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Matt Brian / The Verge:
German publishers opt in to Google News, despite lobbying for opt-out law   —  Having originally campaigned for lawmakers to change the way Google includes their content in its News service, German publishers have decided they will continue using it after all.
Aug 1, 2013, 10:05 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / paidContent:
AP wins big: Why a court said clipping content is not fair use   —  A federal court has sided with the Associated Press and the New York Times in a closely-watched case involving a company that scraped news content from the internet without paying for it.  —  The case has important implications …
Mar 24, 2013, 1:05 AMIn context
Associated Press:
Poland halts copyright law after mass protests   —  Poland halts ratification of international Internet copyright law under mass protests  —  WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister says he is suspending the ratification process for an international copyright treaty after widespread protests and attacks on government websites.
Feb 3, 2012, 11:50 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
When Media Giants Attack!  Cease-and-Desist Letter to News Reader Zite Claims All Kinds of Copyright Damage   —  A panoply of big media giants sent a cease-and-desist letter today to Zite, the Apple iPad news reader app.  —  The Washington Post, AP, Gannett, Getty Images, Time …
Mar 30, 2011, 7:30 PMIn context
David Kravets / Threat Level:
Associated Press Settles Copyright Lawsuit Against Obama ‘Hope’ Artist   —  Street artist Shepard Fairey and The Associated Press are settling a copyright dispute over who owned the rights to the iconic Obama “Hope” poster, the two said in a joint statement Wednesday.
Jan 12, 2011, 4:55 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Viacom appeals ruling in YouTube copyright case   —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Viacom Inc. is appealing a court decision that YouTube obeyed copyright laws even though the Internet video site used to show thousands of pirated clips.  —  The challenge filed Friday in a federal appeals court …
Dec 3, 2010, 3:30 PMIn context
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land:
German Court Finds YouTube Liable In Copyright Case   —  A German court has found YouTube liable for copyright damages after one of its users uploaded copyrighted music videos.  A Google spokesperson tells the AP that it's evaluating the court's decision and will appeal.
Sep 3, 2010, 7:10 PMIn context
David Kaplan / paidContent:
Google Books Loses French Court Battle Over Copyright Infringement   —  A Paris court has ruled that Google (NSDQ: GOOG) is guilty of violating copyrights in a case brought by French publishers against the search giant's digital books project.  Google will have to pay €300,000 ($430,000) …
Dec 18, 2009, 11:00 AMIn context
Ryan Chittum / CJR:
Relax, Bloggers.  The AP Isn't Out to Get You   —  I started a post this morning about the issue causing much, um, consternation amongst the media blogs today: The Associated Press initiative to fight copyright infringement of its content.  —  I was all ready to write something like everybody else …
Jul 25, 2009, 12:30 AMIn context
Andrew Vanacore / Associated Press:
AP proposes new article formatting for the Web   —  NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press is proposing that publishers attach descriptive tags to news articles online in hopes of taming the free-for-all of news and information on the Web and generating more traffic for established media brands.
Jul 11, 2009, 1:26 PMIn context

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