Dear President Trump: 3 Recommendations To “Help Make America’s IP Great Again”…

Given the recent inauguration of our 45th president, I have found myself wondering about the incoming administration and how it will fare given the multitude of issues it must face. While large swaths of the population believe that President Trump will make good on his many campaign promises, many Americans harbor questions about the policies […]

UPDATE: Retransmission, Revisited: AEREO Defeats Preliminary Injunction, But Will It Prevail?

Unfortunately for the major networks who filed suit in the Southern District of New York, the federal judge assigned to the case denied the preliminary injunction sought by the plaintiffs that would have shut down Aereo’s operations. Essentially, the judge was not convinced that the broadcasters would suffer irreparable harm. This decision permits Aereo to keep operating…for now.

Retransmission, Revisited: Will Aereo Prevail?

Well, it seems that we may have another interesting copyright situation similar to my post about Zediva, but this time involving over-the-air broadcasts to your PC, smartphone or tablet.  As initially reported through various media outlets such as Wired.com, technology startup Aereo claims to have found a way to provide internet-delivered TV to your laptop/tablet/smartphone […]

Zediva: Streaming Through a Copyright Loophole in the Digital Domain?

Recently, an online movie rental service called Zediva launched to some interesting controversy. Basically, Zediva allows a registered user to rent and view movies online as soon as they’re available on DVD. Take that, Amazon, Netflix and iTunes…right? Well, not exactly…