September 2006
Volume 28 Number 4


Recent Cases  

Screenwriter Jeff Grosso loses implied contract case against Miramax  

 

Stage director Marion Caffey is awarded $34,000 for unlicensed performances of "Three Mo' Tenors" by show's own tenors

 

Disney movie "Up, Up and Away" did not infringe "Earth Protector" trademark

Paramount's 1970 movie "A Man Called Horse" did not defame Native American

 

Appeals court reinstates defamation claim filed against Boston Magazine by teenager whose photograph accompanied article on teen sexuality

 

Radio station didn't cause death of woman during promotional event involving Britney Spears impersonator

 

Pittsburgh taxpayer doesn't have standing to challenge Steeler's stadium deal

 

Basketball coach Nolan Richardson wasn’t fired by University of Arkansas on account of his race, appeals court affirms

 

Major League Baseball did not discriminate against retired Caucasian players

 

Departments

 

Entertainment Lawyer News

- Steven Metalitz and Eric Schwartz join Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp

- Fred Bernstein joins Proskauer Rose

- Gary Gans joins Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp

- Beverly Frank joins Proskauer Rose

 

In the Law Reviews

 

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