Items tagged "Litigation"
Cosplay Goes to the Supreme CourtJanuary 19, 2016 Copyright , Copyright Reform , Copyright Week , Fashion Copyright , Litigation
Yes, you read that right: the Supreme Court of the United States may get to decide the legal status of all those Jedi robes you’ve got squirreled away. The Supreme Court is considering a case that will set the standard for when clothing and costume designs can be covered by copyright—and when people who mimic them (such as costumers) can be sued for potentially enormous damages.Read More
“Stay With Me”: ISPs Head to Court to Fight New Net Neutrality RulesMay 26, 2015 FCC , Litigation , Net Neutrality , Open Internet , Title II
It’s been almost three months since the FCC issued its order reclassifying Internet Service Providers as Title II telecommunications carriers and establishing strong net neutrality rules. No one was surprised when the ISPs cried foul and sued to overturn the ruling.Read More