We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search

Refine your search

Content type

Tags

Author

42 results found

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 11 May 2015

Who exactly is a ‘user’ under the DMCA safe harbor?

The DMCA was enacted in 1998 to preserve "strong incentives for service providers and copyright owners to cooperate to detect and deal with copyright

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 2 Dec 2014

Music publishers bring contributory copyright claims against ISP for infringing activities of subscribers

In a novel lawsuit that tests the bounds of service provider liability, two music publishers brought suit against an ISP for contributory copyright

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 12 Nov 2013

Staving off scrapers of user-generated content with electronic copyright transfers a legal (but, perhaps not a practical) solution

It's a problem that has vexed website owners since the days of the dot-com boom - how to make certain user-generated content available to users or

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 19 Jun 2012

Videogame app developer breaks the rules on copyright infringement

Desiree Golden, a recent college graduate, wanted to aim at the big money that can be made in app development.

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 5 May 2011

Infringement and circumvention of massively multiplayer online video game yield $300,000 damages award

The court entered a default judgment for statutory damages for trademark and copyright infringement and circumvention of technological measures resulting from the distribution of unauthorized copies of the plaintiff's videogame.

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 5 May 2011

Mobile carriers not secondarily liable for copyright infringement on multimedia messaging system

Mobile carriers are not liable for inducing infringement of copyright on their multimedia messaging system because they did not design the system with the object of promoting infringement, nor did they take any specific, affirmative steps to actively encourage or induce infringement by users of the system, a district court ruled in a copyright infringement action brought by a producer of multimedia messaging content.

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 5 May 2011

Under New York long-arm statute, copyright owner's location is situs of copyright harm from online infringement

Under N.Y.C.P.L.R. 302(a)(3)(ii), which provides for long-arm jurisdiction in cases involving out-of-state tortious acts that cause harm within the State, where unauthorized copies of copyrighted works are posted on Web sites outside New York, the situs of the resulting injury is the location of the copyright owner.

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 5 May 2011

Cable operator ordered to disclose subscriber information for 1,200 accounts

Providing information on over 1,200 subscribers who are alleged to have downloaded and distributed unauthorized copies of a motion picture on a P2P file-sharing network is not an undue burden on an ISP, a district court ruled, also rejecting arguments that the order infringed the subscribers' right to anonymous communication.

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 5 May 2011

Notice of past infringements on online photo site does not obligate operator to proactively screen site

An online photo-sharing site does not have a duty to search its site for material that infringes an artist's works, even if it has received past notices of infringement of the same works from the artist, a district court ruled.

Article

Proskauer Rose LLP | USA | 19 Apr 2011

Jury returns contributory trademark infringement verdict against web site hosting and SEO services provider for a client's sales of counterfeit golf clubs

A recent jury verdict of $770,750, in statutory damages for secondary trademark infringement against Bright Builders, a Web hosting and SEO service provider, will serve as a reminder to service providers that there is no statutory safe harbor for contributory online trademark infringement.

Previous page 1 2 3 4 5