A federal appellate court said that Veoh Networks is not liable for copyright infringement on its site despite Universal Music Group’s claim that the video-sharing service was aware that users were…
2nd Circuit Court of Appeals
A panel of a federal appellate court has expressed skepticism about the legal standing of Aereo, the startup service that streams broadcast signals to subscribers. The major networks have challenged…
When creative thinkers come up with the latest and greatest ways to watch TV, there's often an assumption placed on the technology: They are just giving consumers what they want.
Broadcasters are challenging a federal judge's rationale for allowing Aereo to continue streaming their signals without their permission.
In a decision that bolsters the ability of writers to pursue claims of idea theft, a federal appellate court has ruled that Hayden Christensen and his brother Tove can revive their suit against USA…
A federal appeals court on Thursday reinstated a copyright case against YouTube, finding that a jury could conclude that the online video service knew it was infringing rights when it allowed the…
Google is pushing back at Viacom's effort to reverse a judge's decision last year that YouTube was well within the "safe harbor" provisions of copyright law.
A decisive appellate court ruling striking down the FCC's indecency policy raises the prospect of a showdown in the Supreme Court where federal regulators could see their authority over objectionable…
The "Mutant X" files continue: 20th Century Fox has filed new motions to prevent Tribune Entertainment from using the title for an upcoming syndie action hour.