Entertainment Law Intellectual Property Litigation

Penalty Provisions in Reality TV Contracts – Fair or Unenforceable?

In 1968, visionary pop artist Andy Warhol proclaimed in a catalog promoting an art show of his in Sweden that “In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes.” Reality TV has certainly proven the truth of his claim. Having worked with individuals and production companies in the reality TV field, one of the […]

General Intellectual Property Litigation

“The Bachelor” Producers File Lawsuit to Silence Blogger “Reality Steve”

In a move that may be an example of cutting one’s nose off to spite one’s face, the producers of the immensely popular dating elimination show “The Bachelor” have filed a Federal lawsuit in an attempt to shut down “,” the website of Steve Carbone. For years, “Reality Steve” has written about all of the […]