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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

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

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

The Supreme Court's Aereo ruling: is the sky falling for cloud computing?

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 8 2014

With the Supreme Court's Aereo decision finally out, the digital industry is struggling with its impact, if any, on various products and services

Supreme Court allows pro-Autodesk decision to remain intact in Ninth Circuit

  • Scott & Scott LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 11 2011

On October 3, 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court declined a request to grant certiorari in the case of Vernor v. Autodesk, in which the Ninth Circuit found that Autodesk could use copyright law to prevent an eBay user from re-selling its software products via the popular auction site

Software publishers use internet posts to aid in infringement claims

  • Scott & Scott LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 3 2014

Companies should be aware of what they are posting regarding their services on the Internet. Software publishers and audit associations are reviewing

Free software comes at a price: violation of open source license leads to enhanced monetary damages and forfeiture of products in Software Freedom Conservancy v. Best Buy et al.

  • Fish & Richardson PC
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  • USA
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  • July 29 2010

On July 27, Judge Shira Scheindlin of the Southern District of New York issued a notable judgment in a case involving open source software

De-mining the DMCA’s safe harbor: UMG v Veoh

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • USA
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  • April 4 2013

As well as being home to the world's largest film and music companies, the US is the intellectual, entrepreneurial and technical leader of the

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