Erin Hennessy

Erin Hennessy

Bracewell & Giuliani LLP

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Supreme Court Grants Cert on Trademark "Tacking"

Last week, the Supreme Court of the United States granted a writ of certiorari in Hana Financial, Inc. v Hana Bank. The issue presented is whether trademark "tacking" is an issue of fact for a jury or an issue of law for the...more

7/1/2014 - Certiorari Hana Bank Hana Financial Infringement SCOTUS Standard of Review Tacking Trademark Litigation Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Trademarks

Supreme Court Effectively Shuts Down Aereo's Television Streaming Service

The Supreme Court of the United States announced an important copyright decision last Wednesday in American Broadcasting Cos. v. Aereo, Inc. (573 U.S. ____ (2014)). The 6-3 decision by Justice Breyer reversing the United...more

7/1/2014 - ABC ABC v Aereo Broadcasting Copyright Copyright Infringement Public Performance Rights SCOTUS The Copyright Act

Copyright Co-Authorship: Be Prepared to Weather the Storms

The recent Third Circuit decision in Brownstein v. Lindsay, --- F.3d ----, 2014 WL 306240 (3rd Cir. Jan. 29, 2014) clarified important issues related to the statute of limitations for co-ownership claims, as well as to a...more

3/19/2014 - Co-Ownership Copyright Software Developers Statute of Limitations

Copyright Owners: Keep Your Eye on the Road

Copyright owners need to stay alert! If you have an infringement, ownership interest, or other claim to assert in a copyrighted work and fail to do so within the three year statute of limitations you risk being barred from...more

11/20/2013 - Copyright Copyright Infringement Enforcement

Fantastic .Voyage: The Launch of First 9 New gTLDs

The first nine new generic top-level domain name spaces (gTLDs) in English1 are expected to go live on or around October 29, 2013. These first nine domain spaces to join existing gTLDs like .com and .net are: .camera,...more

10/31/2013 - Brand gTLD Registration Trademark Clearinghouse Trademarks

Key Trademark Rights Protection Mechanism for New Top-Level Domains Opens March 26, 2013

The first of hundreds of new generic top-level domain name (gTLD) registries1 are expected to launch in the summer of 2013. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the NGO that regulates the domain...more

3/4/2013 - gTLD ICANN Trademark Clearinghouse Trademarks

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