Lawyer Ben Adams on magic in Harry Potter and law in the real world, for Overthinking It (from 2012).
June 05, 2016 in Harry Potter, Law, Law and Magic, Law and Magic In Fiction, Law and Magic in Film, Magic, Magic Words | Permalink
A great roundup of Harry Potter lawsuits and judicial references here from the Trademark & Copyright Law blog.
August 15, 2015 in Harry Potter, Jurisprudence, Law, Law and Magic In Fiction | Permalink
John Berryman used the pseudonym Walter Bupp for his "real magic"/ paranormal short stories. They're available at Project Gutenberg. Links below.
The Right Time
July 26, 2015 in Law and Magic In Fiction, Magic In Fiction | Permalink