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Friday, 7 December 2018 8:17 am


NRA Agrees to Remove Chicago’s Bean-Shaped Sculpture from Promotional Video

Yesterday the Huffington Post reported that the National Rifle Association agreed to remove images of Chicago’s iconic bean-shaped sculpture “Cloud Gate” from a video advertisement after being sued by sculptor ANISH KAPOOR for copyright infringement.

Vineyard Vines Prevails in Trademark Infringement Suit on Whale Design

Yesterday Women’s Wear Daily reported that MARGARET JOSEPHS was found liable for infringing Vineyard Vines’s whale design by featuring it on clothing and accessories. The owner of Macbeth Collection and cast member of The Real Housewives of New Jersey was ordered to pay more than $1 million in damages.

Creator of Wild America Sues National Geographic for Copyright Infringement

Yesterday the Denver Post reported that wildlife television host MARTY STOUFFER sued National Geographic for copyright infringement, claiming that the organization’s television programs copy content from his program Wild America.