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Copyright Could Have Protected Design-builder From Competitors Who Stole Its Drawings

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 04:23 am

 

Design - Drawings

Nova Design Build, Inc. v. Grace Hotels, LLC, 2010 U.S. Dist. Lexis 17441 (D. Ill. Feb. 26, 2010)

 

Without an original drawing (or legit copies), a design firm?s copyright infringement claim didn?t stand a chance.

 

Nova Design Build, Inc. (Nova), an architectural and engineering firm, and its construction affiliate, Annex Builders LLC (Annex), sued Grace Hotels, LLC (Grace), among others, for copyright infringement. In 2006, Grace invited Nova to make a design and construction proposal for a new Holiday Inn Express in Waukegan, Illinois [...]

 
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