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Big News That the Beatles Are Now Available on Streaming Services? - Actually They Have Been on Internet Radio All Along
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 26 2015

Many are sitting around enjoying their holiday treats while listening to the Beatles on their favorite on-demand streaming service, and the press is


DC court finds FilmOn X internet TV service is not a cable system and cannot rely on statutory license to retransmit over-the-air TV signals
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2015

The US District Court in Washington DC last week decided that FilmOn X could not rely on the compulsory license of Section 111 of the Copyright Act


A compulsory license for internet TV platforms to retransmit broadcast TV? One US District Court considering FilmOnX seems to think so
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2015

Over-the-top video systems, using the Internet to transmit over-the-air TV signals to consumers, are back in the news. Last week, a US District Court


The summer of copyright, part 3 the copyright office requests further comments in its inquiry on music royalties and licensing
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2014

We've already written twice about the copyright issues being considered this summer before various agencies and branches of government - all dealing


Not dead yet Aereo tries to reinvent itself by arguing that it is a cable system entitled to carry television stations pursuant to the statutory license
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2014

The Supreme Court decision in the Aereo case seemed to be the end of the line for the service that was retransmitting television stations signals


Copyright Royalty Board extends comment dates on webcasting recordkeeping requirements
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2014

The Copyright Royalty Board has extended the deadline for comments on proposals to change the recordkeeping obligations of webcasters and others who


Supreme Court hears oral argument in the Aereo case a summary of the issues and a prediction
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2014

The Supreme Court heard the oral arguments in the Aereo case yesterday, it has received all the briefs, and now we all just wait for a decision - to


It’s the 50th anniversary of the Beatles arrival in the US why are their songs still missing on some on-demand music services?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2014

50 years ago the Beatles invaded America, stacking up Number 1 hit records by the dozens, and creating music that, even today, remains incredibly


Learning copyright law from TV’s The Good Wife compulsory licenses, derivitive works and parody and fair use
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2014

The Good Wife is not usually where one turns for serious discussions of music copyright issues (nor is Stephen Colbert's Christmas special where we


Apple announces an internet radio offering and Pandora buys a "real" radio station - what does it mean for music royalties?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2013

In one week this month, Apple announced that it will get into Internet Radio, and Pandora, the biggest player in that space, announced that it will