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Court holds "hot news" doctrine not preempted by Copyright Act in internet context; DMCA claim maintained for removal of author information
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2009

A federal court in New York has ruled that "hot news" claims for misappropriation of breaking news content brought by the Associated Press (AP) against a news-related website, All Headline News Corp. (AHN) are not preempted by the Copyright Act


“Negligent publication” does not include false advertising or negligent misrepresentation
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2008

The United State Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, applying California law, has held that a professional liability policy including coverage for "negligent publication" did not include coverage for class action lawsuits alleging negligent misrepresentation, false advertising and related counts


Cablevision challenges must-carry in U.S. Supreme Court
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2010

On January 27, 2010, Cablevision Systems Corporation filed a petition for a writ of certiorari asking the U.S. Supreme Court to consider whether carriage of broadcast station WRNN violates the must-carry statute and the First and Fifth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution


Obama Administration seeks Supreme Court review of broadcast indecency regulations
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2011

The Obama Administration has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse two federal court of appeals decisions that it says "preclude the Federal Communications Commission from effectively implementing statutory restrictions on broadcast indecency that the agency has enforced since its creation in 1934."


Federal Circuit patent bulletin: Starhome GmbH v. AT&T Mobility LLC
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2014

"A construction that excludes a preferred embodiment 'is rarely, if ever, correct and would require highly persuasive evidentiary support.'" On


No coverage for class action where all claims were first made or related back to claims first made prior to the policy period
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2014

Applying Michigan law, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan has held that an art gallery's professional liability


Aereo wins another round in its battle with copyright owners
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2013

On Monday, a divided panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the denial of a preliminary injunction against Aereo, Inc


D.C. District Court disagrees with Second Circuit Aereo decision and issues near-nationwide injunction over FilmOn X Internet Television Service
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2013

The U.S. District Court in Washington, DC, last week preliminarily enjoined FilmOn X, a service that uses the Internet to give consumers the ability


Black Crow media group wins key rulings in reorganization case
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2010

On April 5, 2010, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida denied motions filed by Black Crow's secured creditor that would have likely ended the company's chance to reorganize its operations under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code


Federal court lifts stay of media ownership rules
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2010

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit Court of Appeals has lifted its stay of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) media ownership rules and set a briefing schedule