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The Government’s Review of the Copyright Act and the Copyright Board – What’s at Stake? ALSO Presentation May 5 2018

I had the pleasure of speaking at the conclusion of the above event by a worthy origination – Artists’ Legal Services Ottawa (ALSO) – while the audience listened politely and was contemplating the outdoor patio reception across the street on one of the first nice days of … Continue reading

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Someone Stole My Board Game! (Part III)

Part III of a four-part series of blog posts covering intellectual property and board games. I have protected all of my intellectual property. Am I in the clear now? You have just protected the intellectual property in your new board … Continue reading

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Minority shareholder who dominated board held to control a company

A court, asked to dismiss a claim against Tesla Motors, found it reasonably conceivable that Elon Musk, a 22.1% shareholder, was a controlling shareholder because of his ‘actual domination and control over the directors’ wielding more power than may be … Continue reading

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Someone Stole My Board Game!

Part II of a four-part series of blog posts covering intellectual property and board games. So I invented a new game. Now what? In the past, game inventors had a difficult time getting their games to market. They often had … Continue reading

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CBS board could face liability for paying salary to incapacitated former chairman

By Lene Powell, J.D. Despite the extremely high bar for showing corporate waste, the Delaware Court of Chancery held that demand was partly excused in a shareholder action challenging compensation paid to former CBS executive chairman and controlling stockholder Sumner … Continue reading

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