Sep 06, 2016 Gene_kelly

Gene Kelly’s estate must wait to pursue copyright infringement claim

On August 16, 2016, United States District Judge Percy Anderson issued an order dismissing an action for copyright infringement brought by Patricia Ward Kelly, the surviving spouse of film and stage star Eugene “Gene” Kelly, against the University Press of…

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Aug 08, 2016 FAU-logo-clr

Florida Atlantic University sued for copyright infringement

Dr. Charles Nettleman, a former adjunct professor at Florida Atlantic University, filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against the university on July 27, 2016. Dr. Nettleman’s complaint alleges that the university copied his teaching materials, such as slides, lab exercises, quizzes, exams, etc., and distributed…

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Apr 21, 2016 FamilySearch

Copyright Essentials for Genealogists

On April 20, 2016, Peter Midgley presented a webinar entitled Copyright Essentials for Genealogists as part of the BYU Family History Library Webinar Series.

Dec 30, 2015 Spotify Logo

Spotify Sued for Copyright Infringement

David Lowery filed a class action lawsuit against the music streaming service Spotify on December 28, 2015, seeking $150 million in damages. Lowery is the leader of the bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven and a leading advocate…

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Dec 18, 2015 Cox Communications Logo

$25 Million Verdict Against Cox Communications for Copyright Infringement

On December 17, 2015, a jury found Cox Communications liable for willful copyright infringement and ordered the company to pay $25 million in damages to BMG. The court found that Cox could not rely on the safe harbor provisions available to…

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Oct 01, 2015 CLO-Map-2015

New Entrance

The entrance to our office has moved! Visitors can now reach us by coming through the main entrances—including the new south entrance—to Harold B. Lee Library. We can no longer be reached through our old entrance on the…

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Feb 24, 2015 ARL Fair Use Week Logo

Fair Use Week

Click here to read our op-ed in The Digital Universe on Fair Use Week, which was February 23-27, 2015.

Aug 28, 2014 Copyright Angel

Copyright Angel Video

Please view our latest video featuring our very own copyright angel.