Analysis

4 Copyright & Trademark Fights To Watch In 2nd Half Of 2017

Law360, New York (July 14, 2017, 5:33 PM EDT) -- From Google and Oracle's epic battle over software copyrights to Converse and Walmart's showdown over shoe design trade dress, there are plenty of major copyright and trademark cases set to unfold in the months ahead. Here are four big ones to watch.

Google v. Oracle

Continuing to top any list of copyright cases to watch is Google Inc. and Oracle America Inc.’s battle over Android and Java, a seven-years-running, $9 billion epic dealing with tough questions of how copyright covers software.

Oracle sued in 2010, accusing...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.