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November 22, 2013: Weekly copyright related summary of issues, congressional developments, judicial updates, administration updates, international updates and industry updates, provided courtesy of American Continental Group (ACG).read more
On Tuesday, November 19th, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals held oral arguments in the ongoing Cambridge v. Becker case, which concerns the applicability of fair use to digital course packets.
On Wednesday November 20th, the Copyright Society of the U.S.A. held the 11th Christopher A. Meyer Memorial lecture with Register of Copyrights Maria Pallante as the guest speaker on the topic “The Next Generation Copyright Office: What it Means and Why it Matters”. Pallante’s talk focused on the efforts that the Office is engaging in to make sure it keeps pace with the technological changes of the 21st century and their impact on the copyright ecosystem in the face of significant budgetary constraints.read more
Wikipedia takes a strong stance against practices that undermine its ability to operate its service as it sees fit.read more