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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge

Landmark Oracle-Google Android copyright dispute may end up in Supreme Court

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 10 2014

While many smartphone users were gazing upon their new iPhone 6 Plus's 5.5-inch screen with wonder, there was another notable development in the

Keeping privates private: the legal landscape of revenge porn

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 29 2014

Mark Zuckerberg famously stated that the purpose of Facebook is "to make the world more open and connected," and indeed Facebook, other social media

How much of the virtual world does Google already own?

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 23 2014

For many of us, the term virtual reality conjures images from popular culture, such as the gleaming techno-world in the Tron films or the

Federal Circuit revives Oracle’s $1 billion Java suit against Google, affirms protection for software programs under the copyright laws

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
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  • USA
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  • May 9 2014

The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals today reversed a ruling that Oracle Corp.'s Java software could not be copyrighted. The court reinstated a jury

Can copyright aid Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, and other victims of celebrity photo hack?

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 9 2014

As anyone with a computer now knows, the story broke last week of a supposed cache of hundreds of intimate photographs of numerous celebrities

You are not your IP address

  • Fenwick & West LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 27 2012

A district court judge ruled recently that an IP address, on its own, is not enough to determine a person's identity, throwing a wrench in the copyright infringement claims brought by pornographic film producers in four related mass BitTorrent lawsuits, which involved more than 80 John Doe defendants accused of illegally downloading different pornographic films

Photographer wins US$1.2-million for photos taken from social media

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 20 2013

A federal jury in New York City recently awarded photographer Daniel Morel US$1.2-million in damages for copyright infringement after two media

Beware IBM acquisitions and product transitions

  • Scott & Scott LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 7 2014

IBM software licensing can be a very complex knot to untie. While IBM does develop new products in house, many of its most popular offerings (Cognos

Negative blog posts held not to be actionable under the CFAA

  • IT-LEX Inc
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  • USA
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  • May 16 2014

In the recent New York case Tan v. Doe, co-plaintiff Miah was involved in a business dispute concerning UrFilez, a company that he co-founded. Things