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2017/04/09 12:58 Carlos Pedraza The Axanar Settlement SUNRISE OR SUNSET on Axanar? A settlement in the case may portend a new day for the beleaguered production or the closing chapter in a lo…
2017/02/11 17:35 Carlos Pedraza CONVOLUTED CONNECTIONS between Alec Peters’ Georgia business concerns, his Atlanta attorney and his California companies are mapped out in this infographic. Cli…
2017/02/07 02:20 Carlos Pedraza 'Axanar' Co-Writer Says Peters Lacked Producer Experience Deposition Details Behind-the-Scenes Troubles That Plagued Development of the Film By Carlos Pedra…
2017/02/01 19:03 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Takashi Toyooka Part 2 Committee Reviews Only Part of Axanar's Finances Member’s Resignation Raises Questions About Group’s Independence, Expertise …
2017/01/27 19:08 Carlos Pedraza [Federal courthouse. Used under Creative Commons license.] LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, as well a…
2017/01/19 07:02 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Stallio Judge Rules Documents Must be Filed Without Redaction By Carlos Pedraza The judge in the Axanar copyright infringement lawsuit ruled January …
2017/01/19 07:02 Carlos Pedraza CLOAKING A Romulan vessel hides by engaging its cloaking device. Image/Star Trek Online Axanar Seeks to Exclude Major Evidence, Witnesses By Carlos Pedraza …
2017/01/19 07:00 Carlos Pedraza Graphic/Terry McIntosh Defense, Plaintiffs Rebut Opposition to Summary Judgment Heavily redacted documents confirm Axanar is broke, plus a new angle on creati…
2017/01/18 17:48 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Anita Gould Judge Rules on Excluding Evidence Federal Judge R. Gary Klausner ruled on pending motions by attorneys on both sides of the Axanar copyright…
2017/01/16 17:56 Carlos Pedraza Filings Shine Light on Weaknesses of Axanar Defense Peters’ Attempts to Alter Financial Records, Improperly Use Abrams Testimony Criticized by Studios By Ca…
2017/01/16 08:57 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Ben Sutherland Axanar Opposes Studios' Attempt to Exclude Evidence Defendants Want to Use Altered Financials and J.J. Abrams, Justin Lin’s Testimony …
2017/01/10 20:36 Carlos Pedraza Judge Denies Axanar Its Fair Use Defense By Carlos Pedraza See also: Fact Check: Axanar's Chances on Appeal and Axanar Assures Donors Lawyers Will Stay for …
2017/01/06 21:57 Carlos Pedraza APPEALING PROSPECTS The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, Calif. Fact Check Axanar's Chances on Appeal After Losing Its Fair Use Defense, How Much …
2017/01/06 21:30 Carlos Pedraza Graphic/Terry McIntosh Plaintiffs Cite Peters' Shocking Personal Spending in Asking Judge for Summary Judgment By Carlos Pedraza See also: Judge Denies Axa…
2017/01/05 20:14 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Memory Alpha Fact Check Axanar Assures Donors Lawyers Will Stay for Appeal Spokesman minimizes legal travails, Peters claims multimillion-dollar film ‘…
2017/01/04 17:25 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Robert Couse-Baker Attorneys Focus on Axanar Jury Selection By Carlos Pedraza Both sides in the Axanar copyright infringement suit have asked for a j…
2016/12/31 02:03 Carlos Pedraza AN EXCERPT from AxaMonitor’s “Illustrated Guide to the Axanar Lawsuit,” depicting part of Axanar attorney Erin Ranahan’s defense strategy, along with the legal …
2016/12/30 03:16 Carlos Pedraza Photo/wnjr/Flickr Why We Refused to Remove Redacted Axanar Financial Info By Carlos Pedraza AxaMonitor editor See also: Plaintiffs Cite Peters' Shocking …
2016/12/20 04:54 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Flickr/Stallio Judge Denies Attorneys' Attempt to Shield Evidence By Carlos Pedraza Main article: Parties in Axanar Case Oppose Summary Judgment Se…
2016/12/15 07:44 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Phil Roeder Explainer Judge Cancels Summary Judgment Hearing By Carlos Pedraza See also: Plaintiffs Cite Peters' Shocking Personal Spending in Askin…
2016/12/15 07:08 Carlos Pedraza WARHAMMER A December 2015 trip to London for a Warhammer 40K convention was one instance of international travel Alec Peters insisted was not paid for by Axanar…
2016/12/14 21:39 Carlos Pedraza DERIVATIVE OR ORIGINAL? Is Axanar’s design for the bridge of its featured starship substantially similar to official Star Trek? That question goes to the heart …
2016/12/14 21:37 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Axanar Productions Axanar Wants Summary Judgment, Says Studios ’Squashing Creativity’ By Carlos Pedraza See also: Plaintiffs Cite Peters' Shocking Pe…
2016/11/30 14:24 Carlos Pedraza FROSTED TIPS Axanar producer Alec Peters answers questions in Second Life using an avatar in Next Generation-era garb and a hairstyle featuring frosted tips. A…
2016/11/23 23:54 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Mr.TinDC (Flickr) Plaintiffs: Peters Withheld Trove of Email Defense Resists Releasing Axanar’s ‘Embarrassing’ Records of Spending Donor Funds By Car…
2016/11/17 01:16 Carlos Pedraza Axanar Settlement Talks Fizzle, Seeking Summary Judgment Axanar Surrogate Reveals Defense Plans to File Motion By Carlos Pedraza See also: Motions for Sum…
2016/11/16 05:58 Carlos Pedraza CASE STATUS January 20 Axanar settles its copyright infringement lawsuit, admitting it overreached; both sides file for dismissal of the case in U.S. District C…
2016/11/08 02:38 Carlos Pedraza HAPPIER DAYS Prelude to Axanar director Christian Gossett poses with his cast of scifi and Star Trek alumni. Pictured from left: Kate Vernon, J.G. Hertzler, Gar…
2016/11/06 04:51 Carlos Pedraza EGGING ON Hollywood producer Lukas Kendall says publicity keeps defense attorneys from encouraging Axanar producer Alec Peters (pictured, center) to admit defea…
2016/11/06 03:21 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Gareth Courage Endgame II: The Settlement Editor’s Note: Hollywood producer Lukas Kendall posted an essay on TrekBBS in April whose summary on AxaMonito…
2016/11/01 02:48 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Casey Marshall Court Grants Studios' Request for Axanar Financials Axanar’s Attorney Opposes CBS, Paramount’s Request for New Peters Deposition By Ca…
2016/10/27 13:49 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Jeffrey Beall Examining Axanar's Claims About Infringement, Damages Does Fan Film Factor‘s Analysis Hold Up to Scrutiny? Analysis By Carlos Pedraza…
2016/10/24 09:43 Carlos Pedraza CASE STATUS January 20 Axanar settles its copyright infringement lawsuit, admitting it overreached; both sides file for dismissal of the case in U.S. District C…
2016/10/22 09:21 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Takashi Toyooka Court Orders Studios to Turn Over Documents By Carlos Pedraza See also: Motion to Compel Discovery In a decision issued just hours …
2016/10/22 07:34 Carlos Pedraza Motion to Compel Discovery By Carlos Pedraza See also: Court Orders Studios to Turn Over Documents and Protective Order Axanar’s attorneys sparred with CBS…
2016/10/11 21:13 Carlos Pedraza Alec Peters AXANAR PRODUCER Alec Peters is the executive producer of Axanar and Prelude to Axanar. He is the chief executive officer of Axanar Productions, Inc.…
2016/10/11 03:44 Carlos Pedraza Fact Check Axanar's Claims in New Captain's Logs By Carlos Pedraza After a four-month pause in publishing his Captain’s Logs, Axanar producer Alec Peters res…
2016/10/11 03:26 Carlos Pedraza Jeffrey Hunter, Gene Roddenberry on set of “The Cage” (1964). Photo/Memory Alpha Defense Gives Up on Disputed Star Trek Copyrights Supplemental Motions Open W…
2016/10/10 11:21 Carlos Pedraza Federal Magistrate Judge Charles F. Eick Charles F. Eick was appointed as a Magistrate Judge for U.S. District Court for the Central District of California in …
2016/10/06 11:17 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Trek.fm New Court Filing Coming, Axanar Surrogate Says Also, Peters Seeks to Smooth Kickstarter, Indiegogo Donors’ Ruffled Feathers By Carlos Pedraza…
2016/10/04 00:14 Carlos Pedraza Discovery By Carlos Pedraza Discovery, in the law of the United States and other countries, is a pre-trial procedure in a lawsuit in which each party, thr…
2016/10/02 19:29 Carlos Pedraza Photo/Axanar Productions Fact Check Podcast: Financial Audit, More Subpoenas By Carlos Pedraza More subpoenas, a completed audit of Axanar’s books and whom …
2016/09/27 08:10 Carlos Pedraza Axanar producer Alec Peters. Photo/Axanar Productions Fact Check Axanar's View of the State of the Suit By Carlos Pedraza New “Captain’s Logs” posted by Axa…
2016/09/26 07:54 Carlos Pedraza Star Trek–Horizon creator Tommy Kraft, left, and actor-producer Ryan Webber. Horizon Creator: Axanar 'Not Wholly Innocent' In a heartfelt Facebook post in the…
2016/09/20 18:32 Carlos Pedraza Axanar App Removed from iTunes Store By Carlos Pedraza An app on iTunes devoted to Axanar was removed shortly after its existence was publicized on Facebook…
2016/09/15 09:50 Carlos Pedraza Axanar blog: MYTHBUSTERS: Debunking Three Misconceptions About Axanar Productions, 3/16/16.
2016/09/15 09:49 Carlos Pedraza [Star Trek Axanar Logo Wallpaper by DeviantArt user gazomg] Annual Report See also: Axanar Response to Annual Report Analysis By Carlos Pedraza On Decembe…
2016/09/15 09:33 Carlos Pedraza Not Much Progress Toward Settlement By Carlos Pedraza CBS and Paramount Pictures don’t appear willing to cede any kind of business arrangement that would al…
2016/09/10 00:10 Carlos Pedraza Terry McIntosh Resigns Lead Developer Resigns Amid Fulfillment Problems Main article: What's Up With the Perks? See also: Axanar Scrambles to Ship Perks and…
2016/08/26 06:02 Carlos Pedraza [Source: Flickr/Quinn Dombrowski, Creative Commons license] Analysis Ambition vs. Achievement analysis This is one in a series of AxaMonitor articles examini…
2016/07/18 17:55 Carlos Pedraza Defendants' Answer LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, as well as downloadable pleadings made by the pla…
2016/07/06 04:06 Carlos Pedraza Winston & Strawn See also: Erin Ranahan, Erin Ranahan Interview and Loeb & Loeb LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline …
2016/06/16 10:53 Carlos Pedraza Plaintiffs Answer Counterclaim CBS, Paramount Say Their Lawsuit Isn’t Over, Move on to Discovery LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, incl…
2016/06/09 08:35 Carlos Pedraza The Does LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, as well as downloadable pleadings made by the plaintiffs, C…
2016/05/03 11:29 Carlos Pedraza Scheduling Conference LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, as well as downloadable pleadings made by the …
2016/04/14 23:27 Carlos Pedraza Axanar Response to Annual Report Analysis Main article: Annual Report See also: Crowdfunding platforms, Ambition vs. achievement Mike Bawden The Axanar Annua…
2016/04/10 19:07 Carlos Pedraza Law offices of Axanar attorneys Winston & Strawn. Other Attorneys LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, a…
2016/04/01 01:31 Carlos Pedraza Erin Ranahan Erin Ranahan Main article: Winston & Strawn See also: Possible Defenses: Erin Ranahan Interview, Crain's Business, Motion to dismiss Erin R. Ran…
2016/03/29 18:11 Carlos Pedraza Examining the Case Law Behind the Motion to Dismiss UPDATE The defense filed a new Motion to Dismiss on March 28. It featured a few new arguments but largely r…
2016/03/26 05:15 Carlos Pedraza Legal Defense LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, as well as downloadable pleadings made by the plaint…
2016/03/26 04:53 Carlos Pedraza Axanar Productions Axanar Productions Inc. is one of the named defendants in the lawsuit brought by CBS Studios and Paramount Pictures for copyright infringem…
2016/03/06 08:04 Carlos Pedraza Erin Ranahan Interview LAWSUIT PRIMER Get an overview of the copyright lawsuit, including a timeline of the case, as well as downloadable pleadings made by t…
2009/05/26 07:24   JUDGE DENIES defense motion to dismiss, citing Vulcan philosophy to state plaintiffs’ infringement case will ‘live long’ enough to seek to ‘prosper’ in court. …
2009/05/26 07:24   Direct Financial Benefit See also: Judge Denies Axanar Its Fair Use Defense AxaMonitor‘summary judgment Under U.S. law, a defendant in a copyright infringement…