DG Esq’s Monthly Recap 02/01/16 – Stories Relating to IP and Entertainment Law

Welcome to our monthly recap of stories relating to intellectual property (including copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, etc.) and entertainment law – art, animation, television, film, digital games, etc. This month’s stories cover many issues including: Viacom sues owner of “Krusty Krab” restaurant; new book for kids in entertainment; Hollywood docket; Amazon & Netflix are Sundance’s top buyers; The Song Machine; book review of Blockbusters; the rise of AI lawyers; Legal Bits & Business Bytes lunch-n-learns; Oscar-nominated shorts; inspiration for 2016; and more.

These are some of the articles, reports, posts, etc. that caught our attention this month. We originally send them out through our twitter account @dg_iplaw, so follow us to get them as we find them. But many of them are such great resources we don’t want you to miss them, so we’ve decided to put them as a weekly recap. The links will take you to their original sources, whether Mashable, Lexology, New York Times, ArtNews, and/or others. Enjoy and let us know some of the stories you’ve found interesting this week. Just share in the comments below. Have a great week!

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