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Who Owns the Copyright in an Instagram Image?
  • LegalVision
  • Australia
  • April 6 2017

When someone takes a photograph, the image is immediately protected by copyright law in Australia. The photographer then has the exclusive right to


Blockchained to the rhythm: what are ‘distributed ledgers’ and could they help the music industry and copyright?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • June 2 2017

Forget Napster! One of the biggest problems in the music industry is the who, what, where, and why: which labels and publishers, performers


The Charging Bull and the Fearless Girl: Moral Rights Protections in Australia and the U.S.
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia, USA
  • June 2 2017

The Charging Bull has been an iconic New York City landmark since it was placed outside the New York Stock Exchange in December 1989 in an act of


Who owns my social media content?
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • May 16 2017

In 2017, an estimated 2.5 billion people will use social media, uploading roughly 300 million photos per day to Facebook alone. The volume of user


Memes in advertising: a copyright mess
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Australia, USA
  • September 2 2013

Memes are, without a doubt, the greatest thing about the internet. There is an entire sub-culture of the English speaking world that exists around


If you can’t beat them, block them. Section 115a strikes against piracy websites, this time for the music industry
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • May 4 2017

Last week in the Federal Court of Australia, over thirty internet service providers (ISPs) including TPG, Optus and Telstra were ordered to block


Soft Kitty, Same Kitty: The Big Bang Theory sued for copyright infringement Bazinga
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, USA
  • March 17 2016

Over Christmas, the producers of The Big Bang Theory (amongst others) received a rather unwelcome gift - their now-famous Soft Kitty lullaby has


IP Law Cheat Sheet for Marketing Teams
  • LegalVision
  • Australia
  • April 7 2017

Intellectual property issues are notoriously difficult to navigate in a digital age. It’s easy to infringe another’s IP rights inadvertently, but also


“I am, you are, we are Australian”.
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 23 2015

The 1987 song by Bruce of The Seekers and Dobe of The Bushwackers has entered the list of iconic Australian songs gaining the attention of the courts


Australian music studios get orders blocking access to Kickass Torrents websites
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • May 1 2017

Justice Burley of the Federal Court has made orders blocking access to seven domain names for the Kickass Torrents website. The orders were sought by