Journal Article

District Court goes to Bat for fantasy baseball league

Margaret A. Esquenet

in Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice

Volume 2, issue 4, pages 213-214
Published in print April 2007 | ISSN: 1747-1532
Published online February 2007 | e-ISSN: 1747-1540 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jiplp/jpl248
District Court goes to Bat for fantasy baseball league

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Finding that players' names and statistics are historical facts used by fantasy baseball league CBC in a manner that advances free speech rights, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri held that CBC's use did not violate the players' publicity rights and excused CBC from an earlier contractual agreement.

Journal Article.  844 words. 

Subjects: Intellectual Property Law

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