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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

Redfoo embroiled in Vine rip-off scandal; literally we can’t believe our ears

  • MARQUE Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • November 17 2014

You've probably heard about Play-N-Skillz' new musical masterpiece, "Literally I Can't", featuring Redfoo and others. If not, you can watch the video

Inaugural scintilla film review: Dallas Buyers Club, LLC v iiNet

  • Allens
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  • Australia
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  • November 27 2014

Online copyright infringement is back in the spotlight again - this time under scrutiny from the bright lights of Hollywood. In this post, we provide

In brief: Fairfax Media v Reed International

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • September 9 2010

The Federal Court has denied relief to Fairfax Media in its claim for copyright infringement against Reed International's ABIX service, which reproduced headlines from the Australian Financial Review ('AFR'

Newspaper headlines protected by copyright in the UK

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • December 8 2010

The UK High Court has held that newspaper headlines and short extracts from newspaper articles may be protected by copyright

Newspaper headlines not protected by copyright

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • September 8 2010

Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd (Fairfax)'s action against Reed International Books Australia Pty Ltd (Reed) for infringement of copyright in newspaper article headlines has been dismissed by the Federal Court of Australia

Taking down a take-down notice when the allegedly infringing YouTube video was posted by a Harvard Law Professor

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • March 7 2014

Professor Lawrence Lessig is a well-known Professor at Harvard Law School and a copyright reform activist. He is a founding board member of Creative

English ISPs block access to The Pirate Bay is this a plank worth walking down?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • May 24 2012

An English court has ordered ISPs to block their customers' access to The Pirate Bay

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

Copyright law still clouded following US Aereo decision

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia, USA
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  • July 4 2014

In a significant decision for content owners and cloud service providers, on Wednesday 25 June 2014 the US Supreme Court has ruled that Aereo Inc's