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Why is the New York Times Coverage on Artist Rights So Oddly Inconsistent?

Music Technology Policy

Here is the author’s thesis: But starting with [Lars] Ulrich’s [2000] testimony [in the Napster case and hearings], a new complaint has taken center stage, one that flips those older objections on their heads. This is what we expect from the New York Times , the newspaper of record. You know:  Fire good, Napster bad.

What’s Up With Music Rights for Broadcasters and Webcasters? – A Presentation on Pending Issues

Broadcast Law Blog

In the Texas presentation, I covered some of the many other copyright issues that are on the horizon, many of which we have written about in the pages of this blog. The slides from my presentation are available here. In the Texas presentation, I also mentioned the warning that I have provided before on these pages (see.

1973 | Meet Donald Trump - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Two months later, Trump Management, represented by Roy M.

Black Men, Violence and ‘Fierce Urgency’ - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

One exacerbating factor of community violence is the present and historical factors that helped form the communities and created the conditions for violence. Black Men, Violence and ‘Fierce Urgency’ - The New York TimesBut in fact, this argument is the diversion.

At User Conference, Thomson Reuters Elite Shows Off New Products

Media Law

At its international Vantage 2014 user conference last week in New York City, Thomson Reuters Elite showed off several new products.

The Times's Dealings With Julian Assange - NYTimes.com

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Back in New York we assembled a team of reporters, data experts and editors and quartered them in an out-of-the-way office. military.

The Man Who Spilled the Secrets | Politics | Vanity Fair

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Many comparisons have been made between the leak of these documents and Daniel Ellsberg’s 1971 leak of the Pentagon Papers to The New York Times.

Did Blacks Really Endorse the 1994 Crime Bill? - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Did Blacks Really Endorse the 1994 Crime Bill? - The New York Times"Yet the historical record reveals a different story. Biden Jr.

How to Close Guantánamo - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The White House and the Pentagon will soon present to Congress a detailed plan for closing the prison. How to Close Guantánamo - The New York TimesFor almost 14 years, the United States’ military prison camp in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, has sat festering on the edge of the Caribbean and the Constitution. billion.

Mothers of Black Victims Emerge as a Force for Hillary Clinton - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The gathering, held without aides or journalists present, stretched into a nearly three-hour dinner over pork chops and gravy, fried okra and rice. Mothers of Black Victims Emerge as a Force for Hillary Clinton - The New York TimesThey were joined by Hillary Clinton, who asked them, one by one, to tell her their stories. Louis.

The Supreme Court Database Behind Today’s New York Times Analysis

Media Law

The New York Times today has a fascinating article documenting The Roberts Court’s Surprising Move Leftward. Reporters Alicia Parlapiano, Adam Liptak and Jeremy Bowers analyze the court’s decisions from 1946 to the present to conclude that this term could be among the court’s most liberal since 1969.

Self Defense Seminar in New York May 21, 2013

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Tuesday May 21st from 9:30AM - 4:30PM Mark will be returning to New York City on May 21st to present his Seminar Self Defense for Writers and Filmmakers under the auspices of Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts Writers and filmmakers need to understand their legal rights and how to defend themselves from those who may seek to exploit them.

It’s a Play! It’s Live Internet TV! It’s Both, and it Opens in Los Angeles on Friday

Digital Media Law

Check out “The New Zealand Hobbit Crisis,” available on Amazon in paperback, Kindle and audiobook. Courtesy Heretick Theatre Lab.

Blawgers Get Free Passes to LegalTech New York

Media Law

LegalTech New York , one of the top legal technology events of the year, is just around the corner. Again this year, ALM , the company that presents the conference, is offering complimentary passes to legal bloggers. 31 to Feb. 2, 2011, at the New York Hilton. LegalTech takes place Jan.

Chorus Line Dancers Make A New Deal

DealFatigue

The revival presented the dancers with a unique opportunity to renegotiate. For a more complete chronology, read here.

Chorus Line Dancers Make A New Deal

DealFatigue

The revival presented the dancers with a unique opportunity to renegotiate. For a more complete chronology, read here.

Chorus Line Dancers Make A New Deal

DealFatigue

The revival presented the dancers with a unique opportunity to renegotiate. For a more complete chronology, read here.

The Bail Out

DealFatigue

No matter our behavior, the economy fluctuates from boom to bust on a fairly predicable basis. OK, I know that’s really not the reason.

The Bail Out

DealFatigue

No matter our behavior, the economy fluctuates from boom to bust on a fairly predicable basis. OK, I know that’s really not the reason.

The Bail Out

DealFatigue

No matter our behavior, the economy fluctuates from boom to bust on a fairly predicable basis. OK, I know that’s really not the reason.

No Strike Waivers For TV Yet But Web Start Ups Tempt Writers

DealFatigue

Awards shows present a high profile opportunity to make an adverse and very public impact on the quality of these telecasts.

No Strike Waivers For TV Yet But Web Start Ups Tempt Writers

DealFatigue

Awards shows present a high profile opportunity to make an adverse and very public impact on the quality of these telecasts.

No Strike Waivers For TV Yet But Web Start Ups Tempt Writers

DealFatigue

Awards shows present a high profile opportunity to make an adverse and very public impact on the quality of these telecasts.

“Purse”onal Jurisdiction

JetLawBlog

At least that was the case with Chloé bags sold by Queen Bee of Beverly Hills on its website, www.queenbeebeverlyhills.com. Emily Larish.

Media Watch: NYT Blogger Stylebook, Facebook and Twitter

Thompson On Hollywood

The venerable New York Times has issued guidelines for bloggers. The WSJ wants to compete with A.P. But traffic isn't everything.

Condoleezza Rice on Piano - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Soye Kim, the first violinist, who has two degrees from the Juilliard School, spent busy years studying in Europe and freelancing in New York before she entered law school at 39. After the performance, which lasted just over an hour, the British ambassador presented an elegant dinner. But late that afternoon, Ms. Rice replied.

Condoleezza Rice on Piano - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Soye Kim, the first violinist, who has two degrees from the Juilliard School, spent busy years studying in Europe and freelancing in New York before she entered law school at 39. After the performance, which lasted just over an hour, the British ambassador presented an elegant dinner. But late that afternoon, Ms. Rice replied.

Questions of Character - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Questions of Character - New York Times October 14, 2005 Op-Ed Columnist Questions of Character By PAUL KRUGMAN. Read the speeches Howard Dean gave before the Iraq war, and compare them with Colin Powell's pro-war presentation to the U.N. George W. And he likes to surround himself with "obsequious courtiers.". 19, 2000.

Questions of Character - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Questions of Character - New York Times October 14, 2005 Op-Ed Columnist Questions of Character By PAUL KRUGMAN. Read the speeches Howard Dean gave before the Iraq war, and compare them with Colin Powell's pro-war presentation to the U.N. George W. And he likes to surround himself with "obsequious courtiers.". 19, 2000.

"The Kennedys": A Present Day Debate Over History

Media Law Prof Blog

From the New York Times, coverage on the debate over the History Channel's new miniseries on the Kennedy family. Longtime Kennedy friends and intimates, like Theodore (Ted) Sorensons, say the scripts have serious factual errors. In particular, one scene suggests

Internet Financial News Aggregator Enjoined under New York Hot News Misappropriation Law

New Media and Technology Law

The financial firms have won a big victory with the opinion of Judge Denise Cote in the Southern District of New York in Barclays Capital, Inc., v. The court enjoined Fly's redistribution of the information in the firms' proprietary reports, relying on the "hot news misappropriation" tort under New York law.

New York High Court Splits on Applicability of Communications Decency Act Section 230 to Online Forum Operator

New Media and Technology Law

A divided New York Court of Appeals ruled on June 14, 2011, that an online forum administrator’s additions to an allegedly defamatory post by a user are protected by Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. The Real Estate Group of New York, Inc. , No. Shiamili v. 105, (N.Y. June 14, 2011).

Apple Announces New Rules for App Makers

JetLawBlog

For example, the rules require app developers to exclusively use Apple’s programming tools, which present problems for companies like Adobe Systems.

Is a notice terminating a license to use a copyrighted composition sufficient to establish willful copyright infringement?

Film and Television Law Blog

The Court held that EMI presented a strong circumstantial evidence of willfulness which warranted an award of enhanced statutory damages. copyright infringement emi entertainment world entertainment law film law karen records Music new york EMI Entertainment World, Inc. v. Karen Records, Inc. 2011 WL 3795037, 1 (S.D.N.Y.,2011).

Is a notice terminating a license to use a copyrighted composition sufficient to establish willful copyright infringement?

Film and Television Law Blog

The Court held that EMI presented a strong circumstantial evidence of willfulness which warranted an award of enhanced statutory damages. copyright infringement emi entertainment world entertainment law film law karen records Music new york EMI Entertainment World, Inc. v. Karen Records, Inc. 2011 WL 3795037, 1 (S.D.N.Y.,2011).

Washington Post to Cut 80 Newsroom Jobs - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Washington Post to Cut 80 Newsroom Jobs - New York Times March 11, 2006 Washington Post to Cut 80 Newsroom Jobs By KATHARINE Q. We're not anywhere near maximizing what we can do in our multimedia presentations," Mr. Downie said. the paper's publisher, said in a memo to the staff. Leonard Downie Jr., Daily circulation dropped 4.3

Washington Post to Cut 80 Newsroom Jobs - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Washington Post to Cut 80 Newsroom Jobs - New York Times March 11, 2006 Washington Post to Cut 80 Newsroom Jobs By KATHARINE Q. We're not anywhere near maximizing what we can do in our multimedia presentations," Mr. Downie said. the paper's publisher, said in a memo to the staff. Leonard Downie Jr., Daily circulation dropped 4.3

New Poll Finds Mixed Support for Wiretaps - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The poll found that Americans were to a large extent perplexed as they weighed conflicting forces: the need presented by Mr. Bush to take extraordinary action to fight terrorism, and a historical aversion to an overly intrusive government. This finding holds particular peril for Republicans as the party that has been in charge. 11 attacks.

New Poll Finds Mixed Support for Wiretaps - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The poll found that Americans were to a large extent perplexed as they weighed conflicting forces: the need presented by Mr. Bush to take extraordinary action to fight terrorism, and a historical aversion to an overly intrusive government. This finding holds particular peril for Republicans as the party that has been in charge. 11 attacks.

Richard Pryor, Iconoclastic Comedian, Dies at 65 - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Richard Pryor, Iconoclastic Comedian, Dies at 65 - New York Times December 11, 2005 Richard Pryor, Iconoclastic Comedian, Dies at 65 By MEL WATKINS. But he insistently presented characters with little or no distortion. "A lie is profanity," he explained. "A lie is the worst thing in the world. He was 65. An Innovative Approach.