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Pub appeal over live football case

Pub appeal over live football case | Media Rights | Scoop.it
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The landlord of a pub which lost a High Court battle against the Premier League over showing live football will appeal.

Anthony Luxton has to pay £65,000 costs for using a Danish satellite card intended for private use to show games at the Rhyddings in Swansea in 2012.

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Guernsey image rights register points way for Ireland

Guernsey image rights register points way for Ireland | Media Rights | Scoop.it
Irish courts have struggled to fill a gap in image rights legislation
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When does freedom of speech trump copyright?

When does freedom of speech trump copyright? | Media Rights | Scoop.it
Charles Swan: Copyright is not immune to Article 10 of the European convention of human rights any more than privacy is
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Don't Copyright Me launches to protect US schoolkids' homework (Wired UK)

Don't Copyright Me launches to protect US schoolkids' homework (Wired UK) | Media Rights | Scoop.it
A nonprofit has launched a petition in a response to a US school board's attempt to claim ownership over its students' and teachers' work
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Google's copyright war rages on - Telegraph

Google's copyright war rages on - Telegraph | Media Rights | Scoop.it
UK creative industries want the internet giant brought to heel, writes Katherine Rushton
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When Old, Out-of-Copyright Art Becomes Free Art

When Old, Out-of-Copyright Art Becomes Free Art | Media Rights | Scoop.it
An interview with Adam Green, co-founder of the out-of-copyright art archive the Public Domain
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Government must change copyright law to protect website browsing, says expert

Government must change copyright law to protect website browsing, says expert | Media Rights | Scoop.it
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US ends phone unlocking amnesty

US ends phone unlocking amnesty | Media Rights | Scoop.it
Americans now have to get permission to "unlock" their smartphone so it runs on more than one mobile network.
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BBC music row 'needs to be settled'

BBC music row 'needs to be settled' | Media Rights | Scoop.it
The director of BBC Cymru Wales denies that it is threatening Welsh language musicians in a dispute over royalties, and says the dispute cannot go on "endlessly".
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'Dumb Starbucks' owner revealed

'Dumb Starbucks' owner revealed | Media Rights | Scoop.it
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Parody of 'Starbucks' claims 'fair use' over trademark.

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First company registered under Guernsey image rights law

First company registered under Guernsey image rights law | Media Rights | Scoop.it
Guernsey Finance is the promotional body for Guernsey - one of the world’s premier IFCs, specialising in investment funds, fiduciary services, insurance, banking, asset management and increasingly cleantech.
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ORG Zine | Has the German government’s Leistungsschutzrecht just protected the Internet by mistake?

ORG Zine | Has the German government’s Leistungsschutzrecht just protected the Internet by mistake? | Media Rights | Scoop.it
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Zynga and EA resolve The Ville copyright case out of court

Zynga and EA resolve The Ville copyright case out of court | Media Rights | Scoop.it
Move to settle. Click to read the full 'Zynga and EA resolve The Ville copyright case out of court' news article. For more Zynga news and Facebook and social gaming news, visit PocketGamer.co.uk
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When Does "News" Really Fall Under The "News" Exemption Of The Copyright "Fair Use" Doctrine? - Intellectual Property - United States

19 Feb 2013 - United States - Intellectual Property - When Does News Really Fall Under The News Exemption Of The Copyright Fair Use Doctrine?
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Framing under German law – liability for copyright infringements | Lexology

Framing under German law – liability for copyright infringements | Lexology | Media Rights | Scoop.it
The German Higher Regional Court of Cologne decided that someone who provided a link to a third party´s webpage, displaying the external…
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WIPO Negotiations Over Changes To Copyright For Those With Disabilities Once Again Shrouded In Secrecy | Techdirt

WIPO Negotiations Over Changes To Copyright For Those With Disabilities Once Again Shrouded In Secrecy | Techdirt | Media Rights | Scoop.it
We've talked about the latest efforts concerning a treaty for the blind and others with disabilities, which will carve out some rules to give them slightly more rights to ignore certain copyrights in order to allow them to access some works.
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Pirate Bay files crime report against Finnish copyright cops

Pirate Bay files crime report against Finnish copyright cops | Media Rights | Scoop.it
Making a stand against copyright theft
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Is piracy a Mega problem for Hollywood?

Is piracy a Mega problem for Hollywood? | Media Rights | Scoop.it
File-hosting site Mega has faced intense criticism about the sort of files it has been hosting but is it just Mega's problem that copyrighted content is shared illegally?
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