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Arnold & Porter
This article, Part II of a series, explores the right of publicity by addressing the ways content creators can avoid liability by incorporating their own creative expression into their works.
Pryor Cashman LLP
Pryor Cashman client David Gordon Green secured a deal with UCP, a Universal Studio Group division, and Seth MacFarlane's Fuzzy Door to turn the classic 1977 action comedy...
Venable LLP
The California Court of Appeal (the Court) has affirmed a trial court's grant of preliminary injunction, enjoining HomeAdvisor's use of allegedly misleading language in advertisements.
Venable LLP
In a now famous Oscar speech from 2018, Frances McDormand encouraged more diverse hiring in the film industry.
Cooley LLP
Cooley advised ION Media on its agreement to sell to E.W. Scripps for $2.65 billion, combining the business with Scripps' Katz networks and Newsy to create a full-scale national television networks...
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
In an case decided under the ACR regime, the Board sustained Lucasfilm's opposition to registration of MILLENNIAL FALCON for live entertainment and production services, finding confusion likely with the mark MILLENNIUM FALCON, ...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
In February 2016, only 1% of Brazilian TV commercials' protagonists were black. In February 2019, that share had risen to 17%, according to a survey by the Heads Agency.
Arnold & Porter
Individuals have a legal right to protect their identity and control the economic exploitation of their persona and image. But exemptions have been growing as society evolves.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Like many entertainment properties, Disney's Toy Story franchise works plenty of nostalgia into its films, often endearing itself not only to children, but to their parents as well.
Pryor Cashman LLP
Media and Entertainment Group partner Jamice Oxley and counsel Anne Atkinson advised Andre Gower, co-producer, star, and director of Wolfman's Got Nards a movie with Pilgrim Studios about the fans of the 80s horror film ...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
As production begins to restart in an ever changing COVID-19 landscape, The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) and other major studios announced an important deal with...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Last Friday, September 4, Governor Newsom signed AB 2257, which includes a slew of modifications to the now-infamous AB5, which went into effect this year and codified the strict ABC independent contractor test.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
In May, I wrote a blog post entitled, "Lessons in Media Buying for a Post-Covid World," which encouraged advertisers to negotiate for flexibility and to focus on the cancellation terms...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The Children's Advertising Review Unit, which is a division of BBB National Programs, recently told the National Fluid Milk Processor Promotion Board to stop showing unsafe behavior in television...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Over a year ago, I wrote about how adult film producer Strike 3 Holdings -- filer of literally thousands of copyright infringement lawsuits -- struck out in some recent attempts to sue...
Thompson Coburn LLP
As we enter the 2020 election season, Americans are likely to be flooded with misinformation and disinformation, particularly on social media.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
Petitioner Anand K. Chakayala, rather than respond to Praise Broadcastings's discovery requests, filed a motion for summary judgment....
Arnold & Porter
The Second Circuit recently held that a request for discovery under section 1782 cannot be made in connection with private international commercial arbitration...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The government has now published its grandly titled policy paper, "Tackling obesity: empowering adults and children to live healthier lives" to much fanfare and precious little media scrutiny.
Arnold & Porter
The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) filed a lawsuit today to compel U.S. President Donald J. Trump and the White House to immediately begin providing American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters during television broadcasts.
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