Latest News for: Copyright statute


Big Tech Launches Campaign to Defend AI Use

The Hollywood Reporter 07 Jun 2024
Chamber of Progress, a tech industry coalition whose members include Amazon, Apple and Meta, is launching a campaign to defend the legality of using copyrighted works to train artificial intelligence systems ... California has yet to update its statute.

US Supreme Court opens door for once-barred copyright claims

Maryland Daily Record 28 May 2024
Supreme Court answered the question of when a copyright plaintiff ...

Gavel to Gavel: Limits on copyright infringement not limited

The Journal Record 23 May 2024
Earlier this month, the U.S. Supreme Court resolved a split between the circuit courts over whether the Copyright Act’s three-year statute of limitations limits the amount of damages a plaintiff may recover to a three-year period ... .

Supreme Court rules for producer against music giant Warner in copyright case

Boing Boing 13 May 2024
The case "turned on whether copyright damages are limited to the period of infringement that occurred ...

Supreme Court Opens Doors to Massive Copyright Infringement Damages In Case Against Warner Music

The Hollywood Reporter 10 May 2024
It found that the three-year statute of limitations doesn’t begin until the copyright owner “knows or has reason to know were injured.” The finding endorsed application of the ...

Supreme Court allows copyright claim tied to rapper Flo Rida track to proceed

CNN 09 May 2024
The 11th US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Nealy could sue for damages as far back as 2008 despite a three-year statute of limitations in copyright law, and on Thursday, the Supreme Court agreed.

New York appeals court overturns Harvey Weinstein's 2020 rape conviction from landmark #MeToo trial

NBC Bay Area 25 Apr 2024
The remedy for these egregious errors is a new trial.” ... U.S. & World. Supreme Court 3 hours ago ... They argued the rape charge could not be retried because it involves alleged conduct outside the statute of limitations. Copyright AP - Associated Press.

Tennessee government anti-choice crusade

The Tennessee Tribune 11 Apr 2024
By Ivan Sanchez ... Opponents to the current exemption note that doctors in Tennessee are worried about their professional livelihood if they perform an abortion with the vagueness of the current statute ... Copyright 2024 TNTRIBUNE, All rights reserved. .

CISA’s cyber incident reporting rules will apply to 316K entities

Federal News Radio 27 Mar 2024
... setting up the connections so that we can immediately share the reports with our interagency partners as required under the statute,” the official said. Copyright © 2024 Federal News Network.

‘Poohniverse,’ is horror versions of classic children’s characters. Is Disney allowing it?

Florida Today 19 Mar 2024
Public domain is a frequently used term in copyright parlance, yet it isn't defined in copyright statutes. According to Copyright Laws, the phrase is commonly used to refer to content that isn't protected by copyright law.

Former US soldier arrested as a suspect in a killing in Germany nearly 46 years ago

Olean Times Herald 01 Mar 2024
BERLIN (AP) — A 66-year-old man accused of killing a woman when he was stationed in Germany as a U.S ... The man was detained on Feb ... jail ... Murder does not fall under the statute of limitations in Germany. Copyright 2024 The Associated Press ... .

More News Publishers Sue OpenAI Over Copyright Claims As Legal Strategy Shifts

The Hollywood Reporter 29 Feb 2024
The suit is believed to be the first against OpenAI from creators or publishers that does not allege copyright infringement and instead advances allegations that the company removed copyright management information.

Editorial Roundup: Missouri

News-Press Now 27 Feb 2024
Missouri’s own anti-abortion statute declares that “Almighty God is the author of life.” ... Copyright 2024 The Associated Press.

LA ethics panel rejects proposed fine for ex-CBS exec Les Moonves over police probe interference

Courier Express 22 Feb 2024
The Los Angeles County district attorney declined to file criminal charges against Moonves in 2018, saying the statute of limitations from Golden-Gottlieb’s allegations had expired. Copyright 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved ... ....

US Supreme Court may dump Warner Music dispute over copyright damages

Union Leader 21 Feb 2024
... liable for actions that occurred prior to the three-year statute of limitations for filing such litigation ... statute of limitations for bringing copyright-infringement cases after discovering a claim.