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Archive: May 2012

RIPL China Symposium Issue “Applications of Intellectual Property Law in China” Now Available in eBook Format

Posted by Harini Ganesh on Thursday, May 17th, 2012

The Volume 11, Special Symposium Issue on the “Applications of Intellectual Property Law in China” is now available in e-book format. You can download a Kindle, Nook, or iBook version of the Symposium issue for your e-reader today. The e-book version costs $2.99 at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and the Apple iBook/iTunes store.

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Viacom v. YouTube and the Capricious Contours of the DMCA Safe Harbors

Posted by Ross Drath on Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

On April 5, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit filed its highly anticipated decision in Viacom International, Inc., v. YouTube, Inc.[1] Legal Background In 1998, Congress passed the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act (OCILLA) as part of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).[2] OCILLA was conceived as a compromise between the interests…

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