Lawsuit Over Monkey's Selfie Rights Gets SettledAttorneys announced a settlement Monday in a lawsuit over who owns the copyright to selfie photographs taken by a monkey, before a federal appeals court could answer the novel legal question.
Beyonce Faces $20M Copyright Suit From YouTube Star's EstateThe estate of a late New Orleans YouTube star has filed a $20 million copyright infringement lawsuit against Beyonce over the use of his voice in her song "Formation."
Twitter Suspends Desdspin, SB Nation Over NFL Copyright Complaints Twitter accounts for websites Deadspin and SB Nation were suspended by the social media platform Monday night after the NFL filed notices related to their use of copyrighted video highlights.
"Happy Birthday" Freed From Copyright ClaimsIn a gift to many musicians, movie-makers and other content-creators, a federal judge has found that the song "Happy Birthday To You" is entirely in the public domain.
Hollywood Movie Studio Files Lawsuit Over Fort Worth Sports BarColumbia Pictures Industries, Inc. and Sony Pictures Consumer Products Inc. have filed a federal lawsuit against Rick's Cabaret International, Inc., owners of the Ricky Bobby Sports Saloon in Fort Worth.
Marvin Gaye's Kids Sue Over "Blurred Lines"Two of Marvin Gaye's children sued Robin Thicke and his collaborators on the hit song "Blurred Lines" on Wednesday, accusing them of copyright infringement and alleging music company EMI failed to protect their father's legacy.
Dallas Store Owner Sentenced For Bootleg DVDsA record store owner was sentenced to serve 42 months in prison for copying and selling DVD movies at his shop. Victor Karl Shelby owned In Tha Game Records in Dallas.
The New Problem With PinterestPinterest is the third most popular social media site behind Facebook and Twitter, encouraging users to share "beautiful things." But could you get in trouble with each pin?
Opinion: Romney's China Attacks On Obama Show Breathtaking HypocrisyRomney looks to come back from 47% don't pay taxes remarks and attacks on China trade. But Romney has so many vulnerabilities on China it is hard to understand why he would pick this issue.