Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)

The author Rita Mae Brown once observed, “If it weren’t for the last minute, nothing would get done.” If you operate a website that includes user-generated content and you haven’t registered a DMCA agent with...

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It’s Time to Re-Register your DMCA Agent

November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Have you registered an agent with the Copyright Office to take advantage of DMCA’s safe harbor? If so, it’s time to do it again. The Copyright Office issued its final rule (to be codified at...

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On March 27, 2015 Google succeeded in obtaining a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood (“AG”) from Judge Windgate in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of...

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On January 23, 2015, a Delaware district court in Square Ring, Inc. v. UStream.TV, Inc., No. 09-563 (GMS) (D. Del.) denied UStream’s motion for summary judgment on copyright claims. The case stems from a 2009...

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In an order issued on Friday, the Northern District of California found that defendant 3Taps, a company that aggregates Craigslist ads to republish on its own site and as an API service, may be liable...

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