Former Employee’s Copyright/ Right Of Publicity Lawsuit Against Blizzard Dismissed.

A California federal court has dismissed a lawsuit against Activision Blizzard/ Blizzard Entertainment Inc. for copyright infringement by its former employee, finding that the employee-Plaintiff’s artistic contributions to the MMOG “World of Warcraft” were “works made for hire” and that Blizzard (not the employee-Plaintiff) therefore holds the copyrights. The Plaintiff alleged that she auditioned for and was cast to voice […]

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