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Kanye West ‘Waits’ to be sued amidst Taylor Swift ‘Famous’ controversy
  • Baldwins
  • New Zealand, USA
  • July 22 2016

Pop music superstar Kanye West's "Famous" music video may become even more so, if celebrities including Taylor Swift, Anna Wintour, Donald Trump or


Avatar Wins Against Another Copyright Owner in an Unusual Manner
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2016

A recent decision from the California Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, ended the hopes and dreams of a copyright owner from receiving a


Is Music Sampling Back En Vogue?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2016

The mere mention of Madonna conjures many images and associations: feminism, reinvention, Kabbala, the cone bra, and her many memorable performances


Second Circuit In Vimeo Narrows The Red Flag Knowledge and Willful Blindness Exceptions To DMCA Safe Harbors
  • Akerman LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2016

The Second Circuit recently decided Capitol Records, LLC, et al. v. Vimeo, LLC (2d Cir. June 16, 2016) ("Vimeo"), a landmark decision concerning the


Fox News fair use claim for Facebook post of 9-11 image remains unresolved
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2016

Earlier this year, just hours before beginning jury selection, Fox News settled a copyright dispute regarding its use of Thomas Franklin's iconic


Supreme Court Offers Guidance on Attorney's Fees in Copyright Cases
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2016

Weighing in on attorney's fees in copyright cases, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that federal courts must consider a variety of factors


Second Circuit Further Clarifies DMCA Safe Harbors in Vimeo
  • Akerman LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2016

The Second Circuit recently decided Capitol Records, LLC, et al. v. Vimeo, LLC, (2d Cir. June 16, 2016) (Vimeo), a landmark decision concerning the


A Darker Shade of Red Flags: Second Circuit Raises the DMCA Bar for Proving Internet Service Providers’ Knowledge of Copyright Infringement
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2016

In a significant across-the-board victory for internet service providers hosting user-generated content (UGC), on June 16, 2016, the Second Circuit


The Sweet Sounds Of Victory: Vimeo LLC Wins Appeal In Music Copyright Infringement Case
  • Ladas & Parry LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2016

On June 16, 2016 Vimeo LLC heard the sweet sounds of victory as it won its appeal in a music copyright infringement case (Capitol Records LLC v


Party Cannot Challenge Third Party Subpoena Based Upon Third Party’s Burden
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

Judge Darrah denied Doe 7’s motion to quash plaintiff Glacier Films’ subpoena to third party Comcast, Doe 7’s alleged internet service provider