Trending Topics / Law of Podcasting – Entertainment Law Update Episode 106

Gordon P. Firemark

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. Show notes are located at [link]. Here's what we talked about. SHORT DISCUSSION AT THE START LAWSUITS OVER CALL AT RAMS/SAINTS GAME: (Icebreaker-Can we all agree the halftime show needed more Spongebob?)

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New ‘Historical Trends’ Viewer from Caselaw Access Project Graphs Frequency of Words and Phrases

Media Law

case law, this week released a tool called Historical Trends that allows a user to visually graph the frequency of words and phrases in those cases over time. The Historical Trends tool can be used to search for phrases of up to three words and to compare multiple phrases.

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Why Personalization Is ‘Hottest’ Trend in Workplace Learning

Pathgather

” Given all the changes revolutionizing workplace Learning & Development, you might think it’s hard for L&D professionals to choose which trend is front of mind. This is a continuation of a trend that began in 2015.” Many experts who track these trends believe there will be a continuing need for people. “ Artificial intelligence and machine learning are making personalized learning easier than ever. But most businesses haven’t taken advantage. ”

FCC Report on Telephone Trends

Media Law Prof Blog

The FCC has released a report on telephone trends for 2010. Link here

Star Stories, Google Trend Traffic

Thompson On Hollywood

Because of Google Trends. Find that celebrity hook or hot trend. Tags: Ben Affleck Bloggers Google Los Angeles Times Media New Media New York Times Russell Crowe Google hot trend Robin Hood Russell Crowe State of Play Susan Boyle The new metric in journalism is online traffic.

Coors on Harmonization and Diversity: Trends and Challenges in European Sports Image Rights Law

Media Law Prof Blog

Corinna Coors, University of West London Ealing Law School, is publishing Harmonisation and Diversity: Trends and Challenges in European Sports Image Rights Law in Handbook on EU Sports Law (Jack Anderson, Richard Parrish, and Borja Garcia, eds.;

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What the ABA Tech Survey Reveals About E-Discovery Trends

Media Law

Now I’ve gone through the survey to find what it reveals about trends in e-discovery. The post What the ABA Tech Survey Reveals About E-Discovery Trends appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. I’ve published a couple of posts so far on the recently released Legal Technology Survey Report from the ABA’s Legal Technology Resource Center — one post about cloud computing and another about mobile apps and devices.

Clio Cloud Recap and News of Clio’s Data Report on Legal Trends

Media Law

The post Clio Cloud Recap and News of Clio’s Data Report on Legal Trends appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. I’m sitting here at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, on my way home from the fourth-annual Clio Cloud Conference, racking my brain for something critical to say about it. I’d been to all three of the prior Clio conferences, and, frankly, I’d gushed about them, calling the 2014 conference one of the best legal technology conferences I’d […].

FCC Releases First Report On Wireless Trends

Media Law Prof Blog

From the FCC The Federal Communications Commission today released the first in a series of reports by the Office of Engineering & Technology Laboratory which looked at trends in cutting-edge wireless devices. The report showed the following: · The number

Video: My ‘Bar Chat’ on Legal Technology Trends

Media Law

The post Video: My ‘Bar Chat’ on Legal Technology Trends appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. When I spoke recently at the Connecticut Bar Association’s 2016 Connecticut Legal Conference, the bar interviewed me for its Bar Chat feature. General

Hot New Hollywood Trend: Crazy Defamation Lawsuits (Analysis)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Eriq Gardner Multimillion-dollar libel claims by and against celebrities are on the rise. So what if they're not winnable? A guide to what's happening lately and whether there are any solutions to a heavy court docket. read more. THR, Esq.

Deals and Trends at MIDEM 2011

Current Trends

Trends from MIDEM 2011: It really seems like MIDEM 2011 was less about signing deals and more about how the music business and delivery of music continues to change moving forward. There are great resources on trends in the music business on the MIDEM website MIDEM 2011 wrapped in January, but the deals that were signed and forecasts given will have a long-term impact on the music publishing business.

Online Copyright Enforcement Trends Around the World

Media Law Prof Blog

Clemmer, Gowling Lafleur Henderson, have published "Global Trends in Online Copyright Enforcement: A Non-Neutral Role for Network Intermediaries?" Jeremy F. DeBeer, University of Ottawa Faculty of Law, and Christopher D. in volume 49 of Jurimetrics (2009). Here is the abstract

Oxford Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy Publishes Study in World Trends in Freedom of Expression and Media Development @Oxford_MediaLaw

Media Law Prof Blog

From the Oxford Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy: We are delighted to announce the publication of UNESCO’s flagship study, World Trends in Freedom of Expression and Media Development. The lead authors of this report include Nicole Stremlau (University

Trends in Law, as Seen By Google’s Ngram

Media Law

It was interesting how many of these phrases showed little usage until 1980, when suddenly several of them start to trend upward dramatically. Google this week announced a new visualization tool called the Google Books Ngram Viewer.

Brooklyn's newest fast food trend

Copyrights & Campaigns

I concede we don't know which "Obama". (h/t h/t Krispy Kruller's All Nite Sugar Palace , via The Smoking Gun ).

Clio Cloud Recap and News of Clio’s Data Report on Legal Trends

Media Law

The post Clio Cloud Recap and News of Clio’s Data Report on Legal Trends appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. I’m sitting here at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, on my way home from the fourth-annual Clio Cloud Conference, racking my brain for something critical to say about it. I’d been to all three of the prior Clio conferences, and, frankly, I’d gushed about them, calling the 2014 conference one of the best legal technology conferences I’d […].

2008 Top Posts at Current Trends

Current Trends

Posted by Tamera H. Bennett. Copyright Steve Kelley. The top blog post for 2009 on this blog based on traffic is Protecting Fraternal Trademarks: Delta Sigma Theta Settles. What makes this such an exciting post … the mention of the sorority Delta Sigma Theta. . I was asked by Greg Lambert to list my favorite blog posts of 2008. Three Geeks and a Law Blog have done a great job of highlighting blogs that are featured on Twitter. I narrowed it down to three posts.

The Best UK Pop-Ups of 2017

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Arts, Culture & Entertainment Content / Production December Design Event Planning Event Trends Festival Food & Drink Leadership / Management Marketing Operations / Logistics Owner Promoter Brand activations Brand events experiential events Pop-up event Pop-Ups

ShoWest Trends: Fewer Movies, Retro Candy, Vibrating Seats

Thompson On Hollywood

At the Trade Show there's a trend toward serving food in theaters like they do at Austin's Alamo. Other ShoWest trends: Ecocraft is selling "unbleached grease resistant popcorn bags with natural paper."

Reflections on the TechLaw Issues of 2018…and a Look Forward. Will 2019 Be a Year on the Edge, in the Fog, or Maybe Just in the Cloud?

New Media and Technology Law

Blockchain Privacy Screen Scraping Technology 2018 REVIEW biometric privacy blockchain edge computing fog computing IoT new technologies quantum computing technology law trendsYes, it’s time for the end-of-year blog post – a look back at interesting issues of 2018 and a look forward to what we see coming down the pike in the new year. The Look Back. In the past year, blockchain buzz was everywhere.

The Labor Shortage Rebound

Gordon P. Firemark

The skilled labor shortage spans several major industries in the United States (and overseas)—a trend that has hit construction particularly hard in recent years. How smart companies regain & retain skilled talent in the construction industry.

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Smith on Fake Facts, Copyright Law, and the Factual Estoppel Doctrine @CathaySmith

Media Law Prof Blog

Fake news may be trending, but fake news is not a new phenomenon, nor is it the Cathay Smith, University of Montana School of Law, has published Fake Facts, Copyright Law, and the Factual Estoppel Doctrine. Here is the abstract.

More than 100,000 People Have Been Sued for Sharing Movies in Past Year

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Eriq Gardner A closer look at the mass-suing trend heating up in America read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies

Learn the secrets to successful crowdfunding!

Gordon P. Firemark

Capitalize on current trends in crowdfunding. If you've got a project you're thinking about crowdfunding, you're in luck. Crowdfunding works… if you know how to do it right.

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The Club DJ As Celebrity Artist In Residence

DealFatigue

This is trending. #fb I’m fascinated by the growing celebrity and brand recognition of club DJ ’s with the general public. fb #in. — Peter Kaufman (@Dealfatigue) February 16, 2013. What happens in Vegas , may spread to the rest of the country. Career Celebrities Music club dj las vegas music business

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Just Two Weeks Left to Enter Your Blog in the LexBlog Excellence Awards

Media Law

The six categories are: Best News or Trend Analysis: For outstanding analysis of legal news, developments or trends. Best Explanatory Post: For outstanding writing in helping the reader comprehend the impact or significance of a legal story, development or trend.

The "Right To Be Forgotten" Case and Judicial Overreach

Media Law Prof Blog

Svantesson, Bond University, has published The Google Spain Case: Part of a Harmful Trend of Jurisdictional Overreach as Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. Dan Jerker B.

Ciani On IP Rights and the Growing Interest In Legal Protection For Culinary Creations

Media Law Prof Blog

Jacopo Ciani, University of Milan, Faculty of Law, Private Law and History of Law Department, has published Intellectual Property Rights and the Growing Interest in Legal Protection for Culinary Creations in World Food Trends and the Future of Food 15-32

The Club DJ As Celebrity Artist In Residence

DealFatigue

This is trending. #fb I'm fascinated by the growing celebrity and brand recognition of club DJ's with the general public. fb #in. — Peter Kaufman (@Dealfatigue) February 16, 2013. What happens in Vegas , may spread to the rest of the country. Career Celebrities Music club dj las vegas music business

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ALIS Conference In Nova Scotia February 27-28 2015

Media Law Prof Blog

ALIS (the Artists'' Legal Information Society) is holding its On the Edge of Now: Emerging Trends in Digital, Music, and IP Law conference February 27-28.

Formal vs. Informal Content: The Aha Moment

Pathgather

Because Pathgather aggregates formal learning content within organizations and informal learning from across the web into one place, we’re uniquely positioned to identify interesting corporate learning trends.

With Visual Law, the Eyes Have It

Media Law

There is a trend in legal information, rapidly gaining momentum, in which visualization tools and design concepts are used to help lawyers, students, consumers and scholars make sense of the law. In the cover story of this month’s ABA Journal, I take an in-depth look at this trend.

LawNext Special Report – Clio COO George Psiharis at the Clio Cloud Conference

Media Law

Psiharis also oversees Clio’s annual Legal Trends Report , the fourth of which was released at the recent Clio Cloud Conference in San Diego. Psiharis joined host Bob Ambrogi for a special edition recorded live at the recent Clio Cloud Conference in San Diego, where he discussed some of the surprising and notable findings of the Legal Trends Report. George Psiharis was employee number six at Clio , which he joined shortly after the practice management company was founded in 2008.

Announcing the Judges for the LexBlog Excellence Awards

Media Law

Awards will honor outstanding posts in six categories: Best News or Trend Analysis: For outstanding analysis of legal news, developments or trends. With the Nov.

The unreasonable expansion of the Right of First Refusal Clause in entertainment contracts.

Gordon P. Firemark

After practicing entertainment law for nearly 25 years, I’ve noticed a disconcerting trend in deals with major studios and networks. The unreasonable expansion of the Right of First Refusal Clause in entertainment contracts.

Why Didn’t Clio Notify Users of Data Aggregation? Turns Out It Did

Media Law

I wrote yesterday about the announcement by Clio at its conference earlier this week of its new Legal Trends initiative. Clio will aggregate and anonymize data moving through its system to produce an annual Legal Trends Report and to provide its customers with insights into billing and financial benchmarks.

I am Sarkeesian

The Legal Satyricon

The Guardian describes her as “best known for her YouTube series ‘Tropes v Women in Video Games’, assessing various anti-feminist trends in gaming.” I don’t imagine that I would agree with much Anita Sarkeesian has to say. I admit that don’t know much of what she has to say, because I don’t give a s**t.

Ciani on IP Rights and Legal Protection for Culinary Creations

Media Law Prof Blog

Jacopo Ciani, University of Milan, Faculty of Law, Private Law and History of Law Department, has published Intellectual Property Rights and the Growing Interest in Legal Protection for Culinary Creations in World Food Trends and the Future of Food 15-32

Are celebrities to blame for an overburdened court system?

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Michael Cieply of the NY Times spots a trend, writing that as the By Eriq Gardner What does Lindsay Lohan's recent trouble with the law have in common with Don Johnson's $23 million "Nash Bridges" jury verdict over Rysher Entertainment?

Demographics, conservatism, and racial polarization: Could America become Mississippi?

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The country’s demographic trends could lead to racially polarized electorates akin to the Deep South. Demographics, conservatism, and racial polarization: Could America become Mississippi

Why an Allegation That Beyoncé Plagiarized Dance Moves Is Truly Unique (Analysis)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Eriq Gardner A Belgian choreographer is really bucking the trend by accusing the pop star of infringing a copyright to her choreography. How claims over choreography compare to ones made over music, film, and yes, maps. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music Beyonce

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Jersey Boys’ use of Ed Sullivan Clip is fair use

Gordon P. Firemark

This case, though straying a bit from current copyright jurisprudence, does seem to continue the trend toward requiring copyright owners to consider carefully before pursuing questionable claims. Jersey Boys’ use of Ed Sullivan Clip is fair use.