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You CAN'T jail online pirates for 10 years, legal eagles tell UK govt

You CAN'T jail online pirates for 10 years, legal eagles tell UK govt | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Public consultation earns plans an unstintingly scathing attack from lawyers
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Music Streaming Now Generates Trillions Of Plays -- But Are Royalties Keeping Up? | Billboard

Music Streaming Now Generates Trillions Of Plays -- But Are Royalties Keeping Up? | Billboard | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
A lot of advertising gets slathered on A Trillion Streams, and served to the most highly prized consumer demographic... no wonder Google/YouTube, Spotify and Pandora are so opposed to non-free, sub...
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Photographers net thousands as copyright infringement soars

Photographers net thousands as copyright infringement soars | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Litigious photographers are labelled copyright trolls after netting thousands of dollars in compensation from companies who refuse to license stolen images.
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Productivity Commission to scrutinise Australia's intellectual property regime

Productivity Commission to scrutinise Australia's intellectual property regime | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The Productivity Commission will conduct an inquiry into the impact of Australia's intellectual property regime.
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Federal Circuit Stops Downstream Enforcement of Standard-Essential DVD Patents

Federal Circuit Stops Downstream Enforcement of Standard-Essential DVD Patents | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
by Dennis Crouch The case here is interesting and important - especially as it relates to patent pools and FRAND &helip;
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Judge smacks down DBC's pirate letter

Judge smacks down DBC's pirate letter | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Surprise ruling gives ISP customers brief reprieve.
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What now after the Dallas Buyers Club pirate claim is rejected as 'surreal'?

What now after the Dallas Buyers Club pirate claim is rejected as 'surreal'? | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The Federal Court has said no to an attempt to claim potentially thousands of dollars from people who illegally downloaded the movie Dallas Buyers Club. But the downloaders are not in the clear yet.
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SOPA, PIPA, and the Future of Copyright - Rutgers Sports and Entertainment Law Symposium

November 7, 2013 at Rutgers School of Law (Camden) Panelists include: Michael A. Carrier Joe Serritella Mitch Stoltz Moderated by William McNichol Michael ...
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Dallas Buyers Club LLC v iiNet Limited (No 4) [2015] FCA 838

NEWS Dallas Buyers Club - the sequel http://t.co/L1d83rKC1M
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The 1709 Blog: Shakira Plagiarism Verdict Reversed

The 1709 Blog: Shakira Plagiarism Verdict Reversed | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Shakira Plagiarism Verdict Reversed http://t.co/gE15YtiT4f now that's a fact pattern! #in
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European Parliament Blazes a Path for Overdue Copyright Reform - EFF

European Parliament Blazes a Path for Overdue Copyright Reform - EFF | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Today the European Parliament adopted an important resolution on Harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights [PDF].
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Men at Work’s Colin Hay says Down Under lawsuit ‘contributed’ to death of his dad and bandmate

Men at Work’s Colin Hay says Down Under lawsuit ‘contributed’ to death of his dad and bandmate | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
COLIN Hay has revealed he believes the stress from the copyright case over Men at Work’s Down Under contributed to the death of both his father Jim and bandmate Greg Ham.
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Roscomnadzor warns YouTube on possible access restriction for copyright infringement | Russia Beyond The Headlines

Roscomnadzor warns YouTube on possible access restriction for copyright infringement | Russia Beyond The Headlines | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The Russian communications watchdog Roscomnadzor has officially warned YouTube that access to its services may be restricted if copyright infringement persists
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Government announces economic analysis of ALRC copyright recommendations

Government announces economic analysis of ALRC copyright recommendations | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Way more than an everyday interest in IP
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Instagram Food Porn Violates Copyright Law Says German Court

German copyright laws protect "elaborately arranged food."
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Productivity Commission inquiry into Australia’s intellectual property arrangements | The Hon Joe Hockey MP

Productivity Commission inquiry into Australia’s intellectual property arrangements | The Hon Joe Hockey MP | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
NEWS PC Inquiry Into IP announced http://t.co/uWzbf0UeIw
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Productivity Commission to review all IP laws

Productivity Commission to review all IP laws | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Minister announce Productivity Commission to review Australia's IP laws
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Dallas Buyers Club dealt major blow in Federal Court iiNet piracy case

Dallas Buyers Club dealt major blow in Federal Court iiNet piracy case | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Australians who pirated the Oscar-winning film Dallas Buyers Club can rest easy, at least for now.
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Dallas Buyers' Club: no sale (yet)

Dallas Buyers' Club: no sale (yet) | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Perram J has refused to allow Dallas Buyers Club LLC to send out its proposed letters of demand to the account holders identified through its preliminary discovery application.
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Anish Kapoor accuses China of copying 'bean' sculpture - BBC News

Anish Kapoor accuses China of copying 'bean' sculpture - BBC News | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Artist Anish Kapoor complains of plagiarism following reports that a sculpture similar to one he made for Chicago has been constructed in China.
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Attorney-general commissions cost-benefit analysis of digital copyright reform | ZDNet

Attorney-general commissions cost-benefit analysis of digital copyright reform | ZDNet | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
An economic analysis into the ALRC's recommendation to adopt a flexible fair use provision in regards to digital copyright in Australian law has been commissioned, with the AG concerned about the costs to rights holders.
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Current issues, reforms and reviews | Attorney-General's Department

Re last: AG announcement of cost/benefit analysis of ALRC fair use recommendation is here on AGD site: http://t.co/zQAmZIEBzd
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Channel Nine gets four games live a week in new NRL $925 million TV deal

Channel Nine gets four games live a week in new NRL $925 million TV deal | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
Channel Nine has secured the rights to screen live rugby league matches on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and Sunday as part of a new $925 million free-to-air TV deal.
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The 1709 Blog: Graffiti Artist Rime Sues Moschino For Copyright Infringement

The 1709 Blog: Graffiti Artist Rime Sues Moschino For Copyright Infringement | Copyright news and views from around the world | Scoop.it
The 1709 Blog: Graffiti Artist Rime Sues Moschino For Copyright Infringement http://t.co/3IAOahhXyN
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