DG Esq’s Monthly Recap 10/01/15 – Stories Relating to IP and Entertainment Law

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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: filmmaker’s pitch; PETA over monkey’s selfie copyright suit; Sean Penn seeks $10M; e-book sales slip; defamation in government social media; do you own your own work; controversial TV episodes postponed or banned; Doobie Bros. suit; 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, 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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