Slashdot Items Tagged "copyright"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:57AM Embedding Isn't Copyright Infringement, Says Italian Court
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:51PM Iceland is Suing a Supermarket That's Using Its Name
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:02PM $1 Billion Getty Images Public Domain Photograph Dispute is Over
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:58PM Major Cyberlocker EX.UA To Shut Down Amid Police Crackdown
Saturday November 12, 2016 @09:21PM President Obama Gives Up On The Trans-Pacific Partnership
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:55PM CBC Threatens Podcast App Makers, Argues that RSS Readers Violate Copyright
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @09:45AM CloudFlare Can Be Ordered To Disclose Science Piracy Website Owner Details
Monday October 31, 2016 @02:57PM 86-Year Old Grandma Accused of Pirating a Zombie Game
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:35PM CETA Signed Off As Wallonia Folds Under Pressure
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @10:31AM RIAA Seizes Wrong MP3Skull Domain
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:26PM EU Commission Proposes Mandatory Piracy Filters For Online Services
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @09:09AM EU Court Blocks Brazilian Company From Trademarking Sound Of a Ringing Phone
Monday September 12, 2016 @10:15AM Ubuntu Torrent Removed From Google Due To DMCA Complaint
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:02PM Linking Without Permission Violates Copyright, Rules EU Court
Thursday September 08, 2016 @06:53AM Top European court rules linking to an infringing work may infringe copyright
Monday September 05, 2016 @11:38AM Warner Bros Issues Takedown For Own Website
Monday September 05, 2016 @09:41AM Swedish ISP Attacks Copyright Trolls Over Trademark Infringement
Saturday August 27, 2016 @07:18PM EU Copyright Reform Proposes Search Engines Pay For Snippets
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:35PM BitTorrent Cases Filed By Malibu Media Will Proceed, Rules Judge
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @07:47PM Nintendo Shuts Down 'Pokemon Uranium' Fan Game After 1.5 Million Downloads
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:16PM Oracle Says Trial Wasn't Fair, It Should Have Known About Google Play For Chrome
Monday August 15, 2016 @01:02PM Reddit Tells Label It Won't Cough Up IP Address of Prerelease Music Pirate
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:14AM Rightscorp Threatens Every ISP in the United States
Thursday August 11, 2016 @02:26PM Bleeping Computer Countersues Maker of SpyHunter
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Saturday August 06, 2016 @10:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Sunday July 31, 2016 @07:39PM Chased Off of YouTube, Leaked 'No Man's Sky' Footage Runs to Pornhub
Thursday July 28, 2016 @02:03PM Getty Sued For $1 Billion For Selling Publicly Donated Photos
Thursday July 21, 2016 @11:21AM EFF Is Suing the US Government To Invalidate the DMCA's DRM Provisions
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @07:18PM Feds Seize KickassTorrents Domains and Arrest Owner In Poland
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @09:15AM Farmers Demand Right To Fix Their Own Dang Tractors
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @09:04AM YouTube Says Content Owners Made $1B Last Year -- So Music Labels Should Stop Complaining
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:37PM Sega Saturn's DRM Cracked Almost 23 Years After Launch
Sunday July 10, 2016 @05:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Friday July 08, 2016 @03:54PM Fair Use Threatens Innovation, Copyright Holders Warn
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:19PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Monday July 04, 2016 @03:06PM Blizzard Sues Overwatch 'Cheat' Maker For Copyright Infringement
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:43PM That Digital Music Service You Love Is a Terrible Business
Sunday July 03, 2016 @12:35PM ICANN: We Won't Pass Judgment On Pirate Sites
Saturday July 02, 2016 @09:12AM Aaron Swartz Ebook's DRM Has Been Cracked
Thursday June 30, 2016 @09:13AM NRA Complaint Takes Down 38,000 Websites
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:39PM Florida Man Sues Apple For $10+ Billion, Says He Invented iPhone Before Apple
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @02:47AM Activision Abuses DMCA To Take Knock Indie Game Entirely Off Steam
Friday June 24, 2016 @10:44PM From File-Sharing To Prison: The Story of a Jailed Megaupload Programmer
Friday June 24, 2016 @02:11PM Piracy Phishing Scam Targets US ISPs and Subscribers
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:46PM Comodo Attempting to Register 'Let's Encrypt' Trademarks, And That's Not Right
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @02:23PM 180 Artists, Labels Including Taylor Swift Take On YouTube, Join Copyright Plea
Saturday June 18, 2016 @09:43AM Court Slams Record Companies in New Vimeo/DMCA Ruling
Friday June 17, 2016 @09:00AM Apple iPhones Found to Have Violated Chinese Rival's Patent
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:55AM Pirate Bay Co-Founder Must Pay Record Labels $395,000
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @08:58AM Trent Reznor: YouTube Is Built On the Back Of Stolen Content
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @08:40PM Peter Thiel's Lawyer Wants To Silence Reporting On Trump's Hair
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @02:12PM AMC Threatens Copyright Lawsuit Over Walking Dead Spoiler
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:19PM Google Announces Support of the Controversial TPP
Friday June 10, 2016 @12:55PM Canada Federal Court Restrains Sale Of 'Pirate' Boxes
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @08:46AM YouTube Threatens Legal Action Against Video Downloader
Thursday May 26, 2016 @03:30PM Android Is 'Fair Use' As Google Beats Oracle In $9 Billion Lawsuit
Monday May 23, 2016 @10:04AM How Copyright Law Is Being Misused To Remove Material From the Internet
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:57AM Fox 'Stole' a Game Clip, Used It In Family Guy and DMCA'd the Original
Friday May 20, 2016 @09:32AM Declaring Code Is Not Code, Says Larry Page
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @07:19PM Copyright Trolls Rightscorp Are Teetering On The Verge Of Bankruptcy
Saturday May 14, 2016 @09:28PM EFF Confronts World Copyright Committee
Saturday May 14, 2016 @06:50PM Oracle V. Google Being Decided By Clueless Judge and Jury
Thursday May 12, 2016 @02:00PM DVDFab Has Ignored Court's Shut Down Order, AACS Says
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @05:01PM Apple Loses Exclusive Rights To 'iPhone' Trademark For Non-Smartphone Products In China
Saturday April 30, 2016 @05:27PM Australia: VPN Users Aren't Breaching Copyright
Saturday April 30, 2016 @11:44AM Ask Slashdot: Should This Photographer Sue A Hotel For $2M?
Saturday April 30, 2016 @08:51AM Language Creation Society Says Klingon Language Isn't Covered By Copyright
Friday April 29, 2016 @11:31AM US Calls Switzerland An Internet Piracy Haven
Monday April 25, 2016 @02:36PM Swedish ISP Vows to Protect Users From a Piracy Witch Hunt
Monday April 18, 2016 @10:57AM Google Books Can Proceed As Supreme Court Rejects Authors Guild Appeal
Sunday April 17, 2016 @07:58PM Sanders Campaign Accused of Trademark Bullying By Web Site
Thursday April 07, 2016 @07:03PM Blizzard Shuts Down Popular Fan-run 'Pirate' Server For Classic WoW
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:45AM Aussie Pirates Have Another Year Not To Worry About Warnings
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:35AM Anti-Piracy Firm Rightscorp Will Hijack Pirates' Browsers Until a Fine is Paid
Saturday April 02, 2016 @11:57PM The Music Industry Is Begging the US Government To Change Its Copyright Laws
Monday March 28, 2016 @04:34PM Oracle Seeks $9.3 Billion For Google's Use Of Java In Android
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @06:50AM Unofficial Answers: Why Does YouTube Seem So Biased?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @08:20PM EU Court Says Hotspot Owners Aren't Liable For 3rd-Party Piracy
Monday March 14, 2016 @08:52AM The Case Against Ratifying the Trans Pacific Partnership
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:36PM A California Jury Finds Copyright Infringement In an Interface
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @12:30AM Court Rules Batmobile Is Entitled To Copyright Protection
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @09:24PM YouTube Promises Changes To Copyright Claim Policy
Monday February 29, 2016 @11:54PM Documents Reveal Details of EU-US Privacy Shield Data Sharing Deal
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:58AM Ebay Shop Scrapes Thingiverse, Sells Designs In Violation of Creative Commons
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:50AM Disney Asking Employees To Help Fund Copyright Lobbying
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:27PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Shelved OSS Project Fixes?
Thursday February 25, 2016 @10:13AM Slysoft (of AnyDVD Fame) Closes After Increased International Pressure By AACS
Sunday February 21, 2016 @07:55PM TPP Change Means Drastically Higher Penalties For Copyright "Infringement"
Thursday February 18, 2016 @07:17PM Kanye West Is Reportedly Considering Legal Action Against the Pirate Bay
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @10:21PM Chief CETA Negotiator Says Treaty "Virtually Complete"
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @07:44PM Copyright Professor's Lecture Removed From YouTube Over Sony Content-ID Claim
Friday February 12, 2016 @06:50PM US Copyright Law Forces Wikimedia To Remove the Diary of Anne Frank
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:36AM Dallas Buyers Club LLC Abandons Fight Against Australian Pirates
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @11:51PM Dallas Buyers Club Gives up chasing pirates in Australia
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @08:36PM SCO vs. IBM Battle Over Linux May Finally Be Over
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:04AM In Japan, a Battle Brewing Over the Right To Record 4k and 8k Broadcasts
Friday February 05, 2016 @08:43AM K-12 CS Framework Draft: Kids Taught To 'Protect Original Ideas' In Early Grades
Thursday February 04, 2016 @02:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:34PM Torrents Time Lets Anyone Launch Their Own Web Version of Popcorn Time
Monday February 01, 2016 @07:37PM Fine Brothers File For Trademark On Word "React"
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:41AM Canadian Government Lobbies Europe To Pass CETA
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @03:30PM CBS, Others Sued For Copyright Infringement Over "Soft Kitty" In Big Bang Theory
Thursday December 24, 2015 @01:55PM Pirate Bay Cofounder Utterly Bankrupts the Music Industry
Saturday December 12, 2015 @12:15PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:50PM "Happy Birthday To You" Set To Finally Reach the Public Domain
Saturday December 05, 2015 @01:30AM Copyright Troll's Property Seized To Pay Bankruptcy Debts
Sunday November 29, 2015 @10:36AM Swedish Court Says ISPs Can't Be Forced To Block Pirate Bay
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Thursday November 19, 2015 @04:33PM YouTube Defending Select Videos Against DMCA Abuse
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:27AM Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Released (Officially, This Time)
Sunday November 01, 2015 @11:00AM Real-World Roadblocks To Implementing CISA
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @07:14AM Lawsuit Claims Buck Rogers Is In the Public Domain
Friday October 23, 2015 @07:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:20PM Ubuntu 15.10 'Wily Werewolf' Released
Thursday October 22, 2015 @08:07AM How Scientists Are Circumventing Journal Paywalls
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:30PM All Malibu Media Subpoenas In Eastern District NY Put On Hold
Saturday October 03, 2015 @05:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:41AM "Happy Birthday To You" Now Public Domain
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @10:02AM YouTube 'Dancing Baby' Copyright Ruling Sets Pre-Trial Fair Use Guideline
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:35AM What Ever Happened To Google Books?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:28AM Judge Rules That Inglewood, California Cannot Copyright Public Videos
Friday August 21, 2015 @07:50PM Germany Says Taking Photos Of Food Infringes The Chef's Copyright
Thursday August 20, 2015 @11:39AM Regionally Encoded Toner Cartridges 'to Serve Customers Better'
Thursday August 20, 2015 @10:49AM Movie Studio Sues Individual Popcorn Time Users For Infringement
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @09:53AM CNN and CBC Sued For Pirating YouTube Video
Friday August 14, 2015 @05:54PM Commodore Smartphone Hits Trademark Opposition
Sunday August 09, 2015 @04:10PM "Pixels" DMCA Takedown Even Worse Than We Thought
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:12PM TPP Copyright Chapter Leaks: Website Blocking, New Criminal Rules On the Way
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:56AM Interviews: Kim Dotcom Answers Your Questions
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Friday July 24, 2015 @09:58PM Georgia Lawmakers Sue Carl Malamud For Publishing Georgia Law
Thursday July 23, 2015 @08:07AM Universal Pictures Wants To Remove Localhost and IMDB Pages From Google Results
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:34PM Popular Torrent Site Disappears From Google After Penalty
Friday July 03, 2015 @05:17PM FBI Wants Pirate Bay Logs For Criminal Investigation Into Copyright Trolls
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:15AM SCOTUS Denies Google's Request To Appeal Oracle API Case
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Friday June 05, 2015 @10:16PM Supreme Court May Decide the Fate of APIs (But Also Klingonese and Dothraki)
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:37AM Bell Media President Says Canadians Are 'Stealing' US Netflix Content
Saturday May 30, 2015 @05:35PM Steve Albini: The Music Industry Is a Parasite -- and Copyright Is Dead
Saturday May 30, 2015 @03:33PM Can You Commit Copyright Infringement By Using Your Own Work?
Thursday May 28, 2015 @08:03AM US Justice Department Urges Supreme Court Not To Take Up Google v. Oracle
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @09:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Thursday May 21, 2015 @03:45PM Student Photographer Threatened With Suspension For Sports Photos
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @01:17PM Canadian Piracy Rates Plummet As Industry Points To New Copyright Notice System
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @07:43AM Swedish Court Orders Seizure of Pirate Bay Domains
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:22PM Canadian Prime Minister To Music Lobby: Here's Your Copyright Term Extension
Sunday May 10, 2015 @11:44AM Prison Messaging System JPay Withdraws Copyright Claims
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @02:16PM Europe Vows To Get Rid of Geo-Blocking
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @09:19AM Appeals Judge Calls Prenda an "Ingenious Crooked Extortionate Operation"
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @10:35AM Copyright For Sale: What the Sony Docs Say About MPAA Buying Political Influence
Saturday April 18, 2015 @07:21PM Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:37AM Legislation Would Force Radio Stations To Pay Royalties
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:23AM ESA Rebukes EFF's Request To Exempt Abandoned Games From Some DMCA Rules
Thursday April 09, 2015 @07:44AM Australian ISPs Must Hand Over Pirates' Info
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:48AM EU Commission Divided Over Nation-Specific Content Blocking
Friday March 13, 2015 @09:26PM UK Police and PRS Shut Down Karaoke Torrent Site
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @09:41AM UK ISPs Quietly Block Sites That List Pirate Bay Proxies
Sunday March 08, 2015 @08:04AM UK Gov't Asks: Is 10 Years In Jail the Answer To Online Pirates?
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @12:38PM Gritty 'Power Rangers' Short Is Not Fair Use
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @08:21AM Pandora Pays Artists $0.001 Per Stream, Thinks This Is "Very Fair"
Saturday February 21, 2015 @09:28AM Wired On 3-D Printers As Fraud Enablers
Friday February 20, 2015 @06:29PM Australian ISPs To Introduce '3-Strike' Style Anti-piracy Scheme
Thursday February 12, 2015 @08:43AM DMCA Exemption Campaign Would Let Fans Run Abandoned Games
Sunday January 25, 2015 @12:13PM Why We Still Can't Really Put Anything In the Public Domain
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @09:14PM The Strange Story of the First Quantum Art Exhibition In Space
Monday January 12, 2015 @01:10PM Canada's Copyright Notice Fiasco: Why the Government Bears Responsibility
Thursday January 01, 2015 @01:22PM Happy Public Domain Day: Works That Copyright Extension Stole From Us In 2015
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:32PM Sony Accused of Pirating Music In "The Interview"
Monday December 15, 2014 @01:03AM 9th Circuit Will Revisit "Innocence of Muslims" Takedown Order
Thursday December 11, 2014 @08:36AM Google News To Shut Down In Spain On December 16th
Monday December 01, 2014 @05:53PM Music Publishers Sue Cox Communications Over Piracy
Friday November 28, 2014 @09:01PM Creative Commons To Pass One Billion Licensed Works In 2015
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:22PM Kim Dotcom Says Legal Fight Has Left Him Broke
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @10:38AM Kim Dotcom Regrets Not Taking Copyright Law and MPAA "More Seriously"
Thursday November 20, 2014 @05:49PM UNSW Has Collected an Estimated $100,000 In Piracy Fines Since 2008
Thursday October 23, 2014 @01:58PM German Publishers Capitulate, Let Google Post News Snippets
Monday October 20, 2014 @10:35AM Google Changes 'To Fight Piracy' By Highlighting Legal Sites
Friday October 10, 2014 @05:48PM FBI Says It Will Hire No One Who Lies About Illegal Downloading
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:18AM Google Takes the Fight With Oracle To the Supreme Court
Thursday October 02, 2014 @07:37PM UK Copyright Reforms Legalize Back-Ups, Protect Parody
Saturday September 06, 2014 @02:09PM Deadmau5 Accuses Disney of Pirating His Music
Saturday September 06, 2014 @08:23AM DMCA Claim Over GPL Non-Compliance Shuts Off Minecraft Plug-Ins
Thursday September 04, 2014 @07:29AM After Celebrity Photo Leaks, 4chan Introduces DMCA Policy
Saturday August 23, 2014 @09:49AM BBC and FACT Shut Down Doctor Who Fansite
Wednesday August 20, 2014 @11:20AM Google Receives Takedown Request Every 8 Milliseconds
Monday August 18, 2014 @05:59PM Rightscorp's New Plan: Hijack Browsers Until Infingers Pay Up
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @11:01AM Wikipedia Reports 50 Links From Google 'Forgotten', Issues Transparency Report
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @07:26AM London Police Placing Anti-Piracy Warning Ads On Illegal Sites
Friday July 25, 2014 @11:28PM Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs
Sunday June 29, 2014 @03:51PM Fox Moves To Use Aereo Ruling Against Dish Streaming Service
Saturday June 28, 2014 @09:07PM Want To Resell Your Ebooks? You'd Better Act Fast
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @09:35AM Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo Streaming Service
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @11:11AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Ensure Creative Commons Compliance At Your Company?
Friday June 13, 2014 @05:45PM Appeals Court Finds Scanning To Be Fair Use
Thursday June 05, 2014 @04:01PM Web Browsing Isn't Copyright Infringement, Rules EU Court of Justice
Friday May 30, 2014 @09:20PM Popular Shuttered Torrent Site Demonoid Returns