Tyrone Simmons (aka Young Caliber) sued, inter alia, producer William C. Stanberry Jr. (aka Apex) and rapper Curtis Jackson (aka 50 Cent) for using a beat that Simmons claims to have exclusively licensed from Apex in February 2006.  The beat was allegedly used in the production of Fitty’s “I Get Money” in 2007. Simmons filed…

Adobe sued defendant for selling online unauthorized copies of versions of photoshop.  Adobe generally had a slam dunk case for infringement, and–apparently before discovery was closed, or at least before it had produced any relevant copies of its software licenses–it moved for summary judgment of copyright infringement.  In response, the defendant asserted the first sale…

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