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Ninth Circuit holds actor in minor role owns independent copyright in performance embodied in motion picture: Garcia v. Google

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2014

In a case of first impression, the Ninth Circuit has issued a remarkable decision in which the majority holds that an individual actor's performance

Crossfit legal muscle no match for the “CrossFit Mama”

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 25 2014

According to a recent ruling in the US District Court for the Northern District of California, CrossFit may have violated the Digital Millennium

“I scream, you scream, we all scream foristream!” Aereo online video streaming case heads to Supreme Court

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 23 2014

Agreeing to decide a case involving one of the most contentious and unresolved issues in copyright law, the Supreme Court recently announced that it

Court orders allegedly infringing website redirected to copyright owner during pendency of case

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 13 2013

The US District Court for the District of Minnesota recently issued a preliminary injunction that required a registrar to redirect all traffic from

Russia’s new anti-piracy law goes into effect August 1, 2013

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • Russia, USA
  • -
  • July 31 2013

Following years of pressure from the United States and entertainment companies, Russia has recently passed new legislation aimed at cracking down on

Facebook permits photo commentary, sparks interesting IP and advertising questions

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 30 2013

Facebook is constantly expanding the ways in which users can interact with the social media platform. Recently, it is has begun to permit users to

Class is out for YouTube: S.D. of NY rules in favor of YouTube in its class action defense

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 21 2013

On May 15, 2013, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York denied plaintiffs' request for class certification in a

Capitol Records v. Redigi: District Court finds first sale defense does not apply to re-sale of digital music downloads

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 19 2013

In Capitol Records, LLC v.ReDigi Inc., a case that has been closely watched in digital music and cloud computing circles, a district court in the

Keeping tabs: model releases can be a source of trouble for companies

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2013

On March 5, 2013, Bassil A. Hamideh (Hamideh), a model-turned-attorney, filed a lawsuit against Dolce & Gabbana S.r.L. (D&G) for the unauthorized

The new copyright alert system: another weapon in the arsenal of copyright owners

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 21 2013

Following the lead of several other countries, including New Zealand, France, South Korea, and Ireland, the United States has now implemented a