SoCal IP Institute :: August 26, 2013 :: Common Law Rights of Publicity and Machine Readable Storage Medium

Our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, August 26, 2013 will be a discussion of a recent Central District of California decision regarding common law rights of publicity and a precedential case involving the patentability of “machine readable storage medium.” Brief synopses of the cases appear below.

Hebrew University of Jerusalem v. General Motors, Case […]

SoCal IP Institute :: November 14, 2011 :: Right of Publicity and Trademarks in Images

We will be discussing one right of publicity case and one trademark case in our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, November 14, 2011. Brief synopses are presented below.

Dillinger, LLC v. Electronic Arts Inc., Case No. 1:09-01236-JMS-DKL (S.D. Ind. June 15, 2011) (attached).  Dillinger, LLC filed a complaint against EA for violation of John […]

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SoCal IP Institute :: September 12, 2011 :: Insurance Coverage for Intellectual Property Claims and Section 101 Patentable Subject Matter

Obviously, we didn’t meet on Labor Day. So, now we will be discussing one California appellate case involving the availability of insurance coverage for intellectual property claims and a Federal Circuit case discussing patentable subject matter. We will discuss these cases in our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, September 12, 2011. […]

SoCal IP Institute :: September 12, 2011 :: Insurance Coverage for Intellectual Property Claims and Section 101 Patentable Subject Matter

We will be discussing one California appellate case involving the availability of insurance coverage for intellectual property claims and a Federal Circuit case discussing patentable subject matter.  We will discuss these cases in our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, September 12, 2011.  Brief synopses are presented below.

Aroa Marketing, Inc. v. Hartford Ins. Co., […]