Full 9th Circ. Denies Disney’s Bid To Undo ‘Pirates’ IP Ruling – By Kevin Stawicki

Full 9th Circ. Denies Disney’s Bid To Undo ‘Pirates’ IP Ruling – By Kevin Stawicki

By Steven T. Lowe / September 3, 2020

Law360 (August 31, 2020, 8:58 PM EDT) — The Ninth Circuit has left in place a ruling that revived a copyright lawsuit claiming the Walt Disney Co. stole an unproduced screenplay to create the “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie franchise.   The en banc court on Friday denied the Hollywood powerhouse’s request to undo a…

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