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“Situs of the injury” for exercising personal jurisdiction over defendant for online copyright infringement is location of copyright owner
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 29 2011

In a decision favorable to copyright owners based in the state of New York, the New York State Court of Appeals held that in copyright infringement cases involving the uploading of copyrighted literary works onto the internet, the situs of the injury for purposes of determining personal jurisdiction under New York's long-arm jurisdiction statute is the location of the copyright holder and not the location of the infringing conduct


IRS Campaign Focuses on Definition of “Qualified Film” Under Section 199
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 9 2017

On January 31, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced 13 Large Business & International (LB&I) “campaigns.” One campaign targets deductions


No Compulsory License for Internet Retransmissions of Broadcast TV
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 27 2017

Reversing the district court’s partial grant of summary judgment in favor of an internet streaming service, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth


Alleged breach of implied-in-fact contract for use of a television show idea not preempted by Copyright Act
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 31 2012

In vacating a district court’s grant of a motion to dismiss a breach of contract action against a television studio, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that the Copyright Act does not preempt a breach of an implied-in-fact contract that included a promise to pay for an idea


Google Books is transformative and therefore a fair use
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 30 2015

Addressing the boundaries of fair use in Copyright Law, the U.S. Court of Appeals for Second Circuit found that the making of digital copies of tens


The Aereo crashed: cheap internet TV thwarted
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 30 2014

The Supreme Court of the United States has now determined that internet streaming services directly infringe the copyrights of several television


Social media privacy around the globe
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Burkina Faso, China, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 28 2012

As the popularity of social media and information sharing grows, so too does the importance of that shared data to employers


In with the new: 2014 privacy, advertising and digital media predictions
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 24 2014

Data privacy and security made the headlines practically daily in 2013. Our second annual Privacy and Data Protection 2013 Year in Review topped 65


Non-direct competitors may sue under the Lanham Act, doctrine of prudential standing eliminated
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 30 2014

The Supreme Court of the United States has held that the right to bring false advertising claims under the Lanham Act is not limited to direct


Not What the Doctor Ordered: Injunction Ruled Too Narrow in Trademark Infringement Case
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

Addressing the scope of injunctive relief awarded in a trademark infringement case, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed a