Breach of Contract Case Against Bob Dylan Dismissed by NY Court

Breach of Contract Case Against Bob Dylan Dismissed by NY Court

By Steven T. Lowe / November 23, 2021

On July 30th, 2021, a Supreme Court for the State of New York, dismissed a breach of contract suit over proceeds derived from the sale of rights in Bob Dylan’s album, Desire. (Note: “Supreme Court” is the designation given to the lowest level state courts in New York). Following its release in 1976, Desire topped…

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Is it Worth it to Sue for Idea Theft/Breach of implied in fact Contract?

By Aleksandra Hilvert / May 27, 2021

Have you ever pitched a fantastic idea for a movie or television show just to have it taken from you? If so, you may have a cause of action for what is referred to as “idea theft”. As entertainment lawyers who specialize in these claims, we are often approached by potential clients and asked: “What…

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