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Aereo heading to the US Supreme Court?

Aereo heading to the US Supreme Court? | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Aereo’s business model of re-transmitting TV broadcasts without a license infringes copyright and should be shut down. Its business model is a “sham” designed to capitalize on perceived loopholes in the US Copyright Act.
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Google slams Australian piracy site-blocking legislation | ZDNet

Google slams Australian piracy site-blocking legislation | ZDNet | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The burden placed on companies to block copyright-infringing websites is not justified by the evidence that site-blocking regimes are effective, according to Google.
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Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation & Ors v Sky UK Ltd & Ors [2015] EWHC 1082 (Ch) (28 April 2015)

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation & Ors v Sky UK Ltd & Ors [2015] EWHC 1082 (Ch) (28 April 2015) | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Interesting in light of Bill in Aus RT .@bsookman
Blocking orders against Popcorn time websites made in UK http://t.co/FUOuu67RDd
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Hollywood Studios Win Landmark Court Victory Blocking Popcorn Time Sites

Hollywood Studios Win Landmark Court Victory Blocking Popcorn Time Sites | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
A High Court Justice in England makes a decision to cut off access even after finding problems with MPAA member arguments.
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The need for a new Copyright Act: a case study in law reform : Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property

The need for a new Copyright Act: a case study in law reform : Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The need for a new Copyright Act: a case study in law reform : http://t.co/HmZLtskuyD [Must read on UK CR law from Sir Richard Arnold]
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Artist Resale Royalty and Artist-Museum Partnership Bills Re-Introduced | The National Law Review

Artist Resale Royalty and Artist-Museum Partnership Bills Re-Introduced | The National Law Review | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
In recent weeks, two potentially important bills that would establish significant rights in favor of artists were re-introduced in the United States Congress. One, the Artist-Museum Partnership
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Copyright Industries continue to be a significant contributor to the Australian Economy - News & Policy - Australian Copyright Council

NEWS: #Copyright Industries continue to be significant contributor to the Australian economy http://t.co/GANq03w9r4
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Happy birthday YouTube! The Digital Millennium Copyright Act sends its love

Happy birthday YouTube! The Digital Millennium Copyright Act sends its love | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
It's easy to focus on DMCA abuse, but YouTube—really the Web—wouldn't exist as is without it.
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5 Seriously Dumb Myths About Copyright the Media Should Stop Repeating

5 Seriously Dumb Myths About Copyright the Media Should Stop Repeating | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Every year around Shakespeare’s birthday, which has also been declared World Book and Copyright Day, I see articles popp…
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Rebecca Tushnet's 43(B)log: Deducting points for a 3-point landing in copyright claim

Rebecca Tushnet's 43(B)log: Deducting points for a 3-point landing in copyright claim | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Deducting points for a 3-point landing in copyright claim http://t.co/C2viOu2wac
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The 1709 Blog: Who has adopted the Orphans?

The 1709 Blog: Who has adopted the Orphans? | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Who has adopted the Orphans? http://t.co/jBSPRG5dIa #uk #in
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Pirates won't pay more under TPP

Pirates won't pay more under TPP | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Australian internet pirates have escaped tougher sanctions as the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement nears completion.
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The IPKat: General Court says "checkmate" to Louis Vuitton's patterns

The IPKat: General Court says "checkmate" to Louis Vuitton's patterns | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
General Court says "checkmate" to Louis Vuitton's patterns http://t.co/opTo37wyn7 #ctm #eu #in not #distinctive
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Authors criticise Green Party plan to reduce copyright to 14 years

Authors criticise Green Party plan to reduce copyright to 14 years | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Philip Pullman and Jessie Burton join writers alarmed by the plans to reduce copyright in a pledge to 'encourage greater sharing'
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The IPKat: German Federal Court says that libraries have a right to digitise their collections

The IPKat: German Federal Court says that libraries have a right to digitise their collections | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
German Federal Court says that libraries have a right to digitise their collections http://t.co/QdMtlm818F
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The 1709 Blog: "Lending" online: more questions for the Court of Justice

The 1709 Blog: "Lending" online: more questions for the Court of Justice | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The 1709 Blog: "Lending" online: more questions for the CJEU http://t.co/S8K89F4LQ7
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Exporting Controversy? Reactions to the Copyright Provisions of the US-Australia Free Trade Agreement: Lessons for US Trade Policy by Kimberlee G. Weatherall, Robert Burrell :: SSRN

Exporting Controversy? Reactions to the Copyright Provisions of the US-Australia Free Trade Agreement: Lessons for US Trade Policy by Kimberlee G. Weatherall, Robert Burrell :: SSRN | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The United States has entered into a series of bilateral and plurilateral trade agreements over recent years. One of the openly acknowledged goals in pursuing s
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Will The American Law Institute 'Restate' Or Try To Rewrite U.S. Copyright Law?

Will The American Law Institute 'Restate' Or Try To Rewrite U.S. Copyright Law? | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
On April 24, 2013, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte announced that the committee would be undertaking "a wide review of our nation’s copyright laws and related enforcement mechanisms." Five months later, UC Berkeley School of Law Professor...
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Scintilla:Intellectual Property at Allens: Representations as to future profit – a fine balancing act

Scintilla:Intellectual Property at Allens: Representations as to future profit – a fine balancing act | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
2 franchising cases: Representations as to future profit – a fine balancing act http://t.co/2JLMP4cd0K #in
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6 Current Copyright Cases More Important Than Blurred Lines

6 Current Copyright Cases More Important Than Blurred Lines | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Last month, the Blurred Lines case got a great deal of media attention, here are six cases that were overlooked that could be much more important.
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Blocking Torrents in the UK

Blocking Torrents in the UK | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
I enjoy teaching a variety of law related courses. Thus, in addition to our more standard IP offerings, I have also &helip;
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Copyright Extension in Canada Generating a Familiar Controversy

Copyright Extension in Canada Generating a Familiar Controversy | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Leonard Cohen's a fan. So is Bruce Cockburn and Randy "Taking Care of Business" Bachmann.
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The 1709 Blog: Copyright odds and ends

The 1709 Blog: Copyright odds and ends | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Arnold J says UK needs A new copyright act http://t.co/posNUyYw7C #in
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Canada to join international treaty to provide more reading materials for blind

Canada to join international treaty to provide more reading materials for blind | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Visually impaired Canadians long frustrated with a lack of accessible literature in the country will soon have access to hundreds of thousands of titles from collections around the world.
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Canadian Recording Industry: Works Entering the Public Domain Are Not in the Public Interest - Michael Geist

Canadian Recording Industry: Works Entering the Public Domain Are Not in the Public Interest - Michael Geist | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
On World Book and Copyright Day, it is worth noting how Graham Henderson, the President of Music Canada (formerly the Canadian Recording Industry Association) characterized the government's decision to extend the term of copyright in sound...
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