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Hunting a Specific YouTube Fair-Use Case

I'm looking for a specific YouTube video, involved in a Fair-Use copyright case, that had been taken down and some months later allowed to reposted after having been approved by courts as transformative. It involved using two different movie-industry film footage segments that, when interspersed with each other, created a new conversation between two characters of different fictional universes. [more inside]
posted by Quarter Pincher on Dec 3, 2013 - 2 answers

How to monitor and protect against unauthorised image use?

Can anyone recommend any services that protect and/or monitor original images online from unauthorised or unlicensed use? [more inside]
posted by LongDrive on Aug 12, 2011 - 7 answers

I'm no buccaneer, and I'm not trying to hornswaggle anyone, but I would like to hang the RIAA from the yardarm.

Are there any significant US organizations similar to PiratbyrÄn? [more inside]
posted by WhitenoisE on Aug 6, 2011 - 1 answer

How can I cover my filesharing tracks?

How can I cover my filesharing tracks? [more inside]
posted by Kale Slayer on Jul 7, 2011 - 9 answers

What is the legal process for a non-US citizen protecting their copyright in the US?

What is the legal process for a non-US citizen protecting their copyright in the US? [more inside]
posted by jihaan on May 26, 2011 - 2 answers

How can I learn more about IP/copyright history/issues in the US?

I want to learn more about the history and legal issues surrounding copyright infringement/intellectual property and how it relates to businesses and artists in the United States. What would be a good place to start? (Prompted by this thread.)
posted by autoclavicle on Mar 29, 2011 - 8 answers

Penalties for exhibition of pirated movies?

What would the penalty be for publicly exhibiting a downloaded, pirated copy of a new movie? Not simply in your basement or something, but at an actual movie theater? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 24, 2011 - 22 answers

Digital Economy Bill - When will it take effect?

Now that the Digital Economy Bill in the UK is rushed through what is the timeline for enforcement?
posted by srboisvert on Apr 12, 2010 - 3 answers

Here's a shiny *new* copy instead, Netflix.

A co-worker ripped and burned a DVD and accidentally sent the copy back to Netflix. Ouch. Should she flee the country? Retain a brace of lawyers?
posted by codswallop on Dec 8, 2008 - 19 answers

My blog is in leetspeek! Reading it constitutes a breach of the DMCA!

What is the difference (legal or otherwise) between "decoding" and "decrypting?" [more inside]
posted by explosion on Sep 30, 2008 - 13 answers

Technically it's piracy, but it doesn't feel that way...

What's a good name for the kind of "piracy" that doesn't feel like piracy to a reasonable person? [more inside]
posted by AmbroseChapel on Sep 1, 2007 - 47 answers

WIll Customs seize my robot pals?

PirateFilter: Question about bringing VCDs into the good ol' U.S. of A. Yarrr. {MI} [more inside]
posted by ruddhist on Feb 4, 2005 - 13 answers

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