Of Interest

  • Shloss v. Estate of Joyce - Order on Fee Award

    Publication Date: 
    May 29, 2009
    Publication Type: 
    Litigation Brief

    The Court ordered the Estate to pay more than $326,000 in attorneys' fees. After initially appealing that decision to the Ninth Circuit, the Estate thought better of it and agreed to pay $240,000 in fees to resolve the matter once and for all.

  • Shadow Billionaire

    DHL Founder and billionaire Larry Hillblom seemed to have vanished into thin air when he failed to return from a routine flight in his vintage Seabee. After his disappearance a dark side of Larry emerged. Even before he was officially declared dead, bar girls throughout Asia came forward claiming to have children by Larry and seeking a piece of his vast fortune. SHADOW BILLIONAIRE unravels the secretive and scandalous life of this enigmatic and reclusive tycoon.

  • Golan v. Holder - District Court Order

    Publication Date: 
    April 3, 2009
    Publication Type: 
    Litigation Brief

    The Court upheld our challenge to the constitutionality of the URAA's restoration of copyrights in public domain works. The Court granted our summary judgment motion, holding the URAA violates the First Amendment insofar as it suppresses parties' rights to keep using works they exploited when those works were in the public domain.

  • Packets

    Author(s): 
    Lauren Gelman
    Publication Date: 
    March 11, 2009
    Publication Type: 
    Other Writing

    Packets is production of the Stanford Center for Internet & Society (CIS). It is written by members of the Stanford Law and Technology Association (SLATA), and edited by CIS staff, fellows and volunteer attorneys. Our purpose is to provide the legal community with a concise description of recently decided cyberlaw-related cases, and where possible, to point to the original decisions.

     

  • Fairey v. The Associated Press - Complaint

    Author(s): 
    Anthony Falzone
    Julie Ahrens
    Publication Date: 
    February 9, 2009
    Publication Type: 
    Litigation Brief

    Complaint filed against the AP on behalf of artist Shepard Fairey.

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