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    Court of Justice of the European Union Rules on Digitization

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    The Court of Justice of the European Union, which... more

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    Dismissal of Charges against HathiTrust Affirmed by Second Circuit

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    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit... more

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    Library Perspective on the First Sale Doctrine from NYPL's Greg Cram at House hearings

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    Greg Cram of The New York Public Library Represents... more

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    AALL Files Additional Comments on Orphan Works and Mass Digitization

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    On May 21, 2014, AALL submitted comments ... more

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    Knowing Copyright

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    Many librarians would say they know the basics of... more

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    Standing up for the First Sale Doctrine

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    Note: this post was originally a guest post at... more

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    World Book and Copyright Day 2014

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    Today is World Book and Copyright Day http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/events/prizes-and-celebrations/celebrations/international-days/world-book-and-copyright-day-2014 more

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    Notice Of Public Roundtables to Discuss Vital Copyright Issues, April 16, 2014

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    The four roundtables are scheduled to be held in:... more

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    Is copyright preventing us from getting the books we want?

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    The Daily CCC Blog drew my attention to... more

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    Friday Fun: Copyrightbusters

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    For this week, let's do one of those Friday Fun... more

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    Copyright Clearance Center as a Resource for Copyright Information

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    The Copyright Clearance Center's website is a great... more

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    Viacom v. YouTube settled; Copyright Office roundtables

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    Two items of interest this week: Viacom and... more

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    Right of Making Available – Copyright Office Announces Study, Comment Solicitation and Public Roundtable

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    The Copyright Office on Tuesday, February 25, 2014,... more

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    Fair Use Week!

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    Next week, February 24-28, celebrate fair use! My... more

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    Three's Company Fair Use Challenge

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    Fans of 70s and 80s TV may be especially interested... more

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    Non-exclusive Agency Agreement with copyright holders did not give standing to sue, Northern District of California.

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    In the Northern District of California, case number... more

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    Happy Belated Copyright Week!

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    In case you missed it, last week AALL joined ALA,... more

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    Commerce Department Meeting: Copyright Policy, Creativity, and Innovation in the Digital Economy

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    In case you missed last week's Commerce Department... more

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    Harvard offers Free Copyright Course

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    Harvard Law School offers Free Online Course... more

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    Sequestration, The Copyright Office & Increased Fees

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    While the government shutdown of 2013 has passed,... more

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    Google Books Case: for Google

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    Last week's decision in the Google Books case (Author's... more

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    A Copyright Small Claims Court?

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    In 2011, the House Judiciary Committee asked the... more

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    Government Shutdown and IP offices

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    As we're all well aware, the ongoing government... more

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    It's even more fun to stay at the YMCA...

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    ...when you own the place. The New York Times recently... more

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    AALL signs letter supporting access for the print disabled

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    I'm pleased to share that AALL has joined 16 library... more

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    Comprehensive Review of Copyright Coming

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    Last month, House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob... more

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    Copyright Abuse. Ingenuity 13 LLC v. John Doe 2:12-cv-8333-ODW(JCx) Central District of Califormia

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    Judge Otis Wright II filed this order May 6,... more

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    The first sale doctrine and digital works

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    With the SCOTUS decision regarding Kirtsaeng having... more

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    SCOTUS on First Sale Doctrine

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    In its opinion in Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley &... more

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    Copyright for Librarians: The Essential Handbook

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    I just learned about this collaboration between... more

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    They Started It! Copyright Reform Abroad

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    The library community, along with the legal community,... more

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    And another thing . . .

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    In my Buffy post I forgot to mention an interesting... more

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    Vampire Slayers and Fair Use

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    Jonathan McIntosh, self-professed pop culture hacker,... more

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    Another Case Discussing Fair Use

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    A California Federal District court recently dismissed... more

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    Republican Study Committee issues, then pulls, Copyright Policy Brief

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    The Huffington Post headline reads, "GOP Smart... more

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    Excellent Fair Use Resource

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    I came across a great resource today and I thought... more

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    District Court Opinion issued in Author's Guild v Hathi Trust: A Win for Libraries and the Public

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    Yesterday, the Southern District of New York issued... more

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    ARL to host FREE webcast - Kirtsaeng v. Wiley and the Threat to Library Lending

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    A key case making its way through the courts is... more

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    Copyright Clearance Center

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    The Copyright Clearance Center is offering a webinar... more

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    Copyright Awareness

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    Greetings from the Copyright Committee! We... more