Michael May has sued Miley Cyrus for allegedly copying his lyrics in “We Run Things” in the 2013 hit “We Can’t Stop.” How does this relate to other recent copyright infringement cases? Can he stop Miley Cyrus? … More Michael May, a Jamaican Songwriter, Thinks He ‘Can Stop’ Miley Cyrus from Ripping Off Original Content for her Hit Song, “We Can’t Stop”
In October of 2017, reports released that world-renowned film producer, Harvey Weinstein commit various acts of sexual misconduct. Is he the first? How can this go unnoticed in the entertainment industry? … More How Sexual Assault by Men in Entertainment Goes Unreported
After many years, the copyright controversy concerning “Blurred Lines” has come to an end. How did the Ninth Circuit rule in whether Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams infringed on Marvin Gaye’s copyright? … More “Blurred Lines” Copied “Got to Give It Up,” Ninth Circuit Affirms
In March of 2018, Frances McDormand left America wondering what an “inclusion rider” is. What is an inclusion rider? Is it necessary in the entertainment industry? Is it possible to include in contracts? … More What’s the Law on What Ya Can and Can’t Say in an Inclusion Rider?
Recently, Congress passed the Save America’s Pastime Act, which has a significant impact on minor league baseball players. What is this impact? What are minor league players’ options now? … More Minor League Baseball Strikeouts on Fair Pay
Disney has sued Rexbox for copyright infringement and breach of contract. What is this case about? What has been happening in the current proceedings? … More Preliminary Injunction Denied in Disney’s Copyright Infringement Suit Against Redbox
Michigan State’s mishandling of Larry Nassar has been tremendous. This post details all of the legal trouble the university is facing as a result of its failure to take action. … More Michigan State’s Fallout from Its Failures in the Larry Nassar Scandal
Former NFL Network stylist Jami Cantor filed a complaint against NFL Enterprises for sexual misconduct by employees. What is the complaint about? What has happened since its filing? How will it continue to play out? … More Cantor Lawsuit Against NFL Network Ongoing