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Pokemon people in Aus can relax - we have a #copyright exception that covers building and permanent 3D art https://t.co/C7QpKYqp5e
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The IPKat: UK IPO finally speaks about the "facts" of IP post-Brexit

The IPKat: UK IPO finally speaks about the "facts" of IP post-Brexit | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
RT @wrothnie: UK IPO finally speaks about the "facts" of IP post-Brexit https://t.co/x0ro55AWUy #in
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Publishers Lose Another Round in GSU Copyright Case

Publishers Lose Another Round in GSU Copyright Case | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Judge Orinda Evans has once again rejected the publisher plaintiffs’ bid for sweeping injunctive relief in the Georgia State University e-reserves case, and affirmed that the plaintiffs must also pay GSU's legal costs.
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People in Music - Why Music Matters

People in Music - Why Music Matters | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Missed this on Wednesday? Listen to the podcast version: https://t.co/2pD8byK7Dm #MusicMatters #copyrightcreates https://t.co/IB3HOeXoDI
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When Publishers Ignore Copyright: Michael Healy, CCC

When Publishers Ignore Copyright: Michael Healy, CCC | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
In order to protect their revenue, publishers need to know about copyright battles being fought around the world, says CCC's Michael Healy.
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isoHunt Founder Settles with Music Industry for $66 Million - TorrentFreak

isoHunt Founder Settles with Music Industry for $66 Million - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
After a decade of lawsuits, the iconic torrent site IsoHunt has settled its last remaining legal dispute.
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The IPKat: Rome Court of First instance confirms once again that takedown requests do not need to include URLs

The IPKat: Rome Court of First instance confirms once again that takedown requests do not need to include URLs | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Rome Court of First instances confirms once again that takedown requests do not need to include URLs https://t.co/BiJ9DEi7iP
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Court Orders News Site Blocked Following Article Piracy - TorrentFreak

Court Orders News Site Blocked Following Article Piracy - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Blocking torrent and streaming sites is a regular occurrence in many countries but the practice is now extending to other areas.
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Kiwi filmmaker takes on US company over footage

Kiwi filmmaker takes on US company over footage | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Geoff Mackley is a filmmaker - and while the internet's a great source of income for him, recently it's been an increasing source of frustration when his footage is stolen.
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Is Our Love of Netflix and Spotify Really Reducing Piracy?

Is Our Love of Netflix and Spotify Really Reducing Piracy? | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Digital streaming services like Netflix and Spotify are reducing piracy, according to an article in the
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Computer and Internet Updates for 2016-07-11 | Barry Sookman

Computer and Internet Updates for 2016-07-11 | Barry Sookman | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield 2.0 Signed, Sealed and Delivered https://t.co/JejWTm6iNe -> Case Law: Cartier v BSkyB, Website blocking orders against ISPs upheld
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Fair Use Threatens Innovation, Copyright Holders Warn - TorrentFreak

Fair Use Threatens Innovation, Copyright Holders Warn - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Various music and movie industry groups have warned that fair use exceptions are a threat. The groups were responding to proposals put forward in Australia by the Government's Productivity Commission.
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Case Law: Cartier v BSkyB, Website blocking orders against ISPs upheld – Kaisa Patsalides

Case Law: Cartier v BSkyB, Website blocking orders against ISPs upheld – Kaisa Patsalides | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
On 6 July 2016 the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in Cartier International AG and others v British Sky Broadcasting Limited and others, ([2016] EWCA Civ 658) dismissing an appeal against an order requiring internet service providers (“ISPs”)...
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IP and BREXIT: The facts - News stories - GOV.UK

IP and BREXIT: The facts - News stories - GOV.UK | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Facts on the future of intellectual property laws following following the recent Referendum decision.
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The 1709 Blog: High noon for Getty Images as a photographer bites back

The 1709 Blog: High noon for Getty Images as a photographer bites back | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
RT @wrothnie: Getty bites a photographer - and the photographer bites back https://t.co/N9VwD00SmY #copy #usa #in
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Educational Institutions & Libraries: Using Book Covers

Following from this, we've now updated our Book Covers information sheet @ALIANational https://t.co/kJpiDiZaRD https://t.co/2MJZbm2mcI
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Piracy site-blocking case hinges on pending precedent, arrest of alleged Kickass Torrents owner | ZDNet

Piracy site-blocking case hinges on pending precedent, arrest of alleged Kickass Torrents owner | ZDNet | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The case between music studios and ISPs will largely be determined by the decision pending in Foxtel and Roadshow's current case, as well as whether Kickass Torrents is shut down after the arrest of its alleged owner.
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US copyright law faces legal challenge - BBC News

US copyright law faces legal challenge - BBC News | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Digital rights group the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) attempts to overturn parts of US copyright law which, it says, are unconstitutional.
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20th Century Fox Accuses Kim Dotcom of Asset Freeze Breach - TorrentFreak

20th Century Fox Accuses Kim Dotcom of Asset Freeze Breach - TorrentFreak | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
20th Century Fox has accused Kim Dotcom of breaching a freeze on his assets imposed following his arrest in 2012.
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The Risky Relationship Between Curation and Copyright

The Risky Relationship Between Curation and Copyright | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
A video interview with Fiona Phillips of the Australian Copyright Council on copyright and content curation for learning and elearning.
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Richard C. Owens: Fix Canada’s copyright law before it puts publishers out of business

Richard C. Owens: Fix Canada’s copyright law before it puts publishers out of business | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The law allows schools to copy almost any amount of material without compensating publishers
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Osborne Clarke – an International Legal Practice: How far can the English courts go in blocking websites - and who pays?

Osborne Clarke – an International Legal Practice: How far can the English courts go in blocking websites - and who pays? | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
How far can the English courts go in blocking websites - and who pays? https://t.co/OzAVmyBOub
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Vimeo’s Second Circuit DMCA Safe Harbor Win Over Capitol Records

Vimeo’s Second Circuit DMCA Safe Harbor Win Over Capitol Records | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
This is an important DMCA safe harbor opinion. It’s from the Second Circuit, an influential court, and it extends the Second Circuit’s 2012 key Viacom v. YouTube ruling in important way…
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Copyright reform must consider economics of territoriality | The Parliament Magazine

Copyright reform must consider economics of territoriality | The Parliament Magazine | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Article about EU has lessons for Aus: #Copyright reform must consider economics of territoriality (@ParliMag) https://t.co/vSeJk2tIuG
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Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2016-07-09 | Barry Sookman

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2016-07-09 | Barry Sookman | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2016-07-02 https://t.co/AQUQHUucAa -> Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2016-07-02 https://t.co/i30pg74GHT
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