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Eleventh Circuit finds exclusion insufficient for insurance companies to avoid “advertising injury” coverage for copyright infringement defendant
  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

Although federal appellate courts issue “unpublished” opinions relegated to the status of merely persuasive precedent and not binding precedent


BitTorrent “swarm” must be related in time to be joined in one action
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2014

Judge Lee granted various Doe defendants motion to sever their cases as unrelated, denied motions to quash subpoenas to the Doe’s ISPs and allowed


A silently-Raging Bull
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa, USA
  • June 17 2014

A recent US Supreme Court decision highlights a defence that's raised from time to time in intellectual property (IP) matters, but rarely succeeds


The curious case of Sherlock Holmes’ copyright
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2014

When last we saw Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes, in the second season of the BBC series "Sherlock" in 2012, Holmes had apparently died in a


Google Books ruling Israeli application
  • Herzog Fox & Neeman
  • Israel, USA
  • December 17 2013

On November 14, 2013, after an epic high-stakes eight-year legal battle, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York dismissed the


New clarity in the first sale doctrine
  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • USA
  • April 9 2013

Two aspects of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent ruling in the Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. copyright case are immediately remarkable. First


The interplay between digital media and the first sale doctrine
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • April 3 2013

The first sale doctrine allows owners of copies of copyrighted works (e.g. used books, CDs, DVDs) to resell their copies without restriction, and it


De-mining the DMCA’s safe harbor: UMG v Veoh
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • USA
  • April 4 2013

As well as being home to the world's largest film and music companies, the US is the intellectual, entrepreneurial and technical leader of the


A blow to digital music resellers
  • Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2013

You can sell used books on Half.com and used furniture on Craigslistbut used MP3s? Not so fast. In Capitol Records, LLC v. ReDigi, Inc., Judge


Southern District of New York holds copyright first sale doctrine does not apply to digital music files; resale of digital music through transmit-and-delete process
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2013

In Capital Records, LLC v. ReDigi Inc., 12 Civ. 95, (Mar. 30, 2013) ("Capital Records v. ReDigi") Judge Sullivan of the Southern District of New York