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23 Aug 2013, 10:28 am by Jonathan Bailey
However, music experts are skeptical as to whether there is any actual overlap between the two songs and Thicke denies any infringement. 2: Newest YouTube user to fight a takedown is copyright guru Lawrence Lessig Next up today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that copyright expert Lawrence Lessig has teamed up with the Electronic Frontier Foundation to file a lawsuit against Liberation Music, which they say removed a YouTube video of Lessig’s even though it was not… [read post]
26 Jul 2010, 1:00 pm by Dennis Crouch
(See Joe Mullin’s article quoting Mark Lemley as saying “Now we're halfway in between.”).  [read post]
29 Jul 2013, 8:25 am by Jonathan Bailey
In the meantime, the office of the Director-General has asked the QNU to stop using the image and to apologize for its use. 3: Dentist Who Used Copyright to Silence Her Patients is on the Run Finally today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that dentist Dr. [read post]
14 Jun 2016, 6:00 am by Jonathan Bailey
The judge denied the motion and that puts the case on track to begin today. 2: Prenda Lawyers Lose Key Appeal, Will Pay $230k Sanction Next up today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that Prenda Law has lost its appeal at the 9th Circuit and wll be forced to pay some $230,000 in sanctions and legal fees for their scheme. [read post]
6 Oct 2014, 1:09 pm by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Apple Will Face $350M Trial Over iPod DRM First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that Apple will likely be facing down a trial related to their digital rights management (DRM) practices before 2009, where a class of consumers claim that the company used its FairPlay DRM system to both lock in their customers and lock out competitors. [read post]
3 Jun 2013, 7:45 am by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Prenda Buys a $100,000 Bond, While Former Lawyer Gibbs Pleads for Leniency First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica has a series of series of Prenda Law updates including news that the organization has backed out of yet another case where it was asked to post a bond, successfully posted a $100,000 bond in another case where it was being hit up for attorneys fees and sancations and a new article indicates that Steel and Hansmeier were… [read post]
9 Jan 2013, 10:57 am by Jonathan Bailey
Finally today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that, at CES, a panel on copyright, which featured prominent proponents of copyright reform, hinted that 2013 may be a big year for a push back against copyright. [read post]
25 Mar 2014, 11:15 am by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Judge to Porn Trolls: IP Addresses Aren’t People First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that a judge in Florida has tossed a lawsuit filed by Malibu Media against a defendant only identified by an IP address, saying that there is nothing that links the IP address to the identity of the person downloading video illegally. [read post]
22 Nov 2010, 11:30 am by Daniel Corbett
As Joe Mullin at paidContent.org points out: So why hasn’t Gillis been hauled in front of a judge by the music industry? [read post]
12 Feb 2014, 9:11 am by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: “Happy Birthday” Copyright Defense: Those “Words” and “Text” Are Ours First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that Warner/Chappell Music has filed a new status update in the “Happy Birthday” lawsuit that may outline some of the arguments it will be making to defend its claim of copyright ownership in the song. [read post]
22 May 2013, 1:28 pm by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Prenda Blows Sanctions Deadline, Ordered to Pay an Extra $1,000 Per Day First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that Prenda Law, the copyright “troll” organization that became well known for mass lawsuits involving suspected BitTorrent pornography pirates, has been hit with an additional $1,000 per day penalty for its failure to pay or post bond on an $81,000 judgment against them. [read post]
28 May 2016, 10:20 am by Walter Olson
Some coverage: Jillian Kay Melchior/NRO last July, Emma Brown/Washington Post last September, Ian Tuttle/NRO in February, Roger Parloff/Fortune, Joe Mullin and Jonathan Kaminsky/ArsTechnica. [read post]
14 Oct 2009, 11:15 am
* Joe Mullin: "Troll Tracker" blogger defamation lawsuit settles Cyberbullying * Larry Magid on the definitions of cyberbullying * US v Voneida: 3d Circuit says student's MySpace postings were "true threats" that supported 19 month sentence * Smoking Gun: Placing a bogus Craigslist ad is being prosecuted as felony cyberbullying [read post]
24 Nov 2014, 10:13 am by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Class-Action Suit Says Rightscorp Makes Illegal, Harassing Phone Calls First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that attorney Morgan Pietz has filed a class action suit against copyright protection firm Rightscorp, alleging that the company violated both federal and state laws in its efforts to settle copyright disputes on behalf of its clients. [read post]
27 Nov 2012, 2:15 pm by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Porn Copyright Troll Sues Verizon, Angry it Won’t Cough Up User Names First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that Patrick Collins Inc, Third Degree Films and Malibu Media, three adult entertainment companies, have sued Verizon claiming that the ISP has not been quick enough in turning over user information. [read post]
18 Nov 2014, 10:49 am by Jonathan Bailey
These recommendations come from an earlier, if controversial, report that put these suggestions forward. 3: Rightscorp Nails 30,000 users for Piracy in One Month, Still Loses Money Finally today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that copyright enforcement company Rightscorp has increased its revenue and activity, but is still losing money and may be forced to close down. [read post]
1 Dec 2014, 11:40 am by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Music Publishers Finally Pull the Trigger, Sue an ISP Over Piracy First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that BMG Rights Management and Round Hill Music have filed a lawsuitagainst U.S. [read post]
27 Nov 2012, 2:15 pm by Jonathan Bailey
Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Porn Copyright Troll Sues Verizon, Angry it Won’t Cough Up User Names First off today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that Patrick Collins Inc, Third Degree Films and Malibu Media, three adult entertainment companies, have sued Verizon claiming that the ISP has not been quick enough in turning over user information. [read post]
8 Apr 2014, 11:09 am by Jonathan Bailey
The complaint lists some 30 films that were allegedly pirated on the site and also named Dotcom as well as other employees as personal defendants, in addition to the company itself. 2: Porn Site that Spews Copyright Suits Uses Lie Detectors on Defendants Next up today, Joe Mullin at Ars Technica reports that a court document filed by Malibu Media has shed new light on the company’s copyright enforcement operations. [read post]