Category Archives: Copyright Law

Vincent J. Galluzzo, When “Now Known or Later Developed” Fails its Purpose: How P2P Litigation Has Turned the Distribution Right Upside-Down

61 Fla. L. Rev. 1165 (2009) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: In 1999, a Northeastern University freshman needed only a quiet dorm room to design the catalyst that would spark the peer-to-peer (P2P) downloading phenomenon. That freshman, the then-teenaged … Continue reading

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Samuel J. Horovitz, Two Wrongs Don’t Negate a Copyright: Don’t Make Students Turnitin if You Won’t Give it Back

60 Fla. L. Rev. 229 (2008) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The story goes something like this: There was a particularly difficult college professor notorious for a low grading scale. After years of low grade following low grade, one … Continue reading

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Michael W. Carroll, The Struggle for Music Copyright

57 Fla. L. Rev. 907 (2005) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: For intellectual property lawyers, the first decade of the twenty-first century is a period of history-in-the-making. This perception is reinforced on a daily basis by rapidly changing digital … Continue reading

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Janelle A. Weber, Don’t Drink, Don’t Smoke, Don’t Download: Parents’ Liability for their Children’s File Sharing

57 Fla. L. Rev. 1163 (2005) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: When Darlene Emanski subscribed to America Online (AOL), she thought she was providing her teenage daughter with a fun and convenient means of researching school projects, communicating with … Continue reading

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Jacqueline Lipton, Information Property: Rights and Responsibilities

56 Fla. L. Rev. 135 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Can you own information? If so, what is the theoretical justification for ownership, and precisely what rights does ownership confer? What is the impact of ownership of information … Continue reading

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