Earlier this month the Central District Court of California made a ruling that Axanar Productions cannot claim fair use as a defense in the Paramount and CBS copyright lawsuit over a fan-made prequel to the Star Trek series.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal website on January 31, 2017. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Lu, Nancy, "Ruling in “Star Trek” Fan Film Dispute" (2017). AELJ Blog. 140.