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Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation

Recorded on: Mar. 2, 2017
Running Time: 01:33:56

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Taken from the Web Program Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2017 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film recorded March, 2017 in New York.

Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation [01:33:56]

Sports Law:  The Use of Athletes' Images and the Right of Publicity 

  • The unclear state of the law
  • The tests courts have used to determine liability
  • The balancing between First Amendment rights and wrongful exploitation
  • Rights of publicity in a professional sports context
  • Rights of publicity in an amateur sports context
  • The dated U.S. Supreme Court right of publicity jurisprudence
  • Pending sports cases likely to set the course of the law in this area
  • Public policy issues
  • Considerations in licensing the right of publicity
  • Elizabeth A. McNamara, Lateef Mtima

Current Developments in Mobile, Cloud and Digital/Internet Entertainment

  • Litigation over pre-1972 sound recordings
  • DMCA, CDA and other safe harbors and exemptions for internet and mobile service providers
  • Data privacy and security breach litigation impacting the entertainment industry
  • Children and the use of mobile devices
  • Mobile marketing/TCPA liability risks
  • The hottest cases that litigators and transactional lawyers need to know about

Ian C. Ballon

 
The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Publicity Rights and the First Amendment: Balancing Athletes and Other Celebrity Interests
    Lateef Mtima
  • Copyright Fair Use, Excerpted from Chapter 4 (Copyright Protection in Cyberspace) of E-Commerce and Internet Law
    Ian C. Ballon
  • DMCA Safe Harbors: An Analysis of the Statute and Case Law, Excerpted from Chapter 4 (Copyright Protection in Cyberspace) of E-Commerce and Internet Law
    Ian C. Ballon
  • Defending Data Privacy Class Action Litigation, Excerpted from Chapter 26 (Data Privacy) of E-Commerce and Internet Law
    Ian C. Ballon
  • Defending Security-Breach Class Action Litigation, Excerpted from Chapter 27 (Internet, Network and Data Security) of E-Commerce and Internet Law
    Ian C. Ballon
  • Secondary Trademark Infringement in Internet, Media and Mobile Cases, Excerpted from Chapter 6 (Trademark, Service Mark, Trade Name and Trade Dress Protection in Cyberspace) of E-Commerce and Internet Law
    Ian C. Ballon

Presentation Material

  • Internet, Mobile and Digital Law 2017
    Ian C. Ballon
  • SPORTS LAW: The Use of Athletes’ Images and the Right of Publicity
    Elizabeth A. McNamara
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Ian C Ballon ~ Co-Chair, Global IP & Technology Practice Group, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Elizabeth A McNamara ~ Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Lateef Mtima ~ Professor of Law, Howard University School of Law; Director, Institute for Intellectual Property and Social Justice
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