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A kinder gentler TV program (via youtube) for kids, parents, and pets too

“Die Sendung mit der Maus (German link) is the oldest kids’ show on German TV – it first aired in 1971. Its main charm was its unhurried, affirming and positive approach to children’s stories and children’s questions. Despite multiple makeovers, … Continue reading

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Programa Via Legal mostra condenação de internauta que fez comentário racista no YouTube

Esse é um dos destaques do programa Via Legal, que vai mostrar, também, que viajar a passeio faz bem para o corpo e para a mente. Mas não são raros pequenos acidentes durante as viagens. Em Florianópolis, postos de saúde … Continue reading

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How much do we know about notice-and-takedown? New study tracks YouTube removals

Martin Kretschmer and Kristofer EricksonThe European Union is working on a dramatic change to the regime that governs the liability of online intermediaries established with the E-Commerce Directive (Directive 2000/31/EC). Art. 14 offered a safe harbour for hosting service providers … Continue reading

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Can a YouTube Video Invalidate a Patent? It’s Certainly Possible

One of the most common defenses to patent infringement is that the asserted patent is invalid. The reasons for invalidity regularly range from lack of utility, to incorrect inventorship, and even to fraud (as I’ve recently written about). Often, the … Continue reading

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Can YouTube be primarily liable for users' infringements?

Who's responsible for making this video available: (a) the user-uploader(b) YouTube(c) both of them(d) Merpel(e) no oneCan YouTube be considered primarily responsible (and, therefore, potentially liable) for the making available of user-uploaded content through its platform? In other words: can … Continue reading

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