Intellectual Property Litigation

TV Anchor to Hasbro: “Don’t Name Your Toy After Me!”

From the What-Were-They-Thinking Department comes this story that noted Fox News Channel anchor Harris Faulkner has filed a federal lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of New Jersey against toy giant Hasbro, Inc. over one of its Littlest Pet Shop toy’s that bears her name. For some reason, Hasbro thought it was […]

Constitutional Law Criminal Law Intellectual Property Litigation

Government Needs Only Subpoena Not Warrant To Get Twitter Feeds

Just this morning, a client asked me a question: Can his potential adversary use deleted, private Facebook messages between them as evidence in the breach of contract case he was thinking about bringing in court? (Of course if the adversary had not also deleted them, he could just introduce them that way, but the client […]