Too Busy to Brag®
As Of Counsel to the Dramatists Legal Defense Fund (the “DLDF”), I have the pleasure of helping dramatists in need of legal help. The DLDF will try to pair dramatists with pro bono or “low bono” counsel if (1) the dramatist is “indigent” under pertinent definitions, or (2) the subject dispute is a policy issue, … Continue reading Too Busy to Brag®
Lights! Camera! Fashion Design!
In 1929, fashion company Cheney Bros. sued Doris Silk Corp. Why? Cheney Bros. would develop about a dozen textile designs per season. Doris Silk Corp would wait to see which of those designs were most popular, then simply copy those, foregoing the cost of development, including payment to any original, creative fashion designer. A copyright … Continue reading Lights! Camera! Fashion Design!