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MAJOR MEDIA OUTLETS TAKE ACTION AGAINST NOONAN DECISION

On March 10, major media outlets from around the country joined together and filed an amicus curiae brief with the First Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the recent decision in Noonan v. Staples. The court in Noonan allowed a libel claim to proceed under a 1902 Massachusetts statute (“Section 92“) which allows a […]

THE RETURN OF THE SILENT PICTURE?

YouTube.com is one of the top sites on the internet to post videos on. Users are able to post almost any type of video for the world to see. The problem that arises in this context is when videos include copyrighted content and the person posting the video is not the copyright owner or […]