Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Thin Blue Line?

Check out the footnote separator line in this opinion here!
Image result for thin blue lineWe've seen oversized footnote numbers and footnote numbers in red before in other decisions, but a colored separator line is a new gimmick. Will it catch on?

At Law360, see IP Atty's Fair Use Bid Fails In Newegg Brief Copying Tiff, about copying language from an appellate brief! Is that fair use? Wait, are briefs even copyrightable?