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Copyright Abuse in Ohio Governor Election

UPDATE: The video was restored on October 8. We thank YouTube for its willingness to restore the video so promptly. With just weeks to go before Ohio votes on its next governor, the contest has devolved into a copyright squabble that is keeping a political video off YouTube on the...

Join EFF at LISA 2010

Join EFF at LISA '10 in San Jose, CA Stop by the EFF booth from November 10-11, 2010 at the Large Installation System Administration Conference to learn about our latest work, check out our member specials, and get some great EFF items. LISA '10 will uncover the secrets...

Victory: Internet Censorship Bill is Delayed, For Now

This morning's Politico brought with it great news for those who care about free speech and fair use online: A markup on SJC Chairman Leahy’s IP infringement bill was postponed late Wednesday, as staffers anticipated the chamber would finish legislative work and adjourn for recess before the hearing could...

NARM Entertainment Law Conference

EFF Senior Staff Attorney and Kahle Promise Fellow Corynne McSherry will be participating in a panel discussion speaking on "The Digital First Sale Doctrine: Who Owns — or Licenses — Digital Products and Content?" The panel will debate several ongoing cases that may define whether purchasers of games, music and...
Copyright Troll

A Field Guide to Copyright Trolls

With all of this talk about copyright trolls and spamigation, it is easy to get confused. Who is suing over copies of Far Cry and The Hurt Locker? Who is suing bloggers? Who is trying to protect their anonymity? Who is defending fair use? What do newspapers have to do...

Political Forum Fights Back Against Righthaven Copyright Troll Suit

Las Vegas - The online political discussion forum Democratic Underground is fighting back against a lawsuit filed by copyright troll Righthaven LLC, arguing in court documents filed Monday that the short excerpt of a news article at issue in the suit is a clear case of fair use. Democratic Underground...

Committee for Information, Computer and Communications Policy at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

Gwen Hinze will be participating in the 60th session of the Committee for Information, Computer and Communications Policy at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris, representing the Civil Society Information Society Advisory Council. The meeting will discuss issues involving Internet intermediary regulation, legal and policy frameworks for the...

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