LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Password
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-29-2014, 01:40 AM   #1
LXer
LXer NewsBot
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 99,836

Rep: Reputation: 102Reputation: 102
LXer: US Solicitor General, Don Verrilli, Tells Supreme Court That Of Course You Can Infringe On An


Published at LXer:

Nine years ago, the US Supreme Court ruled in the Grokster case in favor of the movie studios, effectively expanding copyright law to include an "inducement" standard that is not present in the actual text of the law (in fact, Congress had just rejected an attempt to add some inducement language to copyright law in the form of the INDUCE Act). A big part of the reasoning by the Supreme Court was to pull from the inducement standard that was found in patent law, and say it applies to copyright law:

Read More...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Supreme Court shoots down two more rules put in place by top patent court LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 06-03-2014 08:41 AM
LXer: Supreme Court looks to rein in top patent court with two new cases LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 01-14-2014 10:12 AM
LXer: Supreme Court To Hear Key Case On Software Patents That Appeals Court Couldn't Figure Out LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 12-07-2013 11:31 PM
LXer: Supreme Court will take up messy software ruling from top patent court LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 12-07-2013 05:42 PM
LXer: SCO vs. Linux: From the Court of Appeals to the Supreme Court LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 03-14-2010 06:50 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:41 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration