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3 Count: Bass Pro Copy

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:05:22 +0000

Movie studios team with Amazon and Netflix to sue SET TV, Neil deGrasse Tyson hits back in lawsuit over portrait used in StarTalk and Bass Pro Shop sued over a lure...

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Eyvindr The Plagiarist

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:30:16 +0000

Eyvindr Finnsson is one of the most important skalds of Norwegian history. He's mentioned in the country's national antehm, homaged in video games and his works are studied today. So why do we call him Eyvindr The Plagiarist?

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3 Count: MLB Ejection

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:05:35 +0000

Researchgate partially settles its battle with scientific publishers, YouTuber sues another YouTube over stolen character and MLB strikes out Twitter account that shared gifs.

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3 Count: Zombie Monkey

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:05:41 +0000

Ninth Circuit revives monkey selfie lawsuit, though no one wants it to, WWE and 2K Games sued over Randy Orton's tattoos and Taylor Swift loses bid to collect attorney's fees in Shake it Off case.

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Understanding the Redbox/Disney War

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:30:53 +0000

The battle between Redbox and Disney has been a long time coming. However, this legal blood feud may have significant implications copyright and first sale.

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3 Count: Blurred Banc

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:05:21 +0000

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams want a rematch in the Blurred Lines appeal, Spotify buys licensing tech company and judge tosses copyright allegations against Emma Cline.

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What is a Copyright Troll?

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:30:11 +0000

Attorney Richard Liebowitz has filed hundreds of lawsuits on behalf of photographers, earning him condemnation as a copyright troll. But is that appropriate and, how do we stop mass copyright litigation?

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3 Count: Moving Forward

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:05:08 +0000

Music Modernization Act moves to a full vote in the House, Redbox makes new allegations against Disney and non-consensual pornography victim wins $6.4 million judgment.

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3 Count: Research Challenges

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:05:03 +0000

Music Publishers win key decision in case against Wolfgang's Vault, American Chemical Society gets broad injunction against Sci-Hub and academic publishers frustrated with ResearchGate.

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Copyright and Emoji

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:30:11 +0000

Emojis may be ubiquitous, but who, if anyone, owns them? When it comes to copyright, emojis are in a very unique place, enjoying all the rights of a visual work, but rarely seeing the enforcement.

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