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Essex Internet Law LL.M.: Copyright in thirteen clips | Lex Ferenda

Essex Internet Law LL.M.: Copyright in thirteen clips | Lex Ferenda | Media Law | Scoop.it
"Freedom of Expression and the Internet" 14 Nov 2012 18:00-19:30 - IALS Events / Institute of Advanced Legal Studies: Speakers: Professor Lorna Woods, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Law, City University ...
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Privacy for All? – Paul Bernal « Inforrm's Blog

Privacy for All? – Paul Bernal « Inforrm's Blog | Media Law | Scoop.it
Indeed, the kind of intrusion that inspired Warren and Brandeis' seminal piece The Right to Privacy in the Harvard Law Review as long ago as 1890. We can rant and rage about it, put laws in place and try to establish press ...
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Are Books Doomed? The Rise of E-Reading [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are Books Doomed? The Rise of E-Reading [INFOGRAPHIC] | Media Law | Scoop.it
The tactile pleasure of worn pages between your fingers is hard to replace. But when it comes to encouraging people to embrace the written word, e-readers trump their physical counterparts.
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Class 1: Intro to Entrepreneurial Journalism

Class 1: Intro to Entrepreneurial Journalism | Media Law | Scoop.it
What does entrepreneurial journalism look like?
Once upon a time, journalists were told to stay away from the business side of their industry. The idea was that it was corrupting, that the taint of...
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Steve Buttry: Students already consume news digital-first; student media should follow suit

Steve Buttry: Students already consume news digital-first; student media should follow suit | Media Law | Scoop.it
"The choice for student media is simple: Slide into irrelevancy even faster than professional media that fail to adapt, or race into the digital future and help show them the way."...
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Why paywalls don't mean better journalism

Why paywalls don't mean better journalism | Media Law | Scoop.it
Some proponents of newspaper paywalls -- including a columnist in the Columbia Journalism Review -- argue that charging readers for content results in better journalism than the free and advertising-supported model used by many digital publishers.
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New BBC chief vows to re-invent content, not just re-purpose it

New BBC chief vows to re-invent content, not just re-purpose it | Media Law | Scoop.it
In a bold first-day speech, the BBC's new boss says the corporation must stop thinking that online innovation means repurposing broadcast content and instead 'create genuinely digital content for the first time'.
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The Structural Weakness of Internet Speech - Citizen Media Law Project (blog)

The Structural Weakness of Internet Speech - Citizen Media Law Project (blog) | Media Law | Scoop.it
The Structural Weakness of Internet SpeechCitizen Media Law Project (blog)It is hard to look at the international protests surrounding the Innocence of Muslims video and the contemporaneous (though seemingly unrelated) fatal attack on the U.S.
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NLRB Publishes First Social Media Decision; Applies Prior GC Memos

NLRB Publishes First Social Media Decision; Applies Prior GC Memos | Media Law | Scoop.it
Employee use of social media – and employer regulation of that use – continues to draw a virtually...
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Copyright Issues on the Legislative Agenda for 2012-2013 ...

Copyright Issues on the Legislative Agenda for 2012-2013 ... | Media Law | Scoop.it
Anti Piracy Initiatives; Internet; International Agreements; Music Licensing; Book Licensing; and TV Broadcast Issues. ... 12 Key Components to Building a Successful Website · Antitrust Law Basics · Antitrust Sports Exemptions ....
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New Tension Over Russian Media Law - Wall Street Journal (blog)

New Tension Over Russian Media Law - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Media Law | Scoop.it
RTNew Tension Over Russian Media LawWall Street Journal (blog)Mr. Nikoforov had spoken out against the law before it was passed in July.
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IT Law in Ireland: High Court: Bloggers can benefit from journalistic ...

IT Law in Ireland. Information Technology law issues with a focus on freedom of expression, privacy and other fundamental rights. Brought to you by TJ McIntyre. ...
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Concurring Opinions » Florida Law Review, 64:5 (September 2012)

Concurring Opinions » Florida Law Review, 64:5 (September 2012) | Media Law | Scoop.it
the Law, the Universe, and Everything ... Our Podcast. Subscribe to Law Talk ....
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Why Should Readers Buy the Sunday Paper if They Can Read It on the Web First?

Why Should Readers Buy the Sunday Paper if They Can Read It on the Web First? | Media Law | Scoop.it
Why do some articles appear online a number of days before they appear in print?
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Copyright reforms needed now, but future 'tweaking' without consultation must be avoided, says expert

Copyright reforms needed now, but future 'tweaking' without consultation must be avoided, says expert | Media Law | Scoop.it
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Kate's breasts, Pussy Riot, virginity tests and our attitude on women's bodies - CNN.com

Kate's breasts, Pussy Riot, virginity tests and our attitude on women's bodies - CNN.com | Media Law | Scoop.it
It seems as if we are in a time of unprecedented struggle over the meaning of women's bodies and sexuality.
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Post-Leveson, the press must become as accountable as the rest of us – David Puttnam

Post-Leveson, the press must become as accountable as the rest of us – David Puttnam | Media Law | Scoop.it
In the UK, the history of regulation, certainly regulation of the media, is one in which, time and again, successive governments lacked the “bottle” to enforce the powers that were avai...
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Twitter's dilemma: We own our tweets, but it still wants to control them

Twitter's dilemma: We own our tweets, but it still wants to control them | Media Law | Scoop.it
Twitter has argued that it doesn't own a user's tweets, but at the same time the company wants to control what users do with their content so that it can monetize the network.
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Jeff Jarvis: Here’s a blueprint for radical innovation in journalism education

Jeff Jarvis: Here’s a blueprint for radical innovation in journalism education | Media Law | Scoop.it
One-size-fits-all classes don't work in an environment where students' digital skills are so uneven. And journalism schools should be looking to serve the world beyond those who pay tuition.
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Three Myths Behind 'Internet Pirates Always Win' - Businessweek

Three Myths Behind 'Internet Pirates Always Win' - Businessweek | Media Law | Scoop.it
Three Myths Behind 'Internet Pirates Always Win'BusinessweekSmith points to a recent study of France's Hadopi (a new enforcement regime) to argue that anti-piracy laws do work.
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Godwin's law - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Godwin's law - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | Media Law | Scoop.it
Godwin's law: On the Internet, if you compare some one/thing to Nazis, you lose.
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Copyright Law. Copyright Protection. Internet Copyright. | Facebook

Copyright Law. Copyright Protection. Internet Copyright. | Facebook | Media Law | Scoop.it
Francine D. Ward | Business & Intellectual Property Lawyer wrote a note titled Copyright Law. Copyright Protection. Internet Copyright. Read the full text here.
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Guest Post by Professor David Rosen: Communications, Morals ...

Guest Post by Professor David Rosen: Communications, Morals ... | Media Law | Scoop.it
This is a developing paper to explore how Jurisprudentially, legally and morally we must be more socially responsible and more forward thinking to curb our enthusiasm for creation. This article relates to #Communications in ...
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