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Phone: +1 212-446-4989
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Overview News Events Publications
2/10/2017
Law360 | Press Mentions
Oracle Says Trial Judge 'Undermined' Google Copyright Case
Kirkland advises Oracle in an appeal aimed at reviving its $8.8 billion copyright lawsuit against Google.
10/12/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
IBM Sues Startup For Allegedly Stealing Software Code
Kirkland advises IBM in a lawsuit against Teraproc Inc., alleging federal copyright infringement and federal trade secrets misappropriation under the new Defend Trade Secrets Act, among others.
9/30/2016
Press Releases
Kirkland & Ellis Announces New Partners
9/2/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
Fox News Doubles Down Against TVEyes in Fair Use Case
Kirkland advises Fox News Network LLC in a lawsuit against TVEyes Inc.
8/2/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
Tattoo Co. Loses Some Damages Claims Over 'NBA 2K' Games
Kirkland advises 2K Games and Take-Two Interactive in a copyright infringement lawsuit brought by Solid Oak Sketches LLC.
7/19/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
Prof Urges 9th Circ. To Nix Ore. Immunity In Oracle IP Suit
Kirkland advises Oracle in its copyright infringement suit against Oregon over the state’s heath insurance exchange.
6/28/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
TVEyes’ Service Is Unfair To Broadcasters, 2nd Circ. Told
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
6/24/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
CNN Says TVEyes More Like Meltwater Than Google Books
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
6/22/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
Media Giants Press 2nd Circ. To Shutter TVEyes
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
6/17/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
Fox News Says TVEyes Is 'Nothing Like Google Books'
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
5/31/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
'NBA 2K' Makers Say Tattoo Co. Not Entitled To Damages
Kirkland advises Take-Two and 2K in an infringement matter.
5/26/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
SG Tells High Court It Backs Oracle In IP Row With Google
Kirkland advises Oracle Corp. in a copyright lawsuit against Google Inc.
5/13/2016
The Hollywood Reporter | Press Mentions
'NBA 2K' Videogame Maker Fights Lawsuit Over Copyrighted Tattoos
Kirkland advises Take-Two and 2K in a copyright infringement matter.
4/19/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
'NBA 2K' Makers Say In-Game Tattoos Predate IP Registration
Kirkland advises Take-Two and 2K in a copyright infringement matter.
2/12/2016
Law360 | Press Mentions
Oracle Urges Fed. Circ. To Toss Google's Java Copyright Win
Kirkland advises Oracle Corp. in a copyright lawsuit against Google Inc.
12/21/2015
Law360 | Press Mentions
ITC Judge Spells Out 'Close' Converse Trademark Win
Kirkland advises Converse in a copyright infringement matter before the ITC.
12/1/2015
Law360 | Press Mentions
Fox News, TVEyes Take Copyright Case To 2nd Circ.
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
11/11/2015
The Recorder | Press Mentions
Legal Department of the Year, Litigation: Oracle Corp.
Kirkland advises Oracle Corp. in a copyright lawsuit against Google Inc.
11/9/2015
Law360 | Press Mentions
TVEyes Judge Shuts Down Infringing Features
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
8/25/2015
Law360 | Press Mentions
TVEyes Downloads Aren't Fair Use, Judge Says
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
6/29/2015
Law360 | Press Mentions
High Court Won't Hear Google Appeal Over Oracle Copyrights
Kirkland advises Oracle Corp. in a copyright lawsuit against Google Inc.
5/26/2015
Law360 | Press Mentions
SG Tells High Court It Backs Oracle In IP Row With Google
Kirkland advises Oracle Corp. in a copyright lawsuit against Google Inc.
4/24/2015
ABA-IPL Law Student Action Group | Press Mentions
#IPLSpring CLE Review: A Year in Review of Significant Social Media Related Cases
Joshua Simmons moderated a panel regarding the law and social media.
10/29/2014
Comic Book Legal Defense Fund | Press Mentions
UK Prosecution Spotlights Dangers For Manga Readers
Joshua Simmons is quoted regarding a possession lawsuit in the United Kingdom.
9/23/2014
Law360 | Press Mentions
Bath & Body, Summit Put A Stake In $300M 'Twilight' IP Row
Kirkland advises Bath & Body Works in a trademark lawsuit against Summit Entertainment.
7/30/2013
Law360 | Press Mentions
Fox News Hits TVEyes With Suit Over Copied Content
Kirkland advises Fox News in a copyright dispute against TVEyes.
4/10/2013
Law360 | Press Mentions
‘Spider-Man’ Producers End Copyright Battle With Taymor
Kirkland advises 8 Legged Productions in a lawsuit against director Julie Taymor.
2/20/2013
Law360 | Press Mentions
Oracle Court's Java Ruling Will Hurt Innovation: Microsoft
Kirkland advises Oracle Corp. in a copyright lawsuit against Google Inc.
11/14/2012
Law360 | Press Mentions
2nd Circ. Affirms Toss Of 'Modern Family' Idea Theft Suit
Kirkland advises Fox Entertainment Group, Inc. in a copyright lawsuit related to the television series “Modern Family.”
3/22/2012
New York Post | Press Mentions
Comic Books, Not Law Books
Kirkland advises 8 Legged Productions in a lawsuit against director Julie Taymor.
3/22/2012
The Hollywood Reporter | Press Mentions
Julie Taymor, 'Spider-Man' Producers File Dueling Motions to Dismiss Lawsuits
Kirkland advises 8 Legged Productions in a lawsuit against director Julie Taymor.
1/17/2012
Law360 | Press Mentions
'Spider-Man' Producers Strike Back At Ex-Director Taymor
Kirkland advises 8 Legged Productions in a lawsuit against director Julie Taymor.
7/18/2011
Law360 | Press Mentions
'Modern Family' Didn't Rip Off Writer's Pilot: Judge
Kirkland advises Fox Entertainment Group, Inc. in a copyright lawsuit related to the television series “Modern Family.”
5/2/2011
Technology & Marketing Law Blog | Press Mentions
California’s Reader Privacy Act: A First Step in a New Direction (Guest Blog Post)
Joshua Simmons' article "Buying You: The Government's Use of Fourth-Parties to Launder Data about 'The People'" is referenced.
3/14/2011
Entertainment & Media Law Signal | Press Mentions
Comics and Copyright
Joshua Simmons' article “Catwoman or the Kingpin: Potential Reasons Comic Book Publishers Do Not Enforce Their Copyrights Against Comic Book Infringer” is referenced.
3/14/2011
Comic Book Legal Defense Fund | Press Mentions
Supreme Court to Hear Case on Copyright vs. the First Amendment
Joshua Simmons comments on the recent decision in Golan v. Holder, a case that could redefine the relationship between copyright and the First Amendment.
1/25/2010
BoingBoing | Press Mentions
US gov't data-laundering: using corporate databases to get around privacy law
Joshua Simmons' article "Buying You: The Government's Use of Fourth-Parties to Launder Data about 'The People'" is referenced.
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