April 27, 2020 / 11:51 AM / a month ago

Case to Watch: 9th Circuit hears Dr. Seuss lawsuit over Star Trek-themed parody

A U.S. appeals court on Monday will consider whether to revive a lawsuit by Dr. Seuss Enterprises LP seeking to halt publication of a “Star Trek”-themed book parodying the Seuss book “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”

The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will hold a video-based oral arguments in an appeal by DSE of a ruling that the crowdfunded “Oh, the Places You’ll Boldly Go!” made fair use of the 1990 Seuss book and did not infringe DSE’s trademarks and copyrights.

To read the full story on Westlaw Practitioner Insights, click here: bit.ly/2W3dTk8

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