Entertainment Media and the Law

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Entertainment  Media  and the Law

The fifth edition of Entertainment, Media & the Law updates this comprehensive entertainment law casebook. New and cutting-edge issues and cases are addressed, including: Brown v. Entertainment Merchants (First Amendment protection for violent video games) O'Bannon v. National Collegiate Athletic Assn. (right of publicity/antitrust claims by former college athletes) American Broadcasting Cos. v. Aereo (copyright protection for television programming on the Internet) Copeland v. Bieber (copyright infringement claim involving songs) Cartoon Network, LP v. CSC Holdings, Inc. (copyright claims involving DVR systems) Pro-Football, Inc. v. Blackhorse (the latest ruling in the Washington Redskins trademark dispute) Beastie Boys v. Monster Energy (intellectual property claims related to promotional video for energy drink) Pandora Media, Inc. v. ASCAP (copyright claims related to music streaming) United States v. Apple, Inc. (ebook antitrust litigation) Laumann v. National Hockey League (antitrust claims involving television "blackouts" of live professional sports games) Verizon v. Federal Communications Commission ("net neutrality") National Cable & Telecommunications Assn. v. Brand X Internet Services (Internet regulation) Coauthors Paul Weiler (Harvard) and Gary Myers (University of Missouri) are joined by Will Berry (University of Mississippi) in writing and editing this new edition. The book continues the tradition of adding carefully edited recent case excerpts with many new questions related to the challenges that traditional entertainment law doctrines face with changes in technology and audience viewing habits.

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Entertainment, Media, and the Law
Language: en
Pages: 1395
Authors: Paul C. Weiler, William Berry III
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-01 - Publisher: West Academic Publishing

The fifth edition of Entertainment, Media & the Law updates this comprehensive entertainment law casebook. New and cutting-edge issues and cases are addressed, including: Brown v. Entertainment Merchants (First Amendment protection for violent video games) O'Bannon v. National Collegiate Athletic Assn. (right of publicity/antitrust claims by former college athletes) American
Entertainment, Media, and the Law
Language: en
Pages: 1072
Authors: Paul C. Weiler, Gary Myers
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: West Academic

The fourth edition of this popular casebook reflects many new developments in the rapidly changing entertainment industry, both from a legal and practical perspective. More than half of the book consists of an updated textual discussion of the evolution and current state of the entertainment industry, along with key cases
Entertainment, Media, and the Law
Language: en
Pages: 1092
Authors: Paul C. Weiler
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: St. Paul, MN : West Group

Entertainment, media and the law : text, cases, problems.
Media and Entertainment Law
Language: en
Pages: 680
Authors: Ursula Smartt
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-07 - Publisher:

"The fourth edition of Media and Entertainment Law has been fully updated, analysing some of the most recent judgments in media law from across the United Kingdom, such as: Cliff Richard v the BBC, Max Schrems v Facebook and the Irish Information Commissioner, developments on the 'right to be forgotten'
Media and Entertainment Law
Language: en
Pages: 625
Authors: Ursula Smartt
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-19 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Media and Entertainment Law presents a contemporary analysis of the law relating to the media and entertainment industry both in terms of its practical application and its theoretical framework. Looking at key aspects such as TV and radio broadcasting, the print press, the music industry, online news and entertainment and