9th Circ. Remands Film Car Infringement Suit

Law360, New York (November 13, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- An appeals court has overturned a decision that the widow of the creator of the 1974 film "Gone in 60 Seconds" lacked standing to bring copyright and trademark infringement claims against a company making replicas of a car featured in the 2000 remake of the movie.

On Wednesday, Judge Roger J. Miner of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit vacated the lower court's decision granting summary judgment and said the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California had erred in interpreting...
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