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Disney Enterprises, Inc., et al. v. Hotfile Corp., et al
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2011

District court dismisses plaintiff motion picture companies’ claim for direct copyright infringement against defendant file-sharing site and its operator on defendants’ motion to dismiss, but allows plaintiffs’ claim for secondary infringement to stand against both corporate and individual defendants


In re Hulu privacy litigation
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

District court rejects Video Privacy Protection Act claim against video streaming provider Hulu, finding insufficient evidence that Hulu knowingly


Zuffa, LLC v. Justin.tv, Inc
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2012

District court grants in part and denies in part motion to dismiss non-copyright claims arising out of live streaming of UFC fight through defendant’s internet service, limiting plaintiff’s trademark claims only to the display of trademarks that were not an inherent part of the video broadcast, and holding that Communications Act did not apply to defendant’s purported conduct


Capitol Records Inc. v. Thomas-Rasset
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2012

Circuit court reinstates $222,000 statutory damages award against defendant, individual, for willful infringement related to her downloading and making available through peer-to-peer file-sharing service 24 copyrighted sound recordings of plaintiffs, holding that award did not violate due process standards and that plaintiff was entitled to broader injunction


Garcia v. Google Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

Ninth Circuit sitting en banc reverses 2-1 panel decision that required Google to remove anti-Islam video from YouTube based on actor's claim of


White House and ad networks release best practices
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2013

The White House's Office of the U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), and leading ad


CBS Broadcasting Inc. v. FilmOn.com, Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2014

Click here to download a PDF of the full decision. District court issues second contempt finding against unauthorized content redistributor FilmOn


Second Circuit reverses dismissal of Viacom's $1 billion copyright case against Google
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2012

In Viacom International Inc.'s $1 billion copyright suit against Google Inc., and its YouTube platform, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Thursday vacated the district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of Google, in which it held that Google was entitled to protection from liability from all of Viacom's claims under the safe harbor protection of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA


WOMMA updates social media disclosure guidelines
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2012

The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) recently updated its Social Media Marketing Disclosure Guide, the organization’s self-regulatory guide to best practices and responsibilities of using social media


Facebook updates platform policy to prohibit “like-gating”
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

Facebook's recently updated Platform Policy for developers states, "Only incentivize a person to log into your app, like your app's Page, enter a