OYO Sportstoys Featured on WBZ-TV

MBBP client OYO Sportstoys, Inc. was recently featured on a segment of WBZ-TV discussing its factory in Acton, Massachusetts that is creating mini sports figures of famous athletes. OYO has licensing agreements with MLB, the NFL and the NHL which allows them to use the names of all players. They hope to get a deal with the NBA soon as well. OYO …

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COPPA Rule Amendments are in Effect as of July 1, 2013

By: Faith Kasparian On July 1, 2013, the amendments to the regulations that implement the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) went into effect. The COPPA Rule imposes requirements on operators of websites or online services (including apps) that are directed to children under the age of 13 or that have actual knowledge that they are …

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Developing an app? Make sure you own it!

On February 11th, Adobe published an article "Developing an app? Make sure you own it!" written by MBBP Licensing, Technology and IP Attorney Michael Cavaretta. Mike advises readers on precautions app developers should take in order to ensure their ownership rights are protected. To read the full article, please visit the Adobe Developer Connection. For …

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