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Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights LEGAL Expert Case

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights

 This case involves a record company that owned the copyrights to seven musical compositions by a popular rock group. The record company had never licensed these songs for use in the karaoke industry. A karaoke company encoded compact discs with the audio …

Bankruptcy Expert Discusses Law Firm Usurping Corporate Authority LEGAL Expert Case

…  commercial law case involves a claim of legal malpractice against a major law firm in Texas. The firm previously provided legal counsel to the plaintiff, who had been operating a bond-financed copper …  any gold found while mining copper and selling it. His legal counsel advised that because his venture was bond-financed and therefore …

Firm Violates Title VII by Using Gender Stereotypes in Promotion Process LEGAL Expert Case

This case involves a woman who was a senior manager at an accounting firm in Wyoming. The firm proposed her for partnership. Out of 88 candidates she was the only woman proposed for partnership. As part of the partnership process, the firm solicited writte …

Estates and Trusts Expert Opines on Negligent Trust Formation LEGAL Expert Case

This case involves a defendant who created a revocable trust instrument in Maryland. The defendant prepared both a restarted trust instrument as well as a separate will and testament. Based on the advice of the defendant, the decedent signed and executed t …

Maritime Law Expert Discusses Implications of Worker Injury in Foreign Waters LEGAL Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who was injured while working for an American company while at sea off the coast of Africa. At the time of the incident in question, the man was tasked with inspecting the attachments between stacks of shipping containers. I …

Banking & Lending Law Expert Opines on LLC Lending Dispute LEGAL Expert Case

…  The plaintiff law firm alleges that it is owed unpaid legal fees, while the defendant bank asserts that the plaintiff firm failed in …  which had presented itself as an expert in providing legal services regarding banking and commercial loan documentation, was engaged …

Attorney Negotiates Unfavorable High-Low Agreement for Client LEGAL Expert Case

This commercial law case involves a poorly advised high-low agreement in Vermont. Without the the plaintiff’s consent, the defendant attorney entered into an agreement that limited the recoverable damages in his client’s case significantly. The resulting  …