In Law of Cards, Paul Lesko continues to dig deeper into the Topps lawsuit against Leaf. In Part 2, he analyzes the trademark portion of the case, looking at possible arguments for both sides.
2011 Press Pass Legends Racing captures the history and legacies of some of racing’s all-time greats. Boxes include three autographs and three memorabilia cards.
In Law of Cards, Paul Lesko breaks down the copyright infringement lawsuit filed last week by Topps against Leaf. Part one in a two-part series.
McFarlane is readying its lineup for NHL 30 SportPicks figures. Highlights include Pavel Datsyuk, Jason Reimer and Mario Lemieux.
Coming out of nowhere, Topps tweeted the first look at the design for 2012 Topps Baseball.
Even though he’s one of baseball’s good guys, Jim Thome has never been a major force in the hobby. Now that he’s joined the exclusive 600 Home Run Club, we look at the impact it might have on his cards and memorabilia.
Topps continues to be showing signs they’re getting more active in the film business, filing for trademarks to Battletech and Mechwarrior movies.
Topps produced cards for the participants at the 2011 Under Armour All-America game in Chicago over the weekend. Players each received cards and signed autographs that will be inserted in future Topps products.
Topps was at the 2011 Perfect Game All-American Baseball Classic to make the first cards of the 46 participants.
2011 Panini Rookies & Stars Football product review, set information, price comparisons and top singles. This iteration of the brand will sport 1 rookie card per pack and 4 hits per box, as well as several new insert sets.
2011 Allen & Ginter returns for a sixth season of mystery, oddities, rip cards and code cracking this July. Browse the full set checklist, product reviews, set highlights, and much more.
2011 TriStar TNA Signature Impact Wrestling details, product review, price comparisons, card gallery, highlights and top singles. Boxes of Signature include three autograph cards, one of which will be a multi-signature card.
The latest lawsuit to hit the hobby has Topps taking action against Leaf for images used on the 2011 Leaf Best of Baseball sell sheet.
2011 Panini Crown Royale Football sees the return of one of the hobby’s most distinct designs. The popular Rookie Silhouettes cards return with on-card signatures. Every pack includes either an autograph or memorabilia card.
Press Pass is upping the ante for 2011 FanFare Racing by adding a bonus pack to hobby boxes that will include an autograph or prize redemption.
Blowout Cards has brought suit against Upper Deck in connection with the company’s new distribution model that, the online retailer claims, limits competition.
In what is possibly the strangest lawsuit to hit the hobby, Upper Deck is suing itself. Upper Deck International is taking legal action against Upper Deck in connection with the counterfeiting of Yu-Gi-Oh cards.
MMA legends Tank Abbott and Herb Dean were the subjects of exclusive autograph cards available this weekend at the 2011 Albuquerque SciFi Expo. The cards were made by 5finity.