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Posts on ‘April 7th, 2009’

Second Circuit Revisits the Keyword Debate

Breaking News (if you consider it still “breaking” when in fact it occurred a couple of days ago).
The Second Circuit – the only court to firmly hold that key word advertising does not constitute trademark infringement – has overturned a lower court’s decision to dismiss Rescuecom Corp.’s trademark infringement claim against Google based on precisely [...]

Another Opinion on Whether the Copyright Act Should Survive in the Era of Bit Torrent

I recently wrote about an artist who tried to gather support for a national day of “dining and dashing” to promote what he considered to be the injustice copyright owners face in the era of BitTorrent. There is no doubt that there currently exists an inconvenient mismatch between the real word of P2P file sharing [...]