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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in addressing the extent to which architectural works are protectable copyright material and the proper framework for assessing copyright infringement of a work of architecture, rejected the 11th Circuit's analysis that categorized architecture as "compiled works" of copyrightable elements, ... (more)
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This issue of the Credit Crunch Digest focuses on ongoing civil lawsuits and regulatory investigations into Libor manipulation by large banks, including the possible imposition of new criminal penalties by U.K. authorities against currency manipulators; the rejection by the D.C. Circuit of Wells Fargo's attempts to dismiss a mortgage-related False ... (more)
EFF asked the Second Circuit Court of Appeals today to reject a last-ditch attempt by the Authors Guild to block the Google Books project and rewrite the rules of fair use.
The California Second District Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling that the city of Atascadero complied with environmental laws in its approval of the construction of a Walmart superstore.
Attempts to delay production of memos about the government's targeted killing program "would be offensive if it were not so laughable," a federal judge said in a scorching opinion.
The company attempts to pay statutory license fees as a cable operator. The broadcasters respond that the new defense to copyright infringement is "astonishing."
Discussions of the Aereo case on broadcast copyrights often include references to the Cablevision court case in 2008 and its importance to 'cloud' computing.
A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday ruled that $1.75 billion in Iranian funds be turned over to families of the victims of the 1983 bombings of a Marine barracks in Beirut.
A federal appeals court says $1.75 billion for terrorism-related judgments against Iran can be distributed to victims of attacks, including a 1983 bombing that killed 241 Marines in Lebanon.
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which hears appeals from federal courts in Maryland, has an enviable record before the U.S. Supreme Court when the justices choose to review its decisions.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled for Vermont in a case seeking to overturn aspects of the state's campaign finance laws.
An attorney for Fox implored a trio of federal judges to kibosh Dish's hopper, which can be set to automatically record and skip commercials in primetime broadcast TV programming.
U.S. District Judge Richard Sullivan was quite sure of himself when he ruled in May 2013 to send both Anthony Chiasson and Todd Newman to prison for insider trading after a jury had found them both guilty.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:59 pm
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