Day: February 8, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-02-08Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-02-08



What is e-piracy? http://ow.ly/14zVx # False hope for Google Book Settlement? http://viigo.im/2ls1 # Counterfeting in virtual worlds, http://bit.ly/cE2iju # Oral Termination of an Exclusive License Agreement Need Not Be in Writing Under US Law 1st Circuit rules http://viigo.im/2lsv # Council of Europe Publishing: Racism on the Internet http://viigo.im/2lsy… ...

The fallout from iiNet: markets and laws failing in face of net piracyThe fallout from iiNet: markets and laws failing in face of net piracy



Last week the Federal Court of Australia released its important decision in the iiNet case. As many commentators have pointed out, the court declined to require Australia’s ISPs to disconnect those of its subscribers who are repeat copyright infringers. In the course of reaching this decision, the court made a number ...