'Just Dance' Creators Can't Shut Down New Game's Debut

Law360, New York (October 26, 2011, 8:29 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Wednesday denied video game producer Ubisoft Inc.'s bid to prevent rival OG International Ltd. from releasing an alleged copycat version of the popular game “Just Dance 3,” ruling Ubisoft hadn't shown it would be irreparably harmed by the game's release. 

Ubisoft lodged a motion for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction Oct. 12 in California federal court, arguing OG’s game infringed copyrights covering the avatar element — the player-controlled dancer — and the command-relaying instructor component of “Just Dance 3.”...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.