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Former Congressional Staffers Lobby for Copyright Bills

Eight former staff members of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee are now lobbying on behalf of companies or groups supporting controversial copyright enforcement legislation in Congress.

Australian Court Halts Apple's Ban on Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung has received an early Christmas present with the High Court killing Apple's attempt to maintain the sale ban of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Australia.

Can I Post Videos that Use Other People's Music on Youtube?

Spiderowych asked the Answer Line forum if it's legal to post a remix of copyrighted songs on Youtube.

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US Judge Denies Apple Request to Halt Sales of Some Samsung Products

A U.S. district court judge has denied Apple's request to halt sales of four Samsung products in an ongoing patent infringement lawsuit.

Senator Vows to Topple Anti-Piracy Bill with StopCensorship.org

Senator Ron Wyden threatens filibuster to stop the Stop Online Piracy Act.

Samsung Appeals Against Galaxy Tab Sales Ban in Australia

Samsung's lawyers begin an appeal against the ban on sales of the company's Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Australia.

FAQ: Is Online Piracy Act Overkill?

Some tech firms and activists fear SOPA gives content owners too much power to go after websites accused of copyright theft or sale of counterfeit goods.

Publisher Drops Copyright Claim, Favors Fair Use

Fair use online is recognized when a newspaper plaintiff drops its appeal in a case pushed by third-party copyright enforcer.

RIAA Demands ReDigi Stop Sales of 'Used' Tunes

The RIAA has turned its sights on ReDigi, a "used digital music store" that allows users to buy and sell "pre-owned" music.

Android MP3 Piracy Rampant Amid Google's Muddled Response

Google and the RIAA are in a snit over Android apps that allow you to download copyright protected music for free via Android devices.

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