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Monday Morning JETLawg

On September 27, 2010 By JETLaw

In the news…

Hallmark settles lawsuit with Paris Hilton for “That’s Hot” greeting card the celebrity claimed infringed her trademarked catch phrase and publicity rights.

District court rules films Disturbia and Rear Window not substantially similar, and grants summary judgment for Speilberg in copyright infringement suit.

Supreme Court requests response from [...]

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On the field, the Texas Rangers seem to be clicking on all cylinders. They sit atop the American League West and look to make the playoffs for the first time since 1999. But off the field, the franchise can’t manage to stay in the black. Owner Tom Hicks has been trying to sell the [...]

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With speculation swirling regarding its future, the Phoenix Coyotes, a National Hockey League (NHL) franchise, have ended up in bankruptcy. For months the team has been battling the league for approval on a proposed sale. Like any seller, Jerry Moyes, the Coyotes’ current owner, wants to sell the team to the highest bidder. [...]

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