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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


U.S. Dept. of Commerce releases multistakeholder guidance on DMCA notice and takedown best practices
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2015

On Tuesday, the U.S. Dept. Of Commerce's Internet Policy Task Force released a guidance containing a list of best practices (and notable "bad"


QVC sues shopping app for web scraping that allegedly triggered site outage
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2014

Operators of public-facing websites are typically concerned about the unauthorized, technology-based extraction of large volumes of information from


Sixth Circuit reinforces CDA immunity reverses lower court in Jones v. Dirty World
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2014

On June 16th, 2014, the Sixth Circuit reversed the lower court's holding that the gossip site, TheDirty.com, was responsible for its users'


No expansion of CFAA liability for monetary exploit of software bug
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2013

In the game Monopoly, lucky players landing on Community Chest might turn over the highly desirable "Bank Error in Your Favor, Collect $200&Prime


Staving off scrapers of user-generated content with electronic copyright transfers a legal (but, perhaps not a practical) solution
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2013

It's a problem that has vexed website owners since the days of the dot-com boom - how to make certain user-generated content available to users or


Sixth Circuit affirms ‘dirtiest hotel’ defamation ruling
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

We previously wrote about a Tennessee district court's decision holding that a hotel's inclusion at the top of the 2011 TripAdvisor "Dirtiest Hotels"


New California law impacts use of information from minors, offers right to delete
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2013

On July 1st of this year, new amendments to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (COPPA Rule) came into effect, with perhaps the most


FINRA issues investor alert concerning Bitcoin trading and speculation
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2014

Bitcoin remains fixed on the front pages of the business and technology news for both the salacious and the positive. Much attention has been paid to


FINRA alerts investors to bitcoin risks
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2014

Bitcoin remains fixed on the front pages of the business and technology news for both the salacious and the positive. Much attention has been paid to