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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge

Keeping privates private: the legal landscape of revenge porn
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2014

Mark Zuckerberg famously stated that the purpose of Facebook is "to make the world more open and connected," and indeed Facebook, other social media

From vinyl to digital - the second hand digital music market and implications for copyright
  • Shelston IP Pty Ltd
  • USA
  • January 28 2015

Along with the well-publicised free iTunes release of its new album Songs of Innocence late last year, U2 has also released the album as a double

Photographer wins US$1.2-million for photos taken from social media
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2013

A federal jury in New York City recently awarded photographer Daniel Morel US$1.2-million in damages for copyright infringement after two media

Can copyright aid Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, and other victims of celebrity photo hack?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2014

As anyone with a computer now knows, the story broke last week of a supposed cache of hundreds of intimate photographs of numerous celebrities

Free software comes at a price: violation of open source license leads to enhanced monetary damages and forfeiture of products in Software Freedom Conservancy v. Best Buy et al.
  • Fish & Richardson PC
  • USA
  • July 29 2010

On July 27, Judge Shira Scheindlin of the Southern District of New York issued a notable judgment in a case involving open source software

You are not your IP address
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2012

A district court judge ruled recently that an IP address, on its own, is not enough to determine a person's identity, throwing a wrench in the copyright infringement claims brought by pornographic film producers in four related mass BitTorrent lawsuits, which involved more than 80 John Doe defendants accused of illegally downloading different pornographic films

How much of the virtual world does Google already own?
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2014

For many of us, the term virtual reality conjures images from popular culture, such as the gleaming techno-world in the Tron films or the

Negative blog posts held not to be actionable under the CFAA
  • IT-LEX Inc
  • USA
  • May 16 2014

In the recent New York case Tan v. Doe, co-plaintiff Miah was involved in a business dispute concerning UrFilez, a company that he co-founded. Things

Criminal liability for cloud storage service providers?
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2012

On January 18, 2012, Megaupload.com was ostensibly a successful cloud storage service, with a large public presence and numerous celebrity endorsements, claiming 180 million registered users and 4 percent of total internet traffic