben Affleck-Jennifer Garner Divorce Could Show the Power of 10
Ben Affleck-Jennifer Garner Divorce Could Show the Power of 10
What a marriage lasting very near 10 years — either below or above — might signify for a celebrity couple in California.
Viral Videos: Money to Be Made, But First a Trip to the Courthouse
Viral Videos: Money to Be Made, But First a Trip to the Courthouse
Two companies that bring viral videos to broadcasters are now involved in a high-stakes lawsuit that rips the lid off of the behind-the-scenes arms race happening.
Donald Trump Sues Univision for $500 Million Following Miss Universe Cancellation
Donald Trump Sues Univision for $500 Million Following Miss Universe Cancellation
The Hispanic media organization cut ties with Trump due to his remarks about Mexican immigrants.
Kickstarter Wins Legal Battle to Protect Crowdfunding From Patent Threats
Kickstarter Wins Legal Battle to Protect Crowdfunding From Patent Threats
A judge rules that patronage is an abstract concept of ancient lineage — even in the computer age.
Hulk Hogan's Sex Tape Case Against Gawker Has a Lot of Secrets
Hulk Hogan's Sex Tape Case Against Gawker Has a Lot of Secrets
It's not just the sex tape. It's also ██, ███ and █████.
Appeals Court Rules Producer, Not Director, Gets Film Copyright
Appeals Court Rules Producer, Not Director, Gets Film Copyright
The 2nd Circuit examines contributions and ownership in creative works.
Lionsgate Sued for Snarling at "Nobody Puts Your Old 401(K) in the Corner" Advertisement
Lionsgate Sued for Snarling at "Nobody Puts Your Old 401(K) in the Corner" Advertisement
Lionsgate allegedly demanded a seven-figure license from TD Ameritrade for infringing a line from "Dirty Dancing."