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HTMLPanoramic Stock Images, Ltd v. Mcgraw-Hill Global Education Loldings, LLC
Tal Dickstein, W. Allan Edmiston, David A. Grossman, Jonathan Neil Strauss, Jonathan Zavin; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 25, 2015, previously published on November 25, 2014
District court denies textbook publisher McGraw-Hill’s motion for summary judgment on its statute of limitations defense to stock photography agency’s copyright infringement claims, holding that “discovery rule” is still law of the Seventh Circuit even after Supreme Court...

 

HTMLMil-Spec Monkey, Inc. v. Activision Blizzard, Inc.
Tal Dickstein, W. Allan Edmiston, David A. Grossman, Jonathan Neil Strauss, Jonathan Zavin; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 25, 2015, previously published on November 24, 2014
District court grants summary judgment in favor of publisher of military-action video game Call of Duty: Ghosts on trademark infringement claims brought by military supply and outfitting company, finding that inclusion of plaintiff's trademarked "angry monkey" military patch in video game...

 

HTMLBeastie Boys v. Monster Energy Company
Tal Dickstein, W. Allan Edmiston, David A. Grossman, Jonathan Neil Strauss, Jonathan Zavin; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 25, 2015, previously published on December 4, 2014
Following jury verdict in favor of Beastie Boys on copyright infringement and Lanham Act claims, district court denies defendant Monster Energy Company’s motions for judgment as matter of law, for new trial, and for reduction in damages, finding that trial evidence supported jury’s...

 

HTMLFTC Recommends Privacy and Security Best Practices for the "Internet of Things"
Kenneth R. Florin, Ieuan Jolly, James D. Taylor; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on January 2015
The Federal Trade Commission released a staff report on the Internet of Things, recommending ways companies can minimize the data they collect, suggesting specific steps to increase security of connected devices, and providing examples of how companies can provide notice on devices that might not...

 

HTMLAnother Tax Court Reversal Before the Ninth Circuit
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
The Tax Court did not have a good quarter in the United States Court of Appeals. Estate of Natale B. Giustina v. Commissioner (9th Cir., December 1, 2014) represents another reversal of the Tax Court, this time by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. As in the Elkins case, the Ninth Circuit reversed...

 

HTMLIRS Chief Counsel Advice: S Corporation’s “Accumulated Adjustments Account” Does Not Survive Termination and Subsequent Re-Election of Subchapter S Status
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
The shareholders of a corporation that has elected to be treated as an S corporation are taxed each year on the corporation’s taxable income. In general, the corporation itself does not pay income taxes. A shareholder who pays tax on an amount of income but does not receive a distribution...

 

HTMLTax Planning Strategies to Consider Before the End of the Year
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
Taxpayers should consider a variety of tax planning steps before the end of the year, including evaluating whether to make any $14,000 annual exclusion gifts. The exclusion applies to both gift tax and generation-skipping transfer tax, making it particularly valuable for gifts to grandchildren....

 

HTMLCase Update: The Sale of Stock Triggers Both Capital Gain and Ordinary Income
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
In Brinkley (TC Memo 2014-227), an October 2014 U.S. Tax Court case, the taxpayer was the founder of a company called Zave Networks (Zave). He originally held 9.8 percent of the company’s stock but this was diluted over time by various rounds of venture capital funding. On multiple occasions,...

 

HTMLCase Update: Court Finds that Taxpayer Who Sold a Contract Right to Purchase Land Realized Capital Gain Income
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
Only a taxpayer selling a “capital asset” may realize capital gain income on the sale of property and benefit from the lower tax rate that applies to this income. Also, the taxpayer must have held the capital asset for more than one year. Only property or a property right can be treated...

 

HTMLFifth Circuit Reverses Tax Court on Amount of Discount Allowed in Determining Estate Tax Value of Works of Art
Thomas N. Lawson, Alan J. Tarr; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 29, 2015, previously published on December 2014
We previously reported on the Tax Court case Elkins v. Commissioner (March 11, 2013) (Vol. 8, No. 2, May 2013). At issue was the value, for estate tax purposes, of 64 pieces of art owned by the decedent taxpayer. At his death, the decedent held fractional interests in the art, with the balance held...

 


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