The Z-list blog of a liberal feminist law-librarian-to-be
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
CDC doesn't have to pay MLB for stats
A fantasy baseball company wins a case against Major League Baseball for the right to use statistics without paying for a license. Reports at Baseball Primer and Baseball Musings, with the actual opinion here [PDF]. Personally, I'm a little disappointed they didn't reach the copyright question - ever since I read NBA v. Motorola in law school I've wondered how sports leagues got away with licensing their statistics.