Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Jacqueline C. Charlesworth , Craig B. Whitney , Tania Magoon , Morrison & Foerster LLP, New York, NY, Paul Goldstein , Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco, CA, for Plaintiffs.
Christopher W. Arledge , John Tehranian , Peter R. Afrasiabi , One LLP, Newport Beach, CA, for Defendants.
United States District Court, C.D. California.
ORDER RE MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT
JAMES V. SELNA, District Judge.
Musician Don Henley ("Henley") claims that politician Charles DeVore ("DeVore") infringed the copyrighted songs "The Boys of Summer" and "All She Wants to Do Is Dance" with two political advertisements featuring the songs "The Hope of November" and "All She Wants to Do Is Tax." DeVore claims fair use. The Court also considers whether DeVore's songs falsely suggest endorsement by Henley...
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