Monthly Archives: January 2014

Jimi Hendrix Estate Decision Casts Shadow on Indiana’s Right of Publicity Law

A famous person’s right to make money from his or her own fame is called the right of publicity. It is a slippery kind of intellectual property that varies from state to state. When efforts were made to require licenses … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Can the Law be Copyrighted?

More than a decade ago I was startled to learn that question was being debated in a federal court in Texas. It was basically settled by the Supreme Court early in the Nineteenth Century, but here it was again.  The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment