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B. Paul Husband

Title: Attorney
Company: Law Offices of B. Paul Husband
Location: Burbank, California, United States

B. Paul Husband, attorney at the Law Offices of B. Paul Husband, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in legal services.

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Michael May, a Jamaican Songwriter, Thinks He ‘Can Stop’ Miley Cyrus from Ripping Off Original Content for her Hit Song, “We Can’t Stop”

Miley Cyrus (“Cyrus”), the edgy and successful former Disney star and current musician, has come under fire recently relating to the lyrics of her 2013 hit song “We Can’t Stop.” After years of the song’s popularity and success, Michael May (“May”), who performed under the name “Flourgon” and was very active during the 1980s, is suing Cyrus for copyright infringement and misappropriation of the lyrics in his hit song “We Run Things.” 1,173 more words

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How Sexual Assault by Men in Entertainment Goes Unreported

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In October of 2017, The New York Times published a story detailing sexual misconduct by Harvey Weinstein (“Weinstein”) dating back nearly three decades. Weinstein is a former American film producer, co-founder of Miramax, and co-founder of The Weinstein Company, a mini-major film studio. 902 more words

“Blurred Lines” Copied “Got to Give It Up,” Ninth Circuit Affirms

The years-in-the-making controversy over 2013’s funky chart-topper “Blurred Lines,” co-produced by Robin Thicke (“Thicke”) and Pharrell Williams (“Williams”), has finally come to an end. On March 21, the Ninth Circuit issued a… 1,348 more words

Notes from Punuka Attorneys and Solicitors Annual Lecture

I love the Nigerian Entertainment Industry so much, I breathe for that industry. So getting to know about this annual lecture hosted by Punuka Attorneys and Solicitors was a great deal for me (Thumps up to my dad). 1,256 more words

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What’s the Law on What Ya Can and Can’t Say in an Inclusion Rider?

When actor Frances McDormand (“McDormand”) took the stage for her acceptance speech at the 90th Academy Awards in March of 2018, at the culmination of a night laced with political and cultural commentary, few could anticipate what she was about to say. 1,485 more words

Preliminary Injunction Denied in Disney’s Copyright Infringement Suit Against Redbox

On November 30, 2017, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (“Disney”) filed a complaint against Redbox Automated Retail (“Redbox”) alleging five causes of action, including contributory copyright infringement and breach of contract. 1,459 more words

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