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December 31 Deadline for DMCA Safe Harbor Copyright Agent Designations
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

All companies that conduct business online should take note of an upcoming deadline for “safe harbor” from copyright infringement liability. Online


Are You Streaming Your Radio Station? Reminder that Broadcasters Need to Pay Royalties to SoundExchange as well as ASCAP, BMI and SESAC
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2017

The alphabet soup of organizations that collect royalties for playing music has never been easy to keep straight, and today royalty issues sometimes


Copyright office to DMCA service providers: Designate agents by year end or lose safe harbor protection
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • October 5 2017

One of the best-known benefits of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is the safe harbor from copyright infringement liability that it


DMCA agent requirements changing by end of year
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2017

In December 2016, the United States Copyright Office introduced an online registration system and electronically generated directory to replace the


No Fairytale Ending for Unauthorized Movie Streaming
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 28 2017

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed a preliminary injunction against an online video streaming service, finding that the movie


Resubmit DMCA designated agent information by December 31st, 2017
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • September 26 2017

Online service providers that have previously submitted designated agent information to the U.S. Copyright Office in accordance with the Digital


Attention Website Operators and Online Service Providers:The Deadline to Refile Your Designated Agent Information With the U.S. Copyright Office is Approaching
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

Last December the Copyright Office rolled out its new online filing system for designating an agent to receive notices of copyright infringement


UGC Uncertainty Consternation Continues
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • September 7 2017

In April 2017, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals startled online service providers that allow users to post content (known as UGC, or user-generated


Zazzle Fizzles: Website Operator Denied Copyright Safe Harbor Protection for Its Sale of Physical Products Featuring User-Generated Images
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2017

We discussed last year the trend toward companies seeking to monetize user-generated content. A recent Central District of California decision in


Ninth Circuit Allows Injunction Against VidAngel Filtering Service to Stand
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2017

Yesterday, the Hollywood film industry was handed a key legal victory as the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected VidAngel's appeal of a