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Occupy Wall Street Takes On Copyright's Fair Use Doctrine

Documentary filmmaker Peter Brauer calls on people to #Occupy the News in this Youtube video explaining copyright's fair use doctrine to Fox News. #ows Brauer refers those seeking to use film clips to Stanford's Fair Use Project. http://www.dunnington.com/rdowd_bio.html Purchase Copyright … Continue reading

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FCC Repeals the Fairness Doctrine and Other Regulations

As part of its recently announced plan to eliminate 83 "outdated" rules, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a final rule officially repealing the Fairness Doctrine, which the FCC has not enforced since the late 1980s. The repeal follows President … Continue reading

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Layoff, Taylor Law agreements and the Doctrine of Unintended Consequences

Layoff, Taylor Law agreements and the Doctrine of Unintended Consequences A NYPPL review The Civil Service Employees Association [CSEA] has summarized the new "no layoff" Article set out in the several collective bargaining agreements between it and the State of … Continue reading

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McQueen and the Useful Article Doctrine

This past summer, the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute housed "Savage Beauty", an exhibition featuring both clothing and accessories created by late fashion designer Lee Alexander McQueen. The exhibition contained six galleries, all of which displayed works created by … Continue reading

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The application of the doctrine of governmental immunity in the context of acts of terrorism

The application of the doctrine of governmental immunity in the context of acts of terrorism Matter of World Trade Ctr. Bombing Litigation, 2011 NY Slip Op 06501, Court of Appeals In this appeal addressing litigation arising from the 1993 terrorist … Continue reading

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