Tag Archives: Street

Unlawful street art used in a promotional campaign: H&M withdraws its complaint

The H&M advertisementStreet art and copyright have been increasingly at the centre of attention. Katfriend Angela Saltarelli (Chiomenti) reports on a case that was initially brought by H&M against a street artist and – nearly as fast as the creations … Continue reading

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San Diego Doctor and Seven Others Arrested for Allegedly Prescribing Opioids to Homeless, Dead and Incarcerated People With Medications Then Sold On the Street

The United State's Attorney's Office in San Diego has recently charged a physician and seven others in a case involving a clinic where pain medication prescriptions were then diverted.  Here is the press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office on … Continue reading

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Looking Out for Main Street: SEC Focuses on Retail, Cybersecurity and Cryptocurrency

  The Commissioners and senior officials of the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or “Commission“) addressed the public on February 23-24 at the annual “SEC Speaks” conference in Washington, D.C. Throughout the conference, many speakers referred to the new energy … Continue reading

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5Pointz: a stronger legal protection for street art … or not?

The 1709 Blog is delighted to host the following contribution by Angela Saltarelli (Chiomenti) on the recent decision of the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York in the in the 5Pointz case.Here’s what Angela writes:“The US … Continue reading

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Divorce: New Sesame Street Videos Help Kids Deal with Trauma

For decades, Sesame Street has played on TV’s across the country, teaching children their ABC’s and 123’s, while also broadening their vocabulary, and increasing other academic skills. But now, Sesame Street is focused on another issue: helping children cope with … Continue reading

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