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Another twist on the copyright law?

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 27 2010

Interesting discussion from the Fox Rothschild Employment Group last week concerning employer searching of employee after-hour pager messages

Supreme Court hears argument concerning international exhaustion of copyright

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 23 2010

On November 8, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court heard argument in a case that will clarify the first sale doctrine and the rights of copyright holders

IP industry summary: ask me no questions, and I’ll tell the Register of Copyrights no lies

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 4 2013

The Seventh Circuit recently addressed the Copyright Act's addition of a new procedure for courts confronted with a registration allegedly obtained

Supreme Court to decide scope of broadcasters’ ‘public performance’ right

  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 24 2014

In a case that could radically transform the broadcast television industry, the Supreme Court will soon address whether a company "publicly performs"

"Dang" that renewal copyright law

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 5 2012

The Sixth Circuit recently issued a rare decision addressing ownership of renewal copyrights - in some of country singer Roger Miller's songs: Roger Miller Music, Inc. v. SonyATV Publishing, LLC

Derivative works based on the public domain: not as free as you thought

  • Duane Morris LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 10 2011

A recent decision from the Eighth Circuit is a reminder that not everything that you think is in the public domain is actually up for grabs

BitTorrent copyright infringement lawsuits gaining momentum in middle Tennessee

  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
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  • USA
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  • November 19 2012

It is no secret that record companies, music publishers, motion picture production companies and other copyright owners have been targeting individuals for illegal downloading on peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing websites, but now these lawsuits are hitting closer to home

Singer-songwriter Lee Hutson sues rapper Young Jeezy over alleged use of "Getting it On" sample

  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 5 2013

Lee Hutson, Sr., Miami, Florida resident and former frontman of 1970s R&B group The Impressions, filed a complaint on August 27, 2013 in the Northern

A forum-selection clause in a license agreement may not necessarily prevent a litigation from being filed and permitted to proceed in a different court

  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 27 2012

When two separate actions relating to common subject matter are filed, the so-called first-filed rule gives preference to the forum of the first-filed

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