Intellectual Property Law Blog

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Mastercard Files Patent for Privacy Coins

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Method for Anonymization of Transactions
A patent filed by credit card company, Mastercard, is aimed at protecting a method for anonymization of electronic transactions via blockchain.  […]

Costume Designer Sues NBA Star for Ghost Face® Mask Copyright and Trademark Infringement

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The intersection of the NBA and Copyright law was put in the spotlight on November 20, 2018, when costume creation and design company Easter Unlimited […]

TikTok App Navigating Copyright Laws

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Is the infringement clock ticking on this new app? Or have they changed the game on memes?
Avoiding copyright infringement sometimes seems difficult with short-form video […]

How ICANN is Complying with the GDPR

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European Privacy Regulation Results in Changes to ICANN Policies 

The 2018 passage of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) created stricter regulations for companies to meet […]

Etsy Lawsuit Involving Beer Eye Chart

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Fan Art Increasingly Popular in Online Marketplaces
With the advent of the Internet, the presence of E-Commerce has begun to dominate marketplaces both domestically and abroad.  […]

Biometric Data Laws Come into Play

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In today’s age of mobile devices and ever-present Internet connectivity, consumers have witnessed the rise of the use of biometric data in lieu of passwords […]

Why Did the Girl Scouts Sue the Boy Scouts? Scouts BSA

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The times are ever evolving and with it, so are the Boy Scouts of America. After over a century in existence, they’ve decided to open […]

Music Publishers Target PokerNews Podcast For Copyright Infringement

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Even as Congress works to pass new legislation that would address digital music licensing and streaming, record labels and music publishers are still filing mass […]

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Series Leads to Netflix Suit for Trademark and Copyright Infringement

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Netflix made waves in the intellectual property news this month but not for its usual reasons.  Instead of more news about Netflix’s recent licensing deals […]

Proposed Australian Privacy Bill Raises Privacy Concerns

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While the United States continues to struggle to pass any type of overarching and complete data privacy regulation or legislation, U.S. companies have often had […]

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