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HTMLFederal Appeals Court Rejects Payments To College Athletes
Scott D. Schneider; Fisher & Phillips LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 9, 2015, previously published on September 30, 2015
This morning, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the NCAA is subject to antitrust laws and that its payment rules are too restrictive in attempting to maintain amateurism. However, in what can only be deemed a victory for the NCAA, the court also ruled that antitrust law requires only that...


HTMLNCAA Play for Pay? Ninth Circuit Rules Antitrust Rule of Reason Does Not Require Payments for ‘Name, Image, or Likeness’
John Richard Carrigan; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 6, 2015, previously published on September 30, 2015
On September 30, 2015, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court’s ruling that the amateurism rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) violate federal antitrust laws. The Ninth Circuit panel considering the NCAA’s appeal rejected one dramatic change...


Adobe PDFForming Your Esports Organization
Timothy Heggem, Richard K. Zepfel; Payne & Fears LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
September 21, 2015, previously published on September 16, 2015
In 2014 over 27 million people watched the League of Legends World Championships on Twitch and ESPN3. This viewership exceeds that of Game 7 of the World Series or the NBA Finals games. Esports is exploding, and consequently, the number of esports organizations and the legal issues related to them...


HTML“Deflategate” in Context
McMahon Berger A Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
September 18, 2015, previously published on September 14, 2015
You probably already know the background, but you may have missed the details. To understand the recent decision by the federal court to overturn Brady’s suspension, the details are crucial. This case also presents the issues many employers encounter when attempting to discipline unionized...


HTMLThree Americans in Paris-a Tale of Heroism and Fashion
Alan Behr; Phillips Nizer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2015, previously published on September 1, 2015
Among all the words written about the three young Americans who charged and subdued a heavily armed terrorist aboard a high-speed train in France, preventing what could have been a massive loss of life, was the fact that each received the Legion of Honor, the highest decoration given by France,...


HTMLCommon Defenses Used in a Casino Premises Liability Lawsuit
Cooper Levenson P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 4, 2015, previously published on September 3, 2015
New Jersey casinos attract countless tourists every year. According to the State of New Jersey Casino Control Commission, in 2010, there were more than 1 million square feet of casino space across the state. That leaves a substantial amount of room for people to enjoy the gaming industry....


HTMLWhat Casino Owners Should Know About New Jersey Dram Shop Law
Cooper Levenson P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 3, 2015, previously published on September 1, 2015
When someone is injured as the result of a drunk person's negligence, the victim may choose to file a dram shop claim against the vendor that sold the alcohol. At Cooper Levenson Attorneys at Law, we know how New Jersey handles such claims and seek to help casino owners understand the laws.


HTMLClosing Time: Liquor License Considerations in Hospitality Transactions
Andrew J. Orosz, William S. Vanos; Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed Professional Association;
Legal Alert/Article
September 2, 2015, previously published on September 2, 2015
In today’s increasingly competitive hospitality market, the closing timeframe of sophisticated hospitality transactions has become a significant point of negotiation between sellers and purchasers. One factor that frequently drives the closing of transactions at properties where alcohol sales...


HTMLHow Can Plagiarism Be Defined? Brief Commentaries on Musical Works Infringement Lawsuits in Taiwan and the United States
Angela Wu, Angela wu; Lee Tsai Partners Attorneys-at-Law;
Legal Alert/Article
August 19, 2015, previously published by On March 10, 2015, the jury of the United States District Court for the Central District of California concluded that “Blurred Lines” ¿ a popular single authored by Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams in 2013 ¿ infringed the copyright of “Got To Give It Up,” a song published by Marvin Gaye in 1977, and that damages in the amount of US$7.3 million (equivalent to NT$220 million) should be paid.  Such astronomical damages were rare in the history of musical works infringement.
How Can Plagiarism Be Defined? Brief Commentaries on Musical Works Infringement Lawsuits in Taiwan and the United States


HTMLBorrowing Against Art Collections
Thomas N. Lawson; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 14, 2015, previously published on August 2015
Your art collection may not be as illiquid as you think. It is possible to raise cash by borrowing against works of art. Although some banks do not offer art-secured loans because of the inherent difficulties in valuing and authenticating art, as well as the moveable nature of works, other banks...


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