Copyright

Phillie Phanatic
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Mike DeNardo
August 02, 2019 - 5:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — So, who actually owns the Phillie Phanatic? The Phils went to court Friday to keep their lucrative copyright to the furry green mascot. A 1984 agreement with mascot co-designer Harrison/Erickson, Inc. says the Phillies own the copyright to the Phillie Phanatic "...
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Hawaii lawmakers are considering adopting a resolution calling for the creation of legal protections for Native Hawaiian cultural intellectual property.
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April 18, 2019 - 6:30 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Last year, much of Hawaii was shocked to learn a Chicago restaurant chain owner had trademarked the name "Aloha Poke" and wrote to cubed fish shops around the country demanding that they stop using the Hawaiian language moniker for their own eateries. The cease-and-desist letters...
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Dreamstime
December 21, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — How do you stop gang violence? Not by taking their pistols, but by taking their patches. The Mongols Nation is a California gang of motorcycle-riding nogoodniks — at least that's what it says on their business cards. They...
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Dreamstime
December 14, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. Copyright Office just granted you a right that sounds like no fun at all: the right to repair. From telephones to tractors, many manufacturers have rules that say unless you get your product fixed by an authorized...
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Dreamstime
November 29, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you and your buddies start a band or invent the best new product, what's the first thing you should do? Kevin Cadogan, a founder of the band Third Eye Blind, whose debut album went platinum, recently sued Stephan...
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