Brazilian Court Forbids The Sale Of Episodes From Liberty City Worldwide

Kotaku Brazil editor Renato Bueno reports on a Brazilian court order that seeks to remove Rockstar's Episodes from Liberty City from retail and digital distribution worldwide, due to the unauthorized use of music from an eight-year-old DJ's dad. » 10/18/10 3:20pm 10/18/10 3:20pm

Pinball Wizards Are Not Welcome In Beacon, New York

Fred Bobrow, owner of the Retro Arcade Museum in Beacon, New York, might not look like a criminal to you, but he has broken Beacon Law, and paid the price. » 8/09/10 5:20pm 8/09/10 5:20pm

The Xbox 360 Memory Card Battles Continues

Former Xbox 360 third-party memory card manufacturer Datel is free to pursue its antitrust lawsuit against Microsoft, as a federal judge dismisses the console maker's attempts to have the case thrown out. » 4/28/10 5:20pm 4/28/10 5:20pm

Appeals Court Deems Nintendo Controllers Patent Infringement-Free

The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has overturned the 2008 verdict of an East Texas jury that would have resulted in a ban on sales of the Nintendo Gamecube controller, Wavebird, and Classic Controller due to patent infringement. » 4/13/10 4:30pm 4/13/10 4:30pm

Court Puts A Stop To CTA's Mature Video Game Ad Ban

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois granted the Entertainment Software Association a preliminary injunction in its suit against the Chicago Transit Authority, temporarily lifting the CTA's ban on mature game advertising. » 1/08/10 12:40pm 1/08/10 12:40pm

THQ And Jakks Square Off Over WWE License Renewal

It's a no holds barred legal struggle between partners Jakks Pacific and THQ over when and if they should renew their licensing agreement with the WWE, set to expire at the end of this year. » 7/01/09 10:20am 7/01/09 10:20am

Ex-Factor 5 Employees Cry Fraud

Former employees of the recently shuttered Factor 5 studio in California are taking the company to court, claiming that it fraudulently transferred assets, including source code for the next Rogue Squadron title. » 6/17/09 10:40am 6/17/09 10:40am

Take-Two Settles Shareholder Lawsuit

Closing one of the last doors left over from last year's EA takeover bid, Take-Two Interactive has entered into an agreement to settle a shareholder lawsuit stemming from their failure to consider EA's offer. » 4/06/09 4:20pm 4/06/09 4:20pm