Episode 86 – Rock, Re-runs, and Registrations

Gordon P. Firemark

The post Episode 86 – Rock, Re-runs, and Registrations originally appeared on Entertainment Law Offices of Gordon P. Show notes are located at [link] The Latest episode of my Entertainment Law podcast, Entertainment Law Update , is now available for your enjoyment. Listen here, or subscribe and download in your favorite podcast listening app. Here's what we talked about… Supreme Court Denies Cert. in Lenz V. Universal. The Slants is Finally Out.

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Negotiation Culture Redux: Lying Makes Sammy Run

DealFatigue

Almost sixty years ago, Budd Schulberg wrote What Makes Sammy Run, a novel about an agent who lies to get ahead in the movie business. There’s nothing new about lying during negotiations.

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Negotiation Culture Redux: Lying Makes Sammy Run

DealFatigue

Almost sixty years ago, Budd Schulberg wrote What Makes Sammy Run, a novel about an agent who lies to get ahead in the movie business. There’s nothing new about lying during negotiations.

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Negotiation Culture Redux: Lying Makes Sammy Run

DealFatigue

Almost sixty years ago, Budd Schulberg wrote What Makes Sammy Run, a novel about an agent who lies to get ahead in the movie business. There’s nothing new about lying during negotiations.

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The First Rule of Lawfare: Is Google’s Active Measures Campaign on Article 13 a Trial Run for Election Meddling by a US Non-State Actor?

Music Technology Policy

Wojcicki may want us to overlook that Google just got caught running active measures against a democratic institution to meddle in the legislative process on another continent. Well, I wake up in the morning. Fold my hands and pray for rain. I got a head full of ideas.

Suge Knight's Fiancee Indicted for Selling TMZ Sealed Hit-and-Run Video

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The rap mogul's fiancee and business partner struck a deal just weeks after the deadly hit-and-run, prosecutors say. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music THR Online Suge Knight

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AFTRA board member accused of running SAGWatch

Digital Media Law

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Pandora Runs to the Government to Screw Songwriters Again

Music Technology Policy

When Pandora doesn’t like the royalty rates they have to pay to artists, they use their lobbying power to run to the Congress to give them a better deal. The monopolist webcaster runs to the antitrust law for protection.

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Trump running a base-only strategy - but will it work?

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Trump running a base-only strategy - but will it work? " (Via.)

Spotify IPO Watch: Making it Up on Volume or See SPOT Run

Music Technology Policy

HeyIdiot.com is your ticket to this Silicon lined gravy train. Heyidiot is the best of web software, e-commerce and on-line trading business all rolled into one. The sole purpose of this endeavor is make you money, We call it a cash portal. Here’s how it works.

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Stuntman Sues Tom Sizemore for Running Him Over on 'Shooter' Set

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The suit claims the actor was drunk while operating a vehicle during filming. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

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Ava DuVernay's Company Sued in Dispute Over Documentary's Awards Run

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

A documentarian says the company didn’t submit his film for awards as agreed — and now won't stop claiming rights. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online Ava DuVernay Selma

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Ava DuVernay's Company Sued For Botching Documentary's Awards Run

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

A documentarian says the company didn’t submit his film for awards as agreed — and now won't stop claiming rights. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online Ava DuVernay Selma

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Imeachment ad runs on Fox & Friends

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Fastcase Cofounder Phil Rosenthal is Running for Congress in New York

Media Law

Speaking of Fastcase, one interesting bit of news about the company is that its cofounder, Phil Rosenthal, is running for Congress in New York’s 10th Congressional District. Rosenthal — a physicist, lawyer and entrepreneur — is running as a Republican against Democrat Jerrold Nadler, the incumbent who has held the office for 24 years. The post Fastcase Cofounder Phil Rosenthal is Running for Congress in New York appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

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TSA now run by Pedobear

The Legal Satyricon

by Randazza We really must be at the verge of tipping into Idiocracy. It was once believed that you could spot a pedophile just by looking at him. This theory is now proven scientific fact. Now I’m not saying that I have evidence that TSA Administrator John Pistole is a practicing pedophile, but he certainly [.]. ass hat Civil Liberties flunkies imbeciles

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Appeals Court: Please Don't Run Away From the Chainsaw Carrying Maniac

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

If you do, and get hurt, don't blame the haunted theme park. A public service advisory from The Hollywood Reporter. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television Culture Business THR Online

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LawToolBox365 Wins Microsoft App Award; In Running for People’s Choice Award

Media Law

The post LawToolBox365 Wins Microsoft App Award; In Running for People’s Choice Award appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. This week is the Microsoft Ignite conference for IT professionals in Atlanta, Ga., and one legal-specific app will be honored there from out of the over 1,700 apps and add-ins available through the Office Store. The legal calendaring and docketing application LawToolBox365 has won a Microsoft 2016 Office App Award, which it will receive at […].

Variety Settles Long-Running Lawsuit Against L.A. Punk Band (Exclusive)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Matthew Belloni The trade newspaper claimed The Vandals breached a deal to stop using an album cover that contained lettering similar to its trademarked logo. read more. THR, Esq. THR, Esq. Music Music

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How Pokémon GO Players Could Run Into Real-Life Legal Problems

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

An attorney explores the hard questions being raised by augmented reality games. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Culture Tech Business THR Online

Will Hollywood remakes run into copyright trouble?

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

By Eriq Gardner We could be on the verge of a wave of litigation targeting Hollywood's current obsession: derivative movies. The latest case involves Viacom's foray into the world of Bollywood. According to a new lawsuit filed yesterday in New.

Attention studio marketers: run that ad at your own risk

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

By Eriq Gardner Two cases on the court docket show that it's not so easy for entertainment companies to promote shows and movies without running into legal trouble. The first case involves a promotion run by A&E Television to showcase.

Journalist Privilege (To trespass and run someone over?)

The Legal Satyricon

Tesla reports that two apparent Reno Gazette Journal reporters trespassed on Tesla’s property, and then ran their car into a Tesla employee who was trying to take down their tag number. source) This is all Tesla’s side of the story, so I’ll see if there’s more to it. But, here’s a free protip: if you’re […].

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Trump Feuds with Omarosa & A 14-Year-Old Runs for Governor | The Daily Show

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Ving Rhames’s Terrifying Run-In with Police & An Egyptian Zoo’s Fake Zeb.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

White males will never understand what it is like to he Black and to always be in fear that a stupid, bigoted White person can and often will cause your life to be terminated, without any provocation or warning.

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Golden Globes Players Settle Long-Running Legal War (Exclusive)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

UPDATED: The Hollywood Foreign Press Association and Dick Clark Productions have reached a deal to end the nearly 4-year-old litigation over who controls rights to produce the annual awards show. read more. Golden Globes 2014 THR Online THR, Esq. Television Dick Clark Productions

WWE Runs Into Judge's Smackdown in Advance of Wrestlemania (Exclusive)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The road to the big event this year in New Orleans could be making an unexpected stop at a federal appeals court thanks to a surprising decision concerning bootleggers. read more. The Business THR Online THR, Esq. Television Business

Viacom, Google Settle Long-Running YouTube Copyright Lawsuit

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The resolution ends a nearly seven-year-old case that was closely followed in both the entertainment and tech sectors. read more. The Business THR Online THR, Esq. Television YouTube Google Tech Viacom Business

Equal Opportunities Issues that Arise When a Broadcast On-Air Personality Runs for Political Office

Broadcast Law Blog

It’s political season, and somewhere, some on-air broadcast air personality is making the decision that they really want to change careers – and run for political office. So it is time for a little refresher on the issues that arise when an on-air personality runs for political office. . We wrote about the issue last year, when a Chicago-area on-air talk show host decided to run for local office.

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Government Contractor Google Runs Ads for Obamacare on “How I Inject Testosterone” Video

Music Technology Policy

Maybe you’ve heard how Google is providing staff for the “tech surge” to fix the Obamacare website? Here’s an interesting development in that campaign.

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Artists Alert: From Our Friends at the Illustrators Partnership The Return of Orphan Works End Run

Music Technology Policy

For more than a year Congress has been holding hearings for the drafting of a brand new US Copyright Act. At its heart is the return of Orphan Works. Twice, Orphan Works Acts have failed to pass Congress because of strong opposition from visual artists, spearheaded by the Illustrators Partnership. Because of this, the Copyright Office has now issued a special call for letters regarding the role of visual art in the coming legislation.

"Running a Bookstore Is a Combat Sport"

Media Law Prof Blog

The New York Times reports on the life and times of the French bookstore, which seems to be thriving as English and US bookstores are withering away. Here's a link to the French Ministry of Culture report mentioned in the

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Moving from Typepad to My Own Server, Running WordPress

Pixelization

In the coming days or weeks, I'll be moving this blog from its current host, Typepad , to my own server account, running WordPress server software.

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LawToolBox365 Wins Microsoft App Award; In Running for People’s Choice Award

Media Law

The post LawToolBox365 Wins Microsoft App Award; In Running for People’s Choice Award appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. This week is the Microsoft Ignite conference for IT professionals in Atlanta, Ga., and one legal-specific app will be honored there from out of the over 1,700 apps and add-ins available through the Office Store. The legal calendaring and docketing application LawToolBox365 has won a Microsoft 2016 Office App Award, which it will receive at […].

A Law Firm Run by Two Robots?

Media Law

Will there ever come a day when robots will replace lawyers? Judging by the website of the firm Robot Robot & Hwang , that day has already arrived. The two senior partners in the three-member firm are both computers, one named Apollo Cluster and the other named Daria XR-1029. According to his bio, Cluster “has processed more than 10 million unique transactions for clients&# and is a frequent speaker “on the topic of the obsolescence of humans in legal practice.&#

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#MorinInChief Stung Over Being Called a Moron, Donald Trump Now Insists NBC is ‘Run by Morons'

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

In yet another sign of how deeply NBC News has managed to get under his skin, Donald Trump has, in recent days, taken to saying that the network is ‘run by morons,’ two sources who have spoken to the president told The Daily Beast.

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Appeals Court Reverses Live Nation Win in Run-D.M.C. Merchandise Suit

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The panel finds the merchandiser's summary judgment win on issues of willful infringement was premature. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music THR Online

Hillary: The Movie Re-Run

Media Law Prof Blog

The Supreme Court is rehearing the "Hillary: The Movie" case today. It's newly appointed Justice Sonia Sotomayor's first chance to hear oral argument, being streamed by CSPAN here

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Leaving the Air to Run For Office - What to Do With The Broadcaster Who Becomes a Candidate

Broadcast Law Blog

As we enter the 2010 election season, questions are beginning to arise about broadcast station on-air employees who decide to run for political office , and what a station needs to do about such employees to avoid issues under the FCC political broadcasting rules. So what is a station to do when an on-air employee decides to run for office? Also, a move to a sister station with a service area that does not reach the district in which the candidate is running is another alternative.

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Did 'American Idol' producers run an illegal lottery?

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

By Eriq Gardner A case testing whether viewer contests on "American Idol" and "Deal or No Deal" were "illegal lotteries" has survived a key hurdle. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated a decision to hear an appeal by.

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'Billionaire's Hollywood go-to guy' running for U.S. Senate (for world peace)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

By Eriq Gardner Producer Brian Quintana, once called the "Billionaire's Hollywood Go To Guy," is running to be the next California senator. Late last week, Quintana filed his papers and is now a certified candidate for office, running for election.

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FCC Adopts More Lenient Standards on Certain Fines to Student Run Noncommercial Broadcast Stations

Broadcast Law Blog

Fines against noncommercial stations may that are primarily student run may not be as harsh as they have been in the past under a ruling issued by the FCC’s Media Bureau earlier this week. The FCC also announced, as part of its decision in the case, that it would apply this policy of more leniency in other cases involving student-run stations in the future. FCC Fines Noncommercial Broadcasting noncommercial radio fines public inspection file student run radio station

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@stuartdredge finds Google Can’t Control YouTube Music Announcements–But they want to run the Copyright Office?

Music Technology Policy

The great myth of Google is that they are the gold standard in technology. MTP readers might have a different idea of Google’s gold standard–the gold standard in corporate coverups.

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