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Supreme Court says Aereo violates the Copyright Act

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 1 2014

The US Supreme Court ruled last week that Aereo, an online video streaming service, violates the federal Copyright Act by performing copyrighted

MPD accessories wins copyright battle over textile designs against urban outfitters

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 16 2014

Fashion retailers beware that lovely textile sample catching your eye could contain a copyrighted design. The United States District Court

In Oracle v. Google API case, court reaffirms copyrightability of source code

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • May 20 2014

On May 9, 2014, a federal appeals court reversed a California trial court's determination that 37 API packages that are part of Oracle's famous Java

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
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  • 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

Copyright owner is not flying high after Fourth Circuit’s decision in Baltimore Ravens ‘Fying B Logo’ case

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 3 2014

Frederick E. Bouchat has once again alleged copyright infringement against the Baltimore Ravens and the National Football League (NFL) over the

“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

Beastie Boys: (you gotta) fight for your right (to fair use!)

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 16 2013

The Beastie Boys don't play games when it comes to copyright infringement. The legendary hip hop band is waging an aggressive legal battle against a

NFL and MLB urge Supreme Court to declare Aereo’s live broadcast transmission service illegal under the Copyright Act

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2013

On October 11, a group of networks including Fox Television Stations, Inc., Univision Television Group, and American Broadcasting Companies, Inc

Pirates of the Caribbean: trade dispute with Antigua & Barbuda threatens US copyright holders

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • Antigua, USA
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  • November 11 2013

Antigua & Barbuda is nearing an all-out war with US copyright holders after a ten-year trade dispute with the United States government. The tiny