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Monkey selfie leaves photographer with peanuts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • August 11 2014

In 2011, wildlife photographer David Slater was visiting the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, when a black macaque monkey hijacked his camera and

Monkey selfies, elephant expressionism is there copyright in Australia in animal generated works?

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia
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  • August 8 2014

If you read The Washington Post, Telegraph, Guardian or Age (or any other major newspaper) yesterday, you may be aware of the dispute between

More copyright in selfies; Australian politicians and other animals

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia
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  • August 13 2014

Our recent blog on ownership of copyright in animal selfies here has generated a couple of follow up questions. Is there copyright in segments of

Australian Government seeks new ways to limit online copyright infringement in new discussion paper

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • August 7 2014

On 30 July 2014, the Australian Government released the Online Copyright Infringement Discussion Paper and is seeking public submissions on the draft

Memes in advertising: a copyright mess

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 2 2013

Memes are, without a doubt, the greatest thing about the internet. There is an entire sub-culture of the English speaking world that exists around

Is copyright law making a monkey out of David Slater?

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • July 25 2011

Readers may recall the NBC sitcom Just Shoot Me!, about the life of staff at a fictional fashion magazine

Q&A: user-generated content and copyright

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia
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  • July 31 2014

If you believe everything you read in the press, there's money to be made from creating content for the masses to view online. Top YouTube content

Can Sports Data protect its sports data? The Federal Court refuses interlocutory relief to protect input criteria for sports statistics

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • August 4 2014

Sports statistics - watching sport just wouldn't be the same without them these days. What percentage of second serves did Federer make to the

Internet streaming of TV broadcasts: your ‘one stop shop’ update on international copyright disputes

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 20 2013

Many of us have the kind of social schedule which interferes with our passion for Ricky Martin and The Voice. Of course, there are a plethora of

The relationship between copyright and social media: “it’s complicated”

  • Coleman Greig Lawyers
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  • Australia, Canada
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  • June 30 2014

We know that it's common practice to copy photos from Google Images, but just because everyone is doing it doesn't make it right. Whether you are