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Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...broadcasters must license their signals to Aereo under a 1976 copyright law.But the Supreme Court actually stopped short of declaring...Palmer attorney who specializes in communications and copyright law. "It's Aereo's last shot. I see no downside to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...the court has distorted federal copyright law to forbid it.Broadcasters including...court's decision would eviscerate copyright law.Judge Denny Chin called Aereo's...for the sole purpose of evading copyright law.Smaller cable companies, independent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/supreme-court-rules-agains
Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

...homes that pick up free broadcasts.Broadcasters argue that Aereo built the individual antennas specifically to skirt copyright law, as there's no technical reason such a service would need them. Millions of dollars are at stake: If people ditch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-20/aereo-ceo-speaks-future-co
Complaint about Confederate flag on specialty Georgia tag

...state switched to a new type of flat, digitally-printed plate.Genesi said any submitted designs must not violate copyright laws.The plates are available for an initial cost of $80, of which $10 is directed to the Sons of Confederate Veterans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-19/complaints-about-confede
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TIMOTHY MOSESAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2014 based on a peer-review survey for copyright law.Details: He is a lawyer at Moses Law Group in Augusta. PETER FRANKLINAward/honor: Named the top mortgage loan producer for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-16/biz-bits
N.Y. appeals court OKs Aereo Internet television service

...smartphones doesn't violate U.S. copyright law, a divided federal appeals court...company does not appear to violate copyright law because subscribers are assigned...video recorder did not violate copyright law by copying and storing programs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-01/ny-appeals-court-oks-aereo
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...in Augusta.TIMOTHY MOSESAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2013 based on a peer-review survey for copyright law.Details: He is a lawyer at Moses Law Group in Augusta.VICKI SMITHAward/honor: Named listing agent of the month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-09-05/biz-bits
Beware of 'free' online movies

...According to the U.S. Copyright Office, an individual who uploads or downloads online movies that are protected by copyright law without the authority of the copyright owner can be subjected to copyright infringement violations. Such cases can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-04-23/beware-free-online-movies
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...administration said it will draw on law enforcement, trade agreements and other pressure to force compliance with copyright laws. "This is flat unadulterated theft, and it should be dealt with," Mr. Biden said. "We are committed to making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/16/bus_559653.shtml
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Cracking down on piracy

...3.9 million under federal copyright law. For five years this group has...for CDs and MP3 players), the copyright law was "modernized" in 1976 - it...would that leave us? Second, copyright laws need to be shaped up to reflect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/06/edi_146409.shtml
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