U.S. Supreme Court Takes on Fashion, Product Design Protection

U.S. Supreme Court Takes on Fashion, Product Design Protection

  One clothing brand starts a popular trend with color block tops or zig-zag stripes; suddenly every store has multiple brands showing similar design features. A company introduces a product that becomes popular and then several other companies or house brand versions are selling something comparable. If a song or book can be copyright protected, can […]

‘Pixels’ Banned Its Own Trailer

‘Pixels’ Banned Its Own Trailer

The internet has expanded in ways that the Recording Industry Association of America, Motion Picture Association of America, and the Digital Millenium Copyright Act never wanted. People all over the globe can find music, books, movies and television shows on the web for free while producers are trying to gain a large profit from audiences […]

Taylor Swift Called a Hypocrite After Being Hailed for Rant Against Apple

Taylor Swift Called a Hypocrite After Being Hailed for Rant Against Apple

Pop star Taylor Swift has been called a hypocrite just days after she was hailed by artists across the world for her rant against Apple Inc. She had recently sent an open letter to Apple criticizing the company’s policy for payments made to artists. The 25-year-old pop icon had demanded that the technology giant pay […]