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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

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

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

Will copyright law stem the tide of multimedia advertising?

  • Larkin Hoffman
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  • USA
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  • July 2 2014

The modern world is obsessed with multimedia; everywhere you look people are tweeting, checking Facebook, watching television, or simply surfing 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

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

Criminal liability for cloud storage service providers?

  • Fenwick & West LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 5 2012

On January 18, 2012, Megaupload.com was ostensibly a successful cloud storage service, with a large public presence and numerous celebrity endorsements, claiming 180 million registered users and 4 percent of total internet traffic

Some new (and some rejected) exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 20 2012

The U.S. Copyright Office issued its exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 ("DMCA") on October 26

Legislative outlook

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 31 2011

On October 26, 2011, a bipartisan group of Congressmen led by Lamar Smith, R-Tex., Chair of the House Judiciary Committee, introduced HR 3261, the Stop Online Piracy Act, which tightens the prohibition in the Copyright Act against the unlicensed streaming of copyrighted works, such as motion pictures, music, and software applications

Legal considerations for e-commerce businesses

  • Venable LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 4 2014

Nearly all companies now use online or mobile websites andor social media network pages to promote their businesses, sell goods or services, conduct