Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

“The median legal spend at U.S. organizations is 0.40 percent of revenues, compared to 0.15 percent for their global counterparts…”

May 24, 2017

“Since 2010 [vinyl record sales] in America have tripled….Vinyl accounted for 76% of total album sales in 1973; by 1994 [1.5%] as compact discs (CDs) took over.”

May 22, 2017

“Business- and first-class seats account for only 13% of transatlantic passengers but provide half the revenue.”

May 22, 2017

“In [the U.S.] the consumption of soda per person peaked in the late 1990s, at nearly 53 gallons per person, and [is now] about 75% of that level.”

May 21, 2017

“[The] copyright infringement claim can live long and prosper if the Axanar works are substantially similar.” (Paramount Pictures Corp. v. Axanar Productions, Inc.)

May 19, 2017

Excerpt:  A jury will be the final frontier for a fledgling production company intent on creating its own Star Trek movie titled “Axanar,” a federal judge ruled Tuesday.