McDonald's lost its tradeMc battle with Supermac's in EUIPO court, which denied the chain the exclusive use of the prefix "Mc."
- Justice Alito has unrecused himself, which he has previously done nine times, in the ongoing Oracle copyright case.
- The Supreme Court has two copyright cases on their January argument calendar. One will try to resolve when registration of a copyright claim has "been made."
Are tattoos copies? And if so, should a copy on a human body be excluded from protection under the Copyright Act?
United Airlines has won a copyright and trademark infringement suit against Untied.com, a website cataloging complaints against the company from the past 20 years.
Any copyright holder can submit a DMCA takedown notice to Google. How many were submitted in the past 12 months? Over a billion.