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UPDATE: Tyson, Tattoos, and the Hangover II: Warner Brothers Punches Back in Round Two of Copyright Lawsuit
Posted on 24 May 2011 by Travis Burchart

Two recent filings in the Mike Tyson tattoo/ Hangover II copyright lawsuit have shed some light on the relevant and novel issues to be addressed. On May 20 th , Warner Brothers filed its motion/memorandum in opposition to tattoo artist, S. Victor... Read More

UPDATE: Tyson, Tattoos, and the Hangover II: Warner Brothers Punches Back in Round Two of Copyright Lawsuit
Posted on 24 May 2011 by Travis Burchart

Two recent filings in the Mike Tyson tattoo/ Hangover II copyright lawsuit have shed some light on the relevant and novel issues to be addressed. On May 20 th , Warner Brothers filed its motion/memorandum in opposition to tattoo artist, S. Victor... Read More

Louis Vuitton and The Hangover II: A Trademark Battle between Beauty and the Beast
Posted on 19 Jun 2012 by Travis Burchart

How come The Hangover II can't keep its grubby mitts out of IP law. Last year, the movie did a bit of copyright battle with Mike Tyson's tattoo artist . That makes a little sense; boxing, tattoos and hangovers might fit into some sort of loose... Read More

The Hangover II Must Go On: Tattoo Artist Denied Injunction in Mike Tyson/Tattoo Copyright Suit against Warner Brothers
Posted on 27 May 2011 by Travis Burchart

On May 24 th , the Honorable Catherine D. Perry issued an oral opinion denying S. Victor Whitmill a preliminary injunction in his tattoo copyright suit against Warner Brothers and the Hangover II ( S. Victor Whitmill vs. Warner Bros. Entertainment... Read More