Tag Archives: IP Law

Heirs of Evel Knievel Clearly Do Not Have a Friend in Disney



Heirs of Evel Knievel Clearly Do Not Have a Friend in DisneyIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss a dispute between the heirs of Evel Knievel and Disney, over claims of similarities between the late daredevil and the “Toy Story 4” character Duke Caboom.

Watch this episode on the Weintraub YouTube channel, here.


Hermès Attempts to Bag Digital Creator Selling MetaBirkin NFTs



Hermes Attempts to Bag Digital Creator Selling MetaBirkin NFTsIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss a Trademark dispute between luxury retailer Hermès and a digital artist over his creation of Birkin Bag NFTs.

Watch this episode on the Weintraub YouTube channel, here.

 


Nike Tries to Stomp Out StockX’s Attempt to Sell NFTs of Nike Sneakers



Nike Tries to Stomp Out StockX's Attempt to Sell NFTs of Nike SneakersIn this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss Nike’s attempt to stop StockX from selling NFT’s of Nike sneakers.

Watch this episode on the Weintraub YouTube channel, here.


If a Photograph is Infringed But No One Sees it, is it Still Infringement?



In this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss a photographer’s copyright infringement lawsuit against a travel website that stored his image on a webpage where it’s unlikely to be viewed by the public.

Watch this episode on the Weintraub Youtube channel, here.


More NFT Confusion: Art Collector Files Lawsuit to Establish Right to Turn Painting into NFT



In this episode of The Briefing by the IP Law BlogScott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss an art collector’s attempt to turn a painting that was purchased into a series of NFTs, and the artist’s estate’s effort to stop it. Continue reading More NFT Confusion: Art Collector Files Lawsuit to Establish Right to Turn Painting into NFT