Epic Games Obtains Early Win In Fortnite “Running Man” IP Lawsuit

Written by Adé Jackson and Gabriella Nourafchan On Friday, May 29, 2020, the United States District Court for the District of Maryland granted Epic Games’ motion to dismiss in Brantley et al. v. Epic Games, Inc., Case No. 8:19-cv-594, one of several lawsuits filed against the videogame creator regarding the use of “emote” dance moves in its popular videogame Fortnite.[1] The Plaintiffs—two former University of … Continue reading Epic Games Obtains Early Win In Fortnite “Running Man” IP Lawsuit