Practice of Law
Generative AI: Biggest Threat to the Music Industry Since Napster?
As of late, generative AI systems have become the hottest musical artists, as they've raised legal questions related to copyright law. In April, such a system authored a song titled "Heart on My Sleeve," which featured voices exactly like those of Drake and The Weeknd. On multiple streaming…Read more about "Generative AI: Biggest Threat to the Music Industry Since Napster?"
T-Bell's Trademark Battle for 'Taco Tuesdays'
We've all been there: tired from the beginning of another work week, too exhausted to make dinner at home. What's more appealing than a tasty deal with some fun alliteration? "Taco Tuesday" has become a phrase familiar to all and a signifier of quick, easy, and cheap food that can…Read more about "T-Bell's Trademark Battle for 'Taco Tuesdays'"
Young Thug Trial Judge Hands out Homework
There's been a fun twist in the way judges are dealing with contempt of court, and it comes amidst a legal controversy surrounding the rap music scene in Atlanta: the criminal prosecution of the infamous artist, Jeffery Lamar Williams. "Who?" Okay, Williams is better known—maybe only known—by his stage name, Young Thug. The Racketeering Rapper Young Thug…Read more about "Young Thug Trial Judge Hands out Homework"
Court Rules Johnson & Johnson Can't Dodge Cancer Claims by Filing Bankruptcy
Johnson & Johnson has been a literal household name for decades, filling our cabinets with consumer goods, from medicines to soaps. For many of us, it's even more nostalgic, as the pharmaceutical giant has long been a leading maker of toiletries for infants. You may remember, in particular, J&J's iconic…Read more about "Court Rules Johnson & Johnson Can't Dodge Cancer Claims by Filing Bankruptcy"
Tips for Catching Deepfakes in Evidence
Many who create deepfakes just do it for fun, but manipulated videos and audio have made their way into litigation. So how do we keep fakes from being admitted as evidence. We've identified a few things to watch for when reviewing audio and video evidence that seems too good (or bad) to be true.Read more about "Tips for Catching Deepfakes in Evidence"
Law Firm Tests Whether It Can Sue Associate for 'Quiet Quitting'
"Quiet quitting" and "double dipping" with multiple full-time jobs are some of the newest buzzwords about the modern, remote workplace. Both of these issues may be affecting the legal industry, although it isn't clear to what extent. But for the first time in a legal filing,…Read more about "Law Firm Tests Whether It Can Sue Associate for 'Quiet Quitting'"
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