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Virginia court dismisses webcaster’s suit concerning geofencing workaround to copyright royalty obligations

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 24 2015

We previously wrote about a Virginia federal magistrate judge's report recommending dismissal of a declaratory judgment action brought by several

SDNY rejects Fox News’ “fair use” defense after network posts 911 image on Facebook

  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2015

A television network may be liable for posting copyrighted images to its social media pages, particularly if such images are used to promote

North Jersey Media Group Inc. v. Fox News Network LLC

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 16 2015

In copyright infringement action involving allegations that Fox News posted to its Facebook page plaintiff's 911 photograph of firefighters raising

Status updates - 16 January 2015

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2015

The founder of the Lagunitas Brewing Company decided to drop a lawsuit that he’d filed against Sierra Nevada for trademark infringement after beer

Media and entertainment law newsletter, December 2014

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 31 2014

Last June, the Supreme Court ruled that Aereo's system for transmitting over-the-air television broadcasts over the Internet violated copyright law

Illegal downloads - is an IP address enough information?

  • GrayRobinson, P.A.
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 19 2014

The adult film industry has been accused of trying to coerce settlements in matters relating to alleged illegal downloading of adult films by shaming

Music publishers bring contributory copyright claims against ISP for infringing activities of subscribers

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 2 2014

In a novel lawsuit that tests the bounds of service provider liability, two music publishers brought suit against an ISP for contributory copyright

Full Ninth Circuit to rehear “Innocence of Muslims” copyright appeal, could right earlier panel’s error

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2014

Fresh on the heels of accepting en banc review of the appeal over the constitutionality of the California Resale Royalties Act, the Ninth Circuit

Ninth Circuit to reconsider the curious copyright case requiring YouTube to take down all copies of anti-Islamic film

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2014

Earlier this year, Socially Aware noted a peculiar decision out of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals holding that an actress owns a copyright

Broadcast television Internet streaming service Aereo denied from using compulsory licensing

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2014

This summer we reported on a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that held that Aereo Inc.’s broadcast television Internet streaming service constituted an