• Document: Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman Copyright Review
  • Size: 915.63 KB
  • Uploaded: 2019-03-14 13:33:58
  • Status: Successfully converted


Some snippets from your converted document:

Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman Copyright Review 2017 “Recent Developments In Copyright” Selected Annotated Cases By Thomas Kjellberg with Joelle Milov and Timothy Buckley Dasha Chestukhin Vanessa Costantini Ryan Ghiselli Sara Herchenroder JongChan Daniel Kang Krystil McDowall Fei Xing Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, P.C. 114 West 47th Street, New York, NY 10036-1525 (212) 790-9200 ∙ www.cll.com ∙ fax (212) 575-0671 These annotations cover cases reported since our report at the 40th Copyright Society Annual Meeting of 2016. © 2017 Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, P.C. TABLE OF CONTENTS I. JURISDICTION AND PROCEDURAL ISSUES ...........................................................1 A. Subject Matter Jurisdiction......................................................................................1 B. Personal Jurisdiction and Venue .............................................................................4 C. Pleadings ...............................................................................................................10 D. Standing .................................................................................................................19 E. Miscellaneous ........................................................................................................20 II. COPYRIGHTABILITY .................................................................................................23 A. Originality .............................................................................................................23 B. Pictorial, Graphic and Sculptural Works...............................................................27 C. Compilations and Derivative Works .....................................................................29 D. Miscellaneous ........................................................................................................30 III. OWNERSHIP .................................................................................................................31 A. Works Made for Hire ............................................................................................31 B. Transfer of Ownership ..........................................................................................32 C. Termination of Transfers .......................................................................................32 D. Joint Works and Co-Ownership ............................................................................33 E. Contracts and Licenses ..........................................................................................35 F. Choice of Law .......................................................................................................39 IV. FORMALITIES ..............................................................................................................40 A. Registration ...........................................................................................................40 V. INFRINGEMENT ..........................................................................................................45 A. Access ....................................................................................................................45 B. Copying and Substantial Similarity.......................................................................47 C. Contributory/Vicarious Infringement ....................................................................58 D. Miscellaneous ........................................................................................................63 VI. DEFENSES/EXEMPTIONS ..........................................................................................67 A. Fair Use .................................................................................................................67 B. Statute of Limitations ............................................................................................72 C. Res Judicata/Collateral Estoppel ...........................................................................76 D. First Sale Doctrine .................................................................................................76 E. Misuse ...................................................................................................................77 F. Sovereign Immunity ..............................................................................

Recently converted files (publicly available):