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A victory for the DMCA storage safe harbor; a pyrrhic victory for Veoh

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 25 2013

The Ninth Circuit ruled recently that the safe harbor provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) shielded a video-sharing website from

The trouble with sharing

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 25 2013

Copyright co-ownership is a well-established method of allocating rights within the software, recording, and motion picture industries. In theory, it

Associated Press v. Meltwater

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 29 2013

Meltwater News infringed copyrights of the Associated Press (AP), the U.S. District Court for the Southern District in Manhattan held last week, when

Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons - USSC holds first sale doctrine applies to foreign-made works, limits import-control provision - boon to gray marketers

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 21 2013

Resolving the long legal struggle over the scope of the Copyright Act's provision governing the right of copyright owners to control imports, the

District court continues to prohibit the "reflashing" or "unlocking" of cellular devices

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 19 2012

The U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida recently ruled that the unauthorized "unlocking" or "reflashing" of cellular devices, a process that

Court declines to dish out preliminary injunction in commercial-skipping case despite likelihood of infringement

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 19 2012

In an important decision involving video recording and commercial-skipping, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California held that Dish

Electronic Arts v Zynga real dispute over virtual worlds

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 4 2012

Electronic Arts Inc.'s ("EA") recent lawsuit against Zynga Inc. ("Zynga") filed in the Northern District of California on August 3, 2012 is the latest in a string of disputes where a video game owner has asserted that an alleged copycat game has crossed the line between lawful copying and copyright infringement

You are not your IP address

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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

Advanced copyright issues on the Internet

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2012

During recent years, the Internet has become the basic foundational infrastructure for the global movement of data of all kinds

Advanced copyright issues on the internet

  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 9 2012

During recent years, the Internet has become the basic foundational infrastructure for the global movement of data of all kinds