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'Blurred Lines' Creators Urge Appeals Court to Reverse Marvin Gaye Family's Trial Victory

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Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke and T.I. file their opening brief at the 9th Circuit. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Music Business THR Online

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Hillary Clinton goes after Trump's controversial "alt-right" supporters

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Demi Lovato Faces Copyright Lawsuit From Indie Stars Sleigh Bells

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Lovato's producers previously denied a sampling, but a complaint filed on Monday asserts that similarities "transcend the realm of coincidence."

Robinson on Confidentiality, Ethics, and the Law of Academic Privilege

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Here is the abstract. The law recognizes several

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Your Legal Blog Could Win You a MacBook Air

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Think your legal blog is award-worthy? The Expert Institute is running its second annual Best Legal Blog Contest, with prizes awarded to the top three blogs in each category. Here’s the catch: You can’t nominate yourself. colleague, reader, friend or someone else has to nominate you. And the more nominations you get, the more […].

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Legal Tech Media Panel Monday at ILTACON

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Vendors attending next week’s annual conference of the International Legal Technology Association are invited to join me and other legal technology writers and editors for a legal media panel discussion Monday afternoon. The panel is part of an afternoon vendor education program produced by ILTA and the marketing/PR firm InsideLegal. General

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California Legislature Nearing Final Debate of Biometric and Geolocation Data Security Bill

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With the session ending on August 31 st , the California legislature is debating a bill ( AB 83 ) that would expand data security requirements for businesses that maintain personal information of California residents to include, among other things, protection for geolocation and biometric data. Under existing law (Cal.

Andrea Tantaros Lawsuit Targets Five Executives at Fox News for Retaliation

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read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

O'Connor @ProfSeanOConnor on Patented Electric Guitar Pickups and the Creation of Modern Music Genres

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Sean M. Here is the abstract. This Essay provides an

Daniel Harris shooting: Family wants answers after trooper kills deaf man - CNN.com

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No official has said this was the case. Daniel Harris shooting: Family wants answers after trooper kills deaf man - CNN.com

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Handshake’s Portal Now Available Directly Within NetDocuments

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Integration allows user to view NetDocuments documents (to left) while also viewing Handshake portal (to right), here showing report on top timekeepers. The […]. The post Handshake’s Portal Now Available Directly Within NetDocuments appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General

What’s Up With Music Rights for Broadcasters and Webcasters? – A Presentation on Pending Issues

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While this summer has perhaps not brought the big headlines in trade press about copyright issues involving broadcasters – particularly in the area of music rights – there still are many issues that are active. webcasting and Internet radio). The slides from my presentation are available here. So keep paying attention to these issues!

Kardashians in Kourt: Sisters Win Injunction in Cosmetics Lawsuit

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Haven Beauty's use of the Kardashian trademarks likely confuses consumers, a judge rules. read more. THR, Esq.

Garon on Television's Early Transformation from Medium To Genre

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Here is the

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Auto Lending: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Duke Law Acquires Electronic Discovery Reference Model

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Eleven years ago, two respected e-discovery consultants, George J. Socha Jr. and Tom Gelbmann, founded the Electronic Discovery Reference Model as a project to address the lack of standards and guidelines in the e-discovery field. The post Duke Law Acquires Electronic Discovery Reference Model appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

Spotify IPO Watch: Blame ? Profit — Music Tech Solutions

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A combination of factors have gotten Spotify where it is now. via Spotify IPO Watch: Blame ≠ Profit — Music Tech Solutions.

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Black Keys Frontman Sued Over Howlin' Wolf Documentary

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"Howlin' for You" singer Dan Auerbach backed out of the film about Chicago blues icon Howlin' Wolf, according to the suit. read more. THR, Esq.

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Adler on Fair Use and the Future of Art

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Amy Adler, New York University School of Law, is publishing Fair Use and the Future of Art in volume 91 of the New York University Law Review (2016).

Affluent and Black, and Still Trapped by Segregation - The New York Times

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The result: Nationally, black and white families of similar incomes still live in separate worlds.

Chairs of ABA Future Panel Respond to LegalZoom’s Hartman on Future Report

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Two weeks ago in my column at Above the Law, I gave my impressions of the Report on the Future of Legal Services in the United States, which was recently issued by the ABA’s Commission on the Future of Legal Services. Last week in that column, I published an interview with Eddie Hartman, co-founder of LegalZoom, […]. General

FCC’s Audio Division Case Clarifies Processing Rules for FM Upgrades and Forced Channel Changes

Broadcast Law Blog

For any radio operator contemplating an upgrade involving coordination of channel changes with other stations, this decision is worth a read. The issue of reimbursement of the costs of a forced channel change is one that comes up in numerous upgrade applications. But where there is a financial issue with one party or the other (e.g.,

Regal Settles Monopoly Suit Led by Mark Cuban's Landmark Theatres

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According to the plaintiff, the theatrical giant has agreed to back down from clearances in the nation's capital. read more. THR, Esq.

Rahmatian on University Academics as Owners of Copyright

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at 37 European Intellectual Property Review 355 (2015). Here is the abstract. The creation and

Does Henry Kissinger Have a Conscience? - The New Yorker

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policies, past and present. On the left, especially, there is lingering resentment over the support extended by the U.S.

New Today from CosmoLex: Client Portal, Messaging, Document Storage and More

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Global launch menu for common activities. On […]. The post New Today from CosmoLex: Client Portal, Messaging, Document Storage and More appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General CosmoLex practice management

Update: Pirate Radio

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A few months ago, we wrote about pirate radio and the FCC’s efforts to stop these stations from popping up all around the country. In some of the decisions (e.g. the one here proposing a $15,000 fine), the FCC references the websites and sales operations of these pirate radio operators. Watch as the FCC efforts develop in the coming months.

Clint Eastwood Classics Lawsuit Against MGM Gets Dropped

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The suit alleged MGM should've been paying a few dollars more for its use of three classic films. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online

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@hannajkarp: Will Pandora Be Allowed to Create A Spotify-Style Black Box for Songwriters AND Screw pre-72 Artists? — Artist Rights Watch

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Members of MIC Coalition That Lobbied DOJ for Changes to ASCAP and BMI Consent Decrees. Artist Rights Watch.

Police killings of favela residents continue as Games go on in Rio | World news | The Guardian

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Police killings of favela residents continue as Games go on in Rio | World news | The Guardian

This App Turns Your iPad Into A Second Monitor

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I am so dependent on a second monitor that I no longer feel productive without one. That can be a problem when I am away from my office. It is especially a problem when I travel and am hunkered down in a hotel room with important work to get done. Then I discovered Duet Display, […]. General apps

Reminder: EAS Form One Registration Due By August 26 for All Broadcasters

Broadcast Law Blog

In our reminder on August regulatory dates for broadcasters , we noted that broadcasters must register their stations in a new FCC filing system that will allow them to electronically report on the success of the next EAS National Test , to be conducted on September 28. The FCC Public Notice announcing the new filing requirement is available here.

Amber Heard-Johnny Depp Drama Continues With Disagreement Over Donation to Charity

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Heard says her ex is trying to cut his financial liability in half by cashing in on tax deductions. read more. THR, Esq.

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@andreworlowski: Google had Obama’s ear on antitrust probe — Artist Rights Watch

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via @andreworlowski: Google had Obama’s ear on antitrust probe — Artist Rights Watch. Obama Songwriter Czar Renata B. Hesse. David Edelman.