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Cassandra Sciortino

Associate

Morgan Lewis

Cassie Sciortino is an Associate at Morgan Lewis. She focuses her practice on complex intellectual property (IP) rights disputes and counsels clients in copyright and trademark registration, clearance, licensing, and enforcement matters, with an emphasis on assisting media, technology, and retail companies with copyright protection and enforcement. Previously at the US Copyright Office, Cassie brings this experience and her particular knowledge associated with implementing the Music Modernization Act to the firm’s IP practice.

Recent Articles by Cassandra Sciortino

Copyright in the Courts: A Roundup of Key Copyright Decisions for 2023

Copyright exits everywhere—from books on a library shelf to music playing on the radio, to the software running the electronic device on which you are reading this article. Copyright’s broad scope and extensive reach foster a varied and fascinating landscape of copyright cases. From cases involving the use of a celebrity photograph, animated dancing video game characters, to artificial intelligence (AI) infringement inquiries, the number and type of matters copyright touches is seemingly infinite. This provides an evergreen bounty of copyright cases to digest. The following highlights some of the top copyright decisions of 2023.