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Copyright trolls suffer big loss

Commentary: EFF's Parker Higgins explains why a federal appeals court decision has knocked out the underpinnings of the business model used by copyright trolls.

By May 28, 2014

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With Aereo, Supreme Court digs into copyright nuances

The justices grill both TV-streaming service Aereo and the broadcasters suing it to interpret what is public, what is private, and whether copies of the same thing are really different at all.

By April 22, 2014

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Pandora sued by record labels for copyright infringement

Sony, Warner, and Universal argue that under state law, the music streaming service must pay license fees for songs recorded before 1972.

By April 17, 2014

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UK copyright law change will let you rip CDs starting June 1

It might be years too late, but at least those who own media will soon be able to copy it onto their computers legally.

By March 31, 2014

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Android app pirates plead guilty to copyright infringement

The Justice Department makes its first ever conviction against counterfeit mobile app distributors. The men that ran the AppBucket Web site reportedly distributed more than one million copyrighted apps.

By March 24, 2014

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Google, Viacom settle outmoded YouTube copyright suit

After seven years of back-and-forth legal jabs, YouTube's owner and the parent of MTV and Comedy Central settle a fight that has become an anachronism.

By March 18, 2014

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Fair use provision recommended for Australian copyright law

The ALRC has recommended fair use provisions for Australian copyright law. It has been branded as "controversial" by Attorney-General George Brandis.

By February 13, 2014

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Google yanks Themer app after Apple copyright complaint

Apple claimed copyright over icons used in a theme giving an iOS look to Android phones. Themer pulled the theme last week, but it took more than a week for the app to return.

By February 10, 2014

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Prince drops $22M copyright suit against Facebook fans

After alleging that 22 people linked to bootleg recordings of his concerts, the pop artist dismisses the far-fetched lawsuit.

By January 29, 2014

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Authors Guild appeals decision in Google Books copyright suit

The trade association for authors appeals a judge's decision to dismiss its lawsuit against the Web giant for scanning and digitizing millions of books without copyright holders' permission.

By December 30, 2013