Revision of Hong Kong's controversial copyright bill runs out of legislative time
A debate in Hong Kong's Legislative Council on amendments to the Copyright Bill was abandoned after the council fell short of a quorum.
Hong Kong's legislature is to debate a bill that seeks to update the territory's copyright laws. Opponents say it will gag online expression.
A British songwriters’ agency is taking legal action against music streaming site SoundCloud, claiming that the service was not paying royalties and securing licenses from its artists. The New York…
The Chinese film and TV industries continue to suffer from multiple forms of intellectual property piracy, according to a report from the Copyright Society of China. And piracy is weakening the media…
Trade associations call for copyright legislation, more action on piracy
Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, introduced legislation on Wednesday that would ensure that a same-sex surviving spouse of a copyright holder can inherit…
Google, which has been blasted by Hollywood and other content owners for not doing enough to purge links to pirated material from its dominant Internet search engine, says it's taken new steps to…
Michelle Phan, who runs one of the top fashion and beauty channels on YouTube, countersued electronic-dance music company Ultra Records, which had accused the digital star of illegally using songs of…
There’s plenty of hand-wringing in the wake of Aereo’s defeat before the U.S. Supreme Court about the ruling’s allegedly devastating implications for technology “innovation.” But the only…
IAC’s Vimeo is launching a new system that will automatically flag video uploaded by users if it’s found to match copyrighted content. “We want people to be able to express themselves in the ways…