The filers include the American Library Association, the Center for Democracy and Technology, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the Internet Archive, Public Knowledge, and five other groups. They've got a tricky job—getting past the "smoking gun" accusations that Viacom makes of YouTube, and trying to get the court to see the big issue: the harder it becomes for a service provider to paddle into that safe harbor, the more exposed it will be to killer lawsuits from big content.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010
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