2H 2016 Quick Links, Part 2 (Copyright & Open Access)

3 01 2017

Copyright

* Goldstein v. Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc., 2016 WL 4257457 (D. Md. Aug. 11, 2016)

* Seide v. Level-(1) Global Solutions, LLC, 2016 WL 4206076 (N.D. Ill. Aug. 10, 2016):

* BMG Rights Management (US) LLC v. Cox Communications, Inc., 2016 WL 4224964 (E.D. Va. Aug. 8, 2016):

* Disney Enterprises v. VidAngel, 2:16-cv-04109 (C.D. Cal. Dec. 12, 2016). There is no space-shifting exception to 1201’s anti-circumvention restrictions. Also:

The Family Home Movie Act didn’t apply because:

VidAngel’s defense failed in part because:

* Public Knowledge: The Growing List of How the Copyright Office Has Failed Us. Full report.

* Sisyphus Touring, Inc. v. TMZ Productions, Inc., CV No. 15-09512-RSWL-PJW (C.D. Cal. Sept. 23, 2016):

* Ouellette v. Viacom International, Inc., 2016 WL 7407244 (9th Cir. Dec. 22, 2016). Another 512(f) case fails due to Rossi. Prior blog posts (1, 2).

* Opinion Corp. v. Roca Labs, Inc., 2016 WL 6824383 (M.D. Fla. Nov. 17, 2016). You can’t even win a 17 USC 512(f) case on a default judgment.

* TorrentFreak: [Canadian] Court Awards Damages Following Bogus DMCA Takedowns

* Devil’s Advocate LLC v. Zurich American Insurance Company, No. 15-1048. (4th Cir. Nov. 22, 2016).

Prior blog post.

* The Board of Immigration Appeals holds that a person can be deported for criminal copyright infringement because it is a crime of moral turpitude.

* Ars Technica on EU’s proposed copyright reforms (hint: it’s not going well). Financial Times: “The kindest interpretation one can place on these proposals is that the commission has simply misunderstood the digital marketplace. A more cynical view is that it has caved in to fierce lobbying by a number of powerful European publishers”

* A new chapter in the linking saga

* Michael Geist: Music Canada Reverses on Years of Copyright Lobbying: Now Says WIPO Internet Treaties Were Wrong Guess

* Kirtsaeng denied his attorneys’ fees again.

* ABA Journal: Who’s the pirate? Lawyers join forces to fight allegedly bogus claims of pay-TV theft

* GQ: An Oral History of “We Built This City,” the Worst Song of All Time

Open Access

* James Grimmelmann: “Alternative Publishing Models For Cost-Conscious Professors”

* FTC Charges Academic Journal Publisher OMICS Group Deceived Researchers

* Does clickbait apply to academia?

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Can the APC be discounted or waived?

13 11 2015

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November 13, 2015

A number of institutions have signed up to an open-access membership scheme with us, which means that you may be eligible to have your APC covered by your institution, or be entitled to a discount on the APC (details on how to confirm your eligibility will be sent to you by email when your article is accepted). View a list of current partners and further information.

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