Empire Brewing Co., a small Syracuse-based brewery will need the force to be on its side as it readies to do legal battle with Lucasfilm, the production company responsible for the Star Wars saga.
Architectural firm Chicago Building Design, P.C. sued one of its former clients, Mongolian House, Inc., for copyright infringement.
Twitpic, the once-popular, photo-sharing add-on to Twitter, initially announced that it was shutting down on September 25, 2014, because it was unable to fight Twitter’s opposition to Twitpic’s trademark applications.
Marvel Studios practically broke Twitter Tuesday afternoon when it announced phase 3 for its movies. But although it’s got a pretty full slate for the next 5 years (at least), there’s still several Marvel characters that have yet to make to the big screen. Can we expect every Marvel character to be making an appearance at some point?
On 21 October 2014 the CJEU had to decide in the case of Bestwater whether embedding content in a website via “framing” constitutes “communication to the public” within the meaning of Article 3 of the InfoSoc Directive and therefore infringes the copyright of the creator of the content.
As a huge fan of gangster movies, I was intrigued by a recently filed lawsuit in California. Although I am familiar with actor Frank Sivero’s work in “The Godfather: Part II” and in “Goodfellas” (left side of photo below), I am not familiar with the accused “Louie” character on the Simpsons (right side of photo below).