Monthly Archives: March 2013

Can the Mayor Put The Lid on Sugary Drinks in NYC?

Mayor Michael Bloomberg attempted to institute a ban on the sale of 16-ounce, or greater, sugary soft drinks in New York City.  His intention was to curb obesity, which has led to approximately $4,000,000,000.00 in medial costs. The National Restaurant … Continue reading

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Did the Creators of Heroes Copy Someone Else’s Storylines?

Jazan Wild, a cartoonist, sued NBC Universal for copyright infringement claiming their network show, Heroes, was substantially similar to his graphic novel, Carnival of Souls.  A lower court analyzed both Heroes and Carnival of Souls in detail and found that … Continue reading

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