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U.S. Supreme Court to Review "Disparaging" Trademarks
U.S. Supreme Court to Review "Disparaging" Trademarks
In a case involving the rock band, The Slants, the high court will tackle whether the government's refusal to register is facially invalid under the First Amendment.
FCC Pulls Controversial Set-Top Box Proposal From Meeting Agenda
FCC Pulls Controversial Set-Top Box Proposal From Meeting Agenda
FCC chairman Tom Wheeler says rules reshaping access to TV programming will remain under consideration, but that the FCC needs to resolve technical and legal issues.
Netflix's Poaching of Fox Employees Could Set New Legal Precedent
Netflix's Poaching of Fox Employees Could Set New Legal Precedent
The streaming company has claimed that employees under contract are free to leave at any time, but labor experts say that rules are unclear.
Judge Pauses CAA-UTA Open Court Poaching Battle
Judge Pauses CAA-UTA Open Court Poaching Battle
The fight continues behind closed doors in arbitration.
'The Revenant' Pirate Avoids Prison, Fined $1M
'The Revenant' Pirate Avoids Prison, Fined $1M
The ex-studio employee who pirated 'The Revenant' and 'The Peanuts Movie' won't go to jail.
AMC Entertainment Fights Antitrust Claims Secretly Valued at Hundreds of Millions of Dollars
AMC Entertainment Fights Antitrust Claims Secretly Valued at Hundreds of Millions of Dollars
The exhibition giant says it is really fighting "nine different cases in one" and that a proposed injunction would "materially impact AMC’s business throughout the United States."
Inside the Quiet Legal Battles Over Martin Scorsese's 'Silence'
Inside the Quiet Legal Battles Over Martin Scorsese's 'Silence'
The passion project's 26-year road to a December release included a screenplay spat and a just-settled lawsuit.
NBC's 'Timeless' Hit With Copyright Lawsuit
NBC's 'Timeless' Hit With Copyright Lawsuit
The suit claims the show is a ripoff of a Spanish series.
'Robocop' Studio Sued After Threatening Security Firm
'Robocop' Studio Sued After Threatening Security Firm
The lawsuit comes after MGM subsidiary Orion Pictures sent a letter warning about trademark infringement.
Viacom Says It Doesn't Collect "Personal Information" from Children
Viacom Says It Doesn't Collect "Personal Information" from Children
Adults? That's a different story.
Frank Darabont to Seek More Than $280 Million From AMC at 'Walking Dead' Profits Trial
Frank Darabont to Seek More Than $280 Million From AMC at 'Walking Dead' Profits Trial
The two sides have now finished the discovery process in a major showdown.
Hollywood Docket: Jay Z Beats Logo Suit; Comcast Escapes Daily Fantasy Sports Litigation
Hollywood Docket: Jay Z Beats Logo Suit; Comcast Escapes Daily Fantasy Sports Litigation
A roundup of entertainment law news, including the alleged rights-holder of Zorro being sued for infringing a Zorro work.