Download this article as a PDF: Copyright Termination — Get Rights Back and Perhaps Get Back to Work! Introduction to Termination What with remakes and sequels constituting so much of what fills the theatres and television programming these days, it is difficult to fathom why literary authors and their representatives are not more aggressively tracking and […]
by Mark Adams Download the PDF: Orange County Business Journal: Employers (and Employees) Beware: Defamatory statements on the internet can be actionable in a court of law Social media is big and getting bigger by the minute. Although this form of communication is new, the risk of defamation liability to employers and employees is as old […]
Jim Butler’s blog article, “Abu Dhabi Investment Fund buying 3 Editions from Marriott. What does this mean to Marriott and the Edition brand?” was picked up by Hotel Online and Hospitality Net.
Download the PDF: Marvel Prevails in Copyright Termination Case: Famous artist Jack Kirby found to have created his comic drawings as a “work made for hire” In what can fairly be interpreted as a favorable decision for any business whose success depends upon copyrighted intellectual property, on August 8, 2013, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals […]
Jim Butler’s blog article, “The Hard Rock Hotel San Diego — a condo hotel — did NOT offer “securities” according to new appellate court decision in Salameh v. Tarsadia Hotel. Lower district court dismissal upheld,” was picked up by Hotel Online and Hospitality Net.
Matt Hinks’s article titled, “California Mortgage Seizure Plan Faces Uncertain Outcome,” was published by Law360.