i88blog covers developments in copyright law, with a focus on cases in the Central District of California and the Ninth Circuit. i88blog was created and is maintaned by David A. Sergenian of Sergenian Ashby LLP, a trial lawyer in Los Angeles. Sergenian Ashby LLP’s practice includes copyright, trademark, trade secrets, partnership & startup disputes, general commercial litigation, class action defense, and appeals. Please visit our law firm’s website at: www.sergenianashby.com.

The title of this blog refers to the “Copyright Clause” of the United States Constitution, Article I, Section 8, Clause 8: “The Congress shall have power … To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries.”