Sue-per Bowl Shuffle: The Year In NFL IP Litigation — Part 1

Law360, New York (February 1, 2017, 12:52 PM EST) -- Every January, I start worrying about what will happen if someone at a Super Bowl party asks me to explain an NFL-related lawsuit, particularly one of those intellectual property lawsuits IP lawyers are supposed to know about. This article is my solution: a summary of gridiron IP disputes since the last Super Bowl. I keep it next to the guacamole. As you will see from this two-part series, although NFL ratings may be down a bit this year, intellectual property lawsuits related to the NFL most certainly are not. 

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