Tag: copyright

Zillow Sends Cease and Desist Letter to Hopkins Grad Student Who Runs Website ‘McMansion Hell’

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Johns Hopkins graduate student Kate Wagner moonlights as a blogger who satirizes cookie-cutter mansions around the country. But while many readers enjoy her mockery and crude annotations on images of homes for sale, real estate listing database Zillow doesn’t have quite the same sense of humor.

City Takes ‘Light City Baltimore’ Creators to Court Over Ownership Rights

Courtesy Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts
Courtesy Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts

Baltimore’s arts council is suing the couple who planted the idea seed for the festival that lit up Baltimore and brought hundreds of thousands to the Inner Harbor this past spring.

Battle of the Brands: Under Armour Sues Skechers for Copying ‘I WIll’ Ad


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At Under Armour, “Protect This House” is not merely a slogan for the sweat-soaked gym-goers who buy all of the apparel. It extends to the entire company — even the legal department. In the latest case of the company protecting its copyrights, our local sports apparel giant is going after Skechers.