Advertising News & Analysis - April 17, 2014

In this issue:

- Ortiz/Obama Selfie Exposes Social Media's Blurred Lines

- DMCA Takedown? Not Without a Registration

- Let It Go: A Tale of Assets Unfrozen

- Upcoming Events

- Excerpt from Let It Go: A Tale of Assets Unfrozen:

In some cases of alleged serious misconduct by marketers, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will secure a temporary restraining order (TRO) against a company, and sometimes the company's principals, which freezes assets to preserve them for consumer redress. Venable partners Amy Ralph Mudge and Randal M. Shaheen write about just such a case in a recent post to Venable's advertising law blog.

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Topics:  Amazon, Barack Obama, Copyright, Counterfeiting, DMCA, FTC, Marketing, Samsung, Social Media, TRO

Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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