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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

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

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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

Aereo lives to fight another day: Second Circuit upholds denial of preliminary injunction

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 11 2013

On April 1, 2013, the Second Circuit affirmed the decision of the US District Court for the Southern District of New York denying a group of

Keeping tabs: model releases can be a source of trouble for companies

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 28 2013

On March 5, 2013, Bassil A. Hamideh (Hamideh), a model-turned-attorney, filed a lawsuit against Dolce & Gabbana S.r.L. (D&G) for the unauthorized

Networks appeal denial of motion for preliminary injunction in Aereo case

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 28 2012

A group of networks including Fox Television Stations, Inc., Univision Television Group and American Broadcasting Companies Inc., sued Aereo Inc. (“Aereo”), a subscription service that provides access to broadcast television over the Internet to users’ computers and mobile devices, for copyright infringement in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Who owns Superman? Copyright lawsuit over Superman comics continues

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 12 2012

Litigation is ongoing in California federal courts between the heirs of Joe Shuster, the co-creator of the famous Superman comic book, and DC Comics, the division of Warner Bros. that held the rights to the Superman comics for more than 60 years

The online TV streaming debate continues: networks sue barrydriller.com

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 28 2012

The debate over whether the streaming of broadcast television is legal has found its way to court again

Seventh Circuit confirms that South Park’s parody of sexually suggestive viral video is protected by fair use

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 3 2012

The producers of the popular Comedy Central television program South Park have again emerged victorious in their dispute against Brownmark Films, LLC, which had filed a federal copyright infringement suit in 2010 alleging that the studios replication of its copyrighted music video in a 2008 South Park episode titled Brownmark Films to damages and injunctive relief

Aereo allowed to transmit live broadcasts court denies motion for preliminary injunction

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 27 2012

In March 2012, a number of networks including Fox Television Stations, Inc., Univision Television Group and American Broadcasting Companies Inc., sued Aereo Inc. (Aereo), a company that provides access to live television broadcasts for display on computers and mobile devices, for copyright infringement in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York

Digitally transmitted broadcasts continue to raise copyright issues: Aereo's "watch now" service under fire

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 30 2012

Aereo Inc., a company that provides access to live television broadcasts for display on computers and mobile devices, is facing two copyright infringement lawsuits in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York