Slashdot Items Tagged "copyright"

Date / Time Story
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @12:44PM MPAA Wants Filmmakers To Pay Licenses, Not Rip Blu-rays
Thursday February 22, 2018 @02:48PM Disney Loses in Redbox Copyright Row
Thursday February 15, 2018 @04:12PM EFF Urges US Copyright Office To Reject Proactive 'Piracy' Filters
Monday February 05, 2018 @01:25AM Blizzard Issues DMCA Notice to a Fan-Run 'WoW' Legacy Server
Friday January 19, 2018 @04:12PM Linking Is Not Copyright Infringement, Boing Boing and EFF Tell Court
Friday January 05, 2018 @12:15PM White Noise Video on YouTube Hit By Five Copyright Claims
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:26PM Google Blocks Pirate Search Results Prophylactically
Monday January 01, 2018 @02:07PM 2018 Is the Last Year of America's Public Domain Drought
Friday December 29, 2017 @11:19AM Filmmakers Want The Right To Break DRM and Rip Blu-Rays
Saturday December 02, 2017 @03:34PM Free Game Company Sues 14-Year-Old Over 'Cheats' Video -- Claiming DMCA Violation
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @01:48PM CBS Sues Man For Copyright Over Screenshots of 59-year-old TV Show
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @01:34PM Google Docs Is Randomly Flagging Files for Violating Its Terms of Service
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:05AM Friendlier GPL-Enforcement Permission Proposed By Linux Kernel Developers
Friday October 20, 2017 @09:51AM On the Google Book Scanning Project and the Library We Will Never See
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:36AM Hollywood's International War on Kodi Plugins And Video-Streaming Boxes
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:30PM Kodi Is Fighting Trademark Trolls
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:29PM Facebook Offers Hundreds of Millions of Dollars for Music Rights
Saturday August 05, 2017 @10:07PM Warner Music Files Copyright Claim on A Silent 'Star Wars' Video On YouTube
Friday July 21, 2017 @09:51AM Disney Facing VFX Firm's Injunction Bid on Three Blockbuster Films
Saturday July 15, 2017 @02:43AM EU Sides With RIAA, Says YouTube Underpays For Music Streaming
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:54PM Sci-Hub 'Pirate Bay For Scientists' Sued by American Chemical Society Over Cloned Site
Thursday June 15, 2017 @01:25PM Pirate Bay Is Infringing Copyright, European Court of Justice Rules
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:37PM Bruce Perens Explains That 'GPL Is A Contract' Court Case
Saturday May 27, 2017 @01:45AM The Lawyer Who Founded Prenda Law Just Got Disbarred
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @01:18PM Can You Copyright a Joke?
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Monday March 27, 2017 @01:09PM 'Pirate' Movie Streaming Sites Declared Legal By Italian Court
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:58AM Australia Shelves Copyright Safe Harbor For Google, Facebook
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:05AM Australia Copyright Safe Harbour Provision Backed By Prime Minister
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:05PM How Seven Movie Studios Forced A Pirated Movie Site Offline
Friday March 10, 2017 @11:26PM A Prenda Copyright Troll Finally Pleaded Guilty
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:39PM The US Department Of Defense Announces An Open Source Code Repository
Friday February 24, 2017 @01:36PM With No Fair Use, It's More Difficult to Innovate, Says Google
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:55PM US Judge Rejects Suit Over Face Scanning for Video Game
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:03AM ISPs Finally Abandon The Copyright Alert System
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:42AM Three States Propose DMCA-Countering 'Right To Repair' Laws
Monday December 26, 2016 @01:35AM VidAngel Keeps Streaming Videos, Defying Movie Studios and a US Judge
Sunday December 11, 2016 @08:41PM Why Did Japan Just Ratify The TPP?
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:57AM Embedding Isn't Copyright Infringement, Says Italian Court
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:51PM Iceland is Suing a Supermarket That's Using Its Name
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:02PM $1 Billion Getty Images Public Domain Photograph Dispute is Over
Saturday November 12, 2016 @10:21PM President Obama Gives Up On The Trans-Pacific Partnership
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @03:55PM CBC Threatens Podcast App Makers, Argues that RSS Readers Violate Copyright
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @10:45AM CloudFlare Can Be Ordered To Disclose Science Piracy Website Owner Details
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:57PM 86-Year Old Grandma Accused of Pirating a Zombie Game
Sunday October 30, 2016 @06:35PM CETA Signed Off As Wallonia Folds Under Pressure
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:31AM RIAA Seizes Wrong MP3Skull Domain
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:09AM EU Court Blocks Brazilian Company From Trademarking Sound Of a Ringing Phone
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:15AM Ubuntu Torrent Removed From Google Due To DMCA Complaint
Thursday September 08, 2016 @07:53AM Top European court rules linking to an infringing work may infringe copyright
Monday September 05, 2016 @12:38PM Warner Bros Issues Takedown For Own Website
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:41AM Swedish ISP Attacks Copyright Trolls Over Trademark Infringement
Saturday August 27, 2016 @08:18PM EU Copyright Reform Proposes Search Engines Pay For Snippets
Saturday August 27, 2016 @02:35PM BitTorrent Cases Filed By Malibu Media Will Proceed, Rules Judge
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:16PM Oracle Says Trial Wasn't Fair, It Should Have Known About Google Play For Chrome
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:02PM Reddit Tells Label It Won't Cough Up IP Address of Prerelease Music Pirate
Friday August 12, 2016 @12:14PM Rightscorp Threatens Every ISP in the United States
Thursday August 11, 2016 @03:26PM Bleeping Computer Countersues Maker of SpyHunter
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:39PM Chased Off of YouTube, Leaked 'No Man's Sky' Footage Runs to Pornhub
Thursday July 28, 2016 @03:03PM Getty Sued For $1 Billion For Selling Publicly Donated Photos
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:21PM EFF Is Suing the US Government To Invalidate the DMCA's DRM Provisions
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @10:15AM Farmers Demand Right To Fix Their Own Dang Tractors
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:04AM YouTube Says Content Owners Made $1B Last Year -- So Music Labels Should Stop Complaining
Sunday July 10, 2016 @06:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:54PM Fair Use Threatens Innovation, Copyright Holders Warn
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:19PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:06PM Blizzard Sues Overwatch 'Cheat' Maker For Copyright Infringement
Sunday July 03, 2016 @02:43PM That Digital Music Service You Love Is a Terrible Business
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:35PM ICANN: We Won't Pass Judgment On Pirate Sites
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:12AM Aaron Swartz Ebook's DRM Has Been Cracked
Thursday June 30, 2016 @10:13AM NRA Complaint Takes Down 38,000 Websites
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:47AM Activision Abuses DMCA To Take Knock Indie Game Entirely Off Steam
Friday June 24, 2016 @11:44PM From File-Sharing To Prison: The Story of a Jailed Megaupload Programmer
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:11PM Piracy Phishing Scam Targets US ISPs and Subscribers
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:46PM Comodo Attempting to Register 'Let's Encrypt' Trademarks, And That's Not Right
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:23PM 180 Artists, Labels Including Taylor Swift Take On YouTube, Join Copyright Plea
Saturday June 18, 2016 @10:43AM Court Slams Record Companies in New Vimeo/DMCA Ruling
Friday June 17, 2016 @10:00AM Apple iPhones Found to Have Violated Chinese Rival's Patent
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:55AM Pirate Bay Co-Founder Must Pay Record Labels $395,000
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @09:58AM Trent Reznor: YouTube Is Built On the Back Of Stolen Content
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @03:12PM AMC Threatens Copyright Lawsuit Over Walking Dead Spoiler
Friday June 10, 2016 @01:55PM Canada Federal Court Restrains Sale Of 'Pirate' Boxes
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @09:46AM YouTube Threatens Legal Action Against Video Downloader
Monday May 23, 2016 @11:04AM How Copyright Law Is Being Misused To Remove Material From the Internet
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:57AM Fox 'Stole' a Game Clip, Used It In Family Guy and DMCA'd the Original
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:32AM Declaring Code Is Not Code, Says Larry Page
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:28PM EFF Confronts World Copyright Committee
Saturday May 14, 2016 @07:50PM Oracle V. Google Being Decided By Clueless Judge and Jury
Thursday May 12, 2016 @03:00PM DVDFab Has Ignored Court's Shut Down Order, AACS Says
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:27PM Australia: VPN Users Aren't Breaching Copyright
Saturday April 30, 2016 @12:44PM Ask Slashdot: Should This Photographer Sue A Hotel For $2M?
Saturday April 30, 2016 @09:51AM Language Creation Society Says Klingon Language Isn't Covered By Copyright
Friday April 29, 2016 @12:31PM US Calls Switzerland An Internet Piracy Haven
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:36PM Swedish ISP Vows to Protect Users From a Piracy Witch Hunt
Monday April 18, 2016 @11:57AM Google Books Can Proceed As Supreme Court Rejects Authors Guild Appeal
Sunday April 17, 2016 @08:58PM Sanders Campaign Accused of Trademark Bullying By Web Site
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:45AM Aussie Pirates Have Another Year Not To Worry About Warnings
Monday April 04, 2016 @12:35PM Anti-Piracy Firm Rightscorp Will Hijack Pirates' Browsers Until a Fine is Paid
Sunday April 03, 2016 @12:57AM The Music Industry Is Begging the US Government To Change Its Copyright Laws
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM Unofficial Answers: Why Does YouTube Seem So Biased?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:20PM EU Court Says Hotspot Owners Aren't Liable For 3rd-Party Piracy
Monday March 14, 2016 @09:52AM The Case Against Ratifying the Trans Pacific Partnership
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:36PM A California Jury Finds Copyright Infringement In an Interface
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @01:30AM Court Rules Batmobile Is Entitled To Copyright Protection
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @12:54AM Documents Reveal Details of EU-US Privacy Shield Data Sharing Deal
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:58AM Ebay Shop Scrapes Thingiverse, Sells Designs In Violation of Creative Commons
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:50AM Disney Asking Employees To Help Fund Copyright Lobbying
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:27PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Shelved OSS Project Fixes?
Thursday February 25, 2016 @11:13AM Slysoft (of AnyDVD Fame) Closes After Increased International Pressure By AACS
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:17PM Kanye West Is Reportedly Considering Legal Action Against the Pirate Bay
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @11:21PM Chief CETA Negotiator Says Treaty "Virtually Complete"
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @08:44PM Copyright Professor's Lecture Removed From YouTube Over Sony Content-ID Claim
Friday February 12, 2016 @07:50PM US Copyright Law Forces Wikimedia To Remove the Diary of Anne Frank
Friday February 12, 2016 @01:36AM Dallas Buyers Club LLC Abandons Fight Against Australian Pirates
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:51AM Dallas Buyers Club Gives up chasing pirates in Australia
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @09:36PM SCO vs. IBM Battle Over Linux May Finally Be Over
Friday February 05, 2016 @10:04AM In Japan, a Battle Brewing Over the Right To Record 4k and 8k Broadcasts
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:43AM K-12 CS Framework Draft: Kids Taught To 'Protect Original Ideas' In Early Grades
Thursday February 04, 2016 @03:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:34PM Torrents Time Lets Anyone Launch Their Own Web Version of Popcorn Time
Monday February 01, 2016 @08:37PM Fine Brothers File For Trademark On Word "React"
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:41PM Canadian Government Lobbies Europe To Pass CETA
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @04:30PM CBS, Others Sued For Copyright Infringement Over "Soft Kitty" In Big Bang Theory
Thursday December 24, 2015 @02:55PM Pirate Bay Cofounder Utterly Bankrupts the Music Industry
Saturday December 12, 2015 @01:15PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:50PM "Happy Birthday To You" Set To Finally Reach the Public Domain
Saturday December 05, 2015 @02:30AM Copyright Troll's Property Seized To Pay Bankruptcy Debts
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:36AM Swedish Court Says ISPs Can't Be Forced To Block Pirate Bay
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Thursday November 19, 2015 @05:33PM YouTube Defending Select Videos Against DMCA Abuse
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:27AM Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Released (Officially, This Time)
Sunday November 01, 2015 @12:00PM Real-World Roadblocks To Implementing CISA
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @08:14AM Lawsuit Claims Buck Rogers Is In the Public Domain
Friday October 23, 2015 @08:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:20PM Ubuntu 15.10 'Wily Werewolf' Released
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:07AM How Scientists Are Circumventing Journal Paywalls
Thursday October 08, 2015 @02:30PM All Malibu Media Subpoenas In Eastern District NY Put On Hold
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @08:41AM "Happy Birthday To You" Now Public Domain
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @11:02AM YouTube 'Dancing Baby' Copyright Ruling Sets Pre-Trial Fair Use Guideline
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:35AM What Ever Happened To Google Books?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:28AM Judge Rules That Inglewood, California Cannot Copyright Public Videos
Friday August 21, 2015 @08:50PM Germany Says Taking Photos Of Food Infringes The Chef's Copyright
Thursday August 20, 2015 @12:39PM Regionally Encoded Toner Cartridges 'to Serve Customers Better'
Thursday August 20, 2015 @11:49AM Movie Studio Sues Individual Popcorn Time Users For Infringement
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @10:53AM CNN and CBC Sued For Pirating YouTube Video
Friday August 14, 2015 @06:54PM Commodore Smartphone Hits Trademark Opposition
Sunday August 09, 2015 @05:10PM "Pixels" DMCA Takedown Even Worse Than We Thought
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @08:12PM TPP Copyright Chapter Leaks: Website Blocking, New Criminal Rules On the Way
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:56AM Interviews: Kim Dotcom Answers Your Questions
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Friday July 24, 2015 @10:58PM Georgia Lawmakers Sue Carl Malamud For Publishing Georgia Law
Thursday July 23, 2015 @09:07AM Universal Pictures Wants To Remove Localhost and IMDB Pages From Google Results
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:34PM Popular Torrent Site Disappears From Google After Penalty
Friday July 03, 2015 @06:17PM FBI Wants Pirate Bay Logs For Criminal Investigation Into Copyright Trolls
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @08:15AM SCOTUS Denies Google's Request To Appeal Oracle API Case
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Friday June 05, 2015 @11:16PM Supreme Court May Decide the Fate of APIs (But Also Klingonese and Dothraki)
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:37AM Bell Media President Says Canadians Are 'Stealing' US Netflix Content
Saturday May 30, 2015 @06:35PM Steve Albini: The Music Industry Is a Parasite -- and Copyright Is Dead
Saturday May 30, 2015 @04:33PM Can You Commit Copyright Infringement By Using Your Own Work?
Thursday May 28, 2015 @09:03AM US Justice Department Urges Supreme Court Not To Take Up Google v. Oracle
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @10:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Thursday May 21, 2015 @04:45PM Student Photographer Threatened With Suspension For Sports Photos
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @02:17PM Canadian Piracy Rates Plummet As Industry Points To New Copyright Notice System
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @08:43AM Swedish Court Orders Seizure of Pirate Bay Domains
Friday May 15, 2015 @07:22PM Canadian Prime Minister To Music Lobby: Here's Your Copyright Term Extension
Sunday May 10, 2015 @12:44PM Prison Messaging System JPay Withdraws Copyright Claims
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @03:16PM Europe Vows To Get Rid of Geo-Blocking
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @10:19AM Appeals Judge Calls Prenda an "Ingenious Crooked Extortionate Operation"
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @11:35AM Copyright For Sale: What the Sony Docs Say About MPAA Buying Political Influence
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:21PM Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:37AM Legislation Would Force Radio Stations To Pay Royalties
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:23AM ESA Rebukes EFF's Request To Exempt Abandoned Games From Some DMCA Rules
Thursday April 09, 2015 @08:44AM Australian ISPs Must Hand Over Pirates' Info
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @10:48AM EU Commission Divided Over Nation-Specific Content Blocking
Friday March 13, 2015 @10:26PM UK Police and PRS Shut Down Karaoke Torrent Site
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @10:41AM UK ISPs Quietly Block Sites That List Pirate Bay Proxies
Sunday March 08, 2015 @09:04AM UK Gov't Asks: Is 10 Years In Jail the Answer To Online Pirates?
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @01:38PM Gritty 'Power Rangers' Short Is Not Fair Use
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @09:21AM Pandora Pays Artists $0.001 Per Stream, Thinks This Is "Very Fair"
Saturday February 21, 2015 @10:28AM Wired On 3-D Printers As Fraud Enablers
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:29PM Australian ISPs To Introduce '3-Strike' Style Anti-piracy Scheme
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:43AM DMCA Exemption Campaign Would Let Fans Run Abandoned Games
Sunday January 25, 2015 @01:13PM Why We Still Can't Really Put Anything In the Public Domain
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @10:14PM The Strange Story of the First Quantum Art Exhibition In Space
Monday January 12, 2015 @02:10PM Canada's Copyright Notice Fiasco: Why the Government Bears Responsibility
Thursday January 01, 2015 @02:22PM Happy Public Domain Day: Works That Copyright Extension Stole From Us In 2015
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:32PM Sony Accused of Pirating Music In "The Interview"
Monday December 15, 2014 @02:03AM 9th Circuit Will Revisit "Innocence of Muslims" Takedown Order
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:36AM Google News To Shut Down In Spain On December 16th
Monday December 01, 2014 @06:53PM Music Publishers Sue Cox Communications Over Piracy
Friday November 28, 2014 @10:01PM Creative Commons To Pass One Billion Licensed Works In 2015
Thursday November 27, 2014 @04:22PM Kim Dotcom Says Legal Fight Has Left Him Broke
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @11:38AM Kim Dotcom Regrets Not Taking Copyright Law and MPAA "More Seriously"
Thursday November 20, 2014 @06:49PM UNSW Has Collected an Estimated $100,000 In Piracy Fines Since 2008