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John Beiter Gets a Thank You from Keb Mo

Liner notes in new album “TajMo” give nod to LSG counsel

Joe Voss on Amway’s Ongoing Copyright Infringement Issues

MiBiz quotes Joe on next steps in the insurance coverage suit

Jerry Glover Profiled in “Best Lawyers” Illinois

Q&A with the “Lawyer of the Year” in Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Scan Your Face Here

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Scan Your Face Here by Bonnie Knodell & Jerry Glover June 15, 2017 In 2008, the Illinois legislature enacted the Biometric Information Protection...

Instagram Requires Tag Added to Influencer Postings

Instagram Requires Tag Added to Influencer Postings by Jerry Glover June 15, 2017 Social media “influencers” have become more and more important to companies trying to reach the...

Hacky Sack Champ Loses Right of Publicity/43(a) Lawsuit

A Guinness world record holder sued fast food chain Wendy's when it and Guinness used the facts of his record on a promotional item.

“Yale Journal of Law & Technology” Cites Peter Strand

Peter’s article on the “work made for hire” doctrine included in prestigious law journal

The Joke’s On Conan

The Joke’s On Conan June 2, 2017 by Jerry Glover Have you ever heard someone tell a joke that you thought was wildly funny and thought to yourself, “I wish I’d come up wit...

LSG Ranked as Top Entertainment Law Firm in Chambers USA 2017 Guide

Firm and attorneys receive highest ranking in Illinois for eighth consecutive year

Trademark Genericide

Trademark Genericide June 1, 2017 by Jerry Glover Did you know that ASPIRIN and THERMOS were, at one time, federally registered trademarks? But today those words are used for, r...

John Beiter Moderates High-Profile Panel at Music Biz

Panel insights covered by Variety and Billboard

Jed Enlow Discusses Clearing Content & Avoiding Liabilities at LCA Panel

Jed Enlow Discusses Clearing Content & Avoiding Liabilities at LCA Panel Lawyers for the Creative Arts hosts all-star panel on television production law Jed Enlow shared bes...

FTC Zeros in on Social Media Influencers and Those Who Use Them

FTC Zeros in on Social Media Influencers and Those Who Use Them May 4, 2017 by Jerry Glover In 2009 the Federal Trade Commission issued guidelines for those who endorse a compan...

John Beiter on Proposed Legislation Giving Royalties to Artists for Airplay

John Beiter on Proposed Legislation Giving Royalties to Artists for Airplay April, 2017 John Beiter shared his views on PROMOTE, the Performance Royalty Owners of Music Opportun...

U.S. Supreme Court Adopts Test for Determining Whether Designs Are Copyrightable

The U.S. Supreme Court has determined that designs on clothing or other useful article can be copyrightable in a case involving cheerleading uniforms

LSG Client “Signature Move” premiers at SXSW

LSG Client Signature Move premiers at SXSW LSG provided production counsel on the movie from Chicago Film Project, Full Spectrum Features, and Fawzia Mirza LSG client Signature ...

LSG Client “Sam Lay in Bluesland” premiers on PBS

LSG Client Sam Lay in Bluesland premiers on PBS  Linda Mensch provided legal counsel on this documentary LSG documentary client Sam Lay in Bluesland premiered on PBS on WTTW Cha...

Enlow and Life Speak at Street-Level Youth Media

Enlow and Life Speak at Street-Level Youth Media April, 2017 LSG Of Counsel Jed Enlow and Associate Travis Life were featured speakers at Street-Level Youth Media on March 29. S...

Life Speaks at Chicago-Kent’s Entertainment Law Panel

Life Speaks at Chicago-Kent’s Entertainment Law Panel April, 2017 LSG Associate Travis Life was a featured speaker at Chicago-Kent College of Law’s Entertainment Panel on ...