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Case Makes Clear DMCA Safe Harbor Requires Real Work to Claim
  • FisherBroyles
  • USA
  • September 26 2016

In a recent case, a Virginia federal District Judge increased the burden for internet service providers with users illegally sharing digital songs or


Attorney fees denied: $1,000 for one download of The Cobbler is enough
  • Klarquist Sparkman LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2016

On August 10, 2016, Magistrate Judge Beckerman denied a prevailing plaintiff's motion for attorney fees in a copyright infringement suit against an


Gossip Cop Gets Cuffed For Copyright Infringement
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2016

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York recently found that Gossip Cop, a website that rates celebrity gossip on a scale of


DMCA Safe Harbor Protection Includes Pre-1972 Recordings
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

Vacating a district court's decision, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit explained that the safe harbor provision of the Digital


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


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


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


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


Examiner.com Sails to Victory in DMCA Safe Harbor
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

Addressing whether the owner of a media website could invoke the safe harbor provision of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), the US Court


Internet Service Providers and Oldies Fans Rejoice: Second Circuit Holds the DMCA Safe Harbor Covers Pre-1972 Sound Recordings
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2016

The Second Circuit’s decision last week in Capitol Records, LLC v. Vimeo, LLC was a victory for internet service providers who host third-party