Professional Negligence in New York
January 31, 2019
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January 31, 2019
The New York State Bar Association's Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Journal published Edward Rosenthal and Barry Werbin's article “A Historical Retrospective on New York’s Right of Publicity Law: 115 Years of New York Court of Appeals Jurisprudence.” Originally published in Volume 29, Number 3 of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Journal (Fall/Winter 2018), a publication of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.
January 2, 2019
The Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel published Rick Kurnit's article "Entertainment Promotion Gets The Same First Amendment Protection As The Content Promoted" in their Fall 2018 magazine.
December 17, 2018
Law360 published Terri Seligman’s article “When Regulatory Standards And Truth In Advertising Collide” in their expert analysis section. The article summarizes recent decisions that highlight defendants who used their compliance with labeling regulations as a defense to false advertising claims. (Behind Paywall)
November 13, 2018
Law360 shared Terri Seligman’s article “If Editorial Content Includes Affiliate Links, Is It An Ad?” in their expert analysis section. The article, about a recent NAD decision involving BuzzFeed’s shopping guide, highlights the importance of distinguishing editorial content and advertising for compliance purposes. (Behind paywall)
September 25, 2018
Law360 published Terri Seligman’s article “LED Bulb Case Shines Light On FTC Enforcement.” The article summarizes a false advertising case brought by the FTC against Lights of America arising from the company’s claims about the life expectancy of its bulbs. (Behind paywall)
September 13, 2018
The Jerome Robbins Foundation newsletter features Kimberly M. Maynard’s article “The Business of Show – Put a [Trade]Mark Where Your Dance Is.” The article summarizes trademark use and discusses the benefits to dance professionals of having a trademark.
August 23, 2018
The Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution (CJCR) published an article, Ms. Hsieh wrote, Unlock the Music: Replacing Compulsory Licenses with Free Market Negotiation.
August 6, 2018
Gamasutra published a chapter from Gregory Boyd, Sean Kane and Brian Pyne's new book -- "Video Game Law: Everything You Need to Know about Legal and Business Issues in the Game Industry." The book serves as a resource for videogame entrepreneurs breaking in to the field and also for seasoned interactive entertainment executives. Gamasutra published the chapter on negotiation tactics.
August 3, 2018
The European Leagues legal newsletter published Christopher R. Chase’s article “How Major League Soccer’s Transfer and Acquisition Rules Affect its Standing in the International Transfer Market…to its Detriment.” Mr. Chase discusses how the Major League Soccer’s transfer rules differ from FIFA’s Rules on the Status and Transfer of Players (which are used in Europe).
August 3, 2018
July 25, 2018
Dorna Mohaghegh's article “Applications of Blockchain Technology to Trademark Protection, Enforcement, and Practice” was posted on the INTA Bulletin. Dorna co-wrote the piece with other members of the International Trademark Association’s Emerging Issues-New Emerging Issues Subcommittee.
July 16, 2018
Gregory Boyd, Sean Kane and Brian Pyne wrote Video Game Law: Everything You Need To Know About Legal and Business Issues in the Game Industry, published by Taylor & Francis/CRC Press. The book is available for pre-order on Amazon and ships August 7, 2018. It serves as a comprehensive resource not only for videogame entrepreneurs breaking in to the field, but also for seasoned interactive entertainment executives.
June 19, 2018
Amelia Brankov contributed the New York chapter of Getting the Deal Through, a Law Business Research book analyzing the laws and policies governing the buying and selling of fine art. Amelia’s comprehensive chapter addresses a full range of art law legal issues, including sales agreements, chain of title, warranties, due diligence, tax, intellectual property, issues arising from stolen art, and much more.
May 17, 2018
The Cyber Security Law Report published Tanya Forsheit’s article “The GDPR’s Data Subject Rights and Why They Matter” which discusses the General Data Protection Regulation rights in Europe and the United States. (Behind paywall)
April 16, 2018
April 6, 2018
The New York State Bar Association Journal published Ronald Minkoff and Tyler Maulsby’s article “Legal Referral Services: New Technology, New Ethics Guidelines.” The article covers online lawyer referral services and the rules lawyers must abide by while using these services. (Reprinted with permission from: New York State Bar Association Journal, March/April 2018, Vol. 90, No. 3, published by the New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207.)
April 5, 2018
Law Journal Newsletters' Entertainment Law & Finance ©2018 ALM LLC published Thomas D. Selz and Bernard C. Topper Jr.’s article "New Federal Tax Act Gives New Life, and Twists, To Treatment of Film, TV and Stage Productions."
March 6, 2018
February 27, 2018
ABA Journal online has added Frankfurt Kurnit's advertising law blog to their Blawg directory.
February 20, 2018
Daniel M. Goldberg contributed to The Media Law Resource Center’s new report, “Drones: Regulations and Practices.” This report summarizes the FAA’s new drone usage rules “for non-hobby and non-recreational purposes,” which includes the use of drones by members of the media.
February 15, 2018
January 16, 2018
January 12, 2018
The New York State Bar Journal published Lisa E. Davis’ article “The Lawyer’s Oath and the Rule of Law”. The article focuses on the role of attorneys in defending the rule of law and individual constitutional rights in the current political climate.
January 9, 2018
The Association of Corporate Counsel published Tanya Forsheit, S. Gregory Boyd, and Daniel Goldberg’s alert, Privacy Shield: Year One Updates You Need To Know, in the Focus on the New York City Chapter – Winter 2017 Newsletter.
December 26, 2017
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