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Fox News Removes Misleading Images Of Seattle Protests From Website

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From the New York Times, via Pen America's Daily Alerts on Rights and Expression: Fox News has taken down photographs from its websites that incorrectly depict events at the recent protests in Seattle. One was a combination of pictures taken

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Copyright Office Regulates the MLC: Selected Public Comments on MLC Transparency: MediaNet

Music Technology Policy

The wisest among us learn to use their portents well. There’s no need to hurry, it’s all downhill to hell. From “ Don’t Stand Still “, written by Original Snake Boy, performed by Guy Forsyth. The Copyright Office has solicited comments on the transparency of The MLC and received quite a few well-thought out comments (if I say so myself).

Wholesale Scraping of “Public” Data May Be Trade Secret Misappropriation

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In what could be prove to be an important decision within the context of scraping of “public” data, in a recent case the Eleventh Circuit reversed a lower court’s dismissal of trade secret claims relating to the scraping of insurance quotes. Compulife Software, Inc. Newman , No. 18-12004 (11th Cir.

Post-Pandemic Drop in New Cases Sees Upturn, But Billing Volumes Fall, New Clio Data Shows

Media Law

Last month, I reported on research into the impact of COVID-19 on law firms and clients, compiled by the practice management company Clio , based on anonymous data from its customers and from surveys of lawyers and consumers.

Reddit Ireland Limiting Online Hours To Address Hate Speech Issue

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Reddit Ireland is going offline in the early morning (Irish time) in order to try to prevent postings from the United States that encourage hate speech. These postings appear during daytime in the U.S. More here from the BBC News

Copyright Office Regulates the MLC: Selected Public Comments on MLC Transparency: @zoecello

Music Technology Policy

[Editor Charlie sez: The U.S. Copyright Office is proposing many different ways to regulate The MLC, which is the government approved mechanical licensing collective under MMA authorized to collect and pay out “all streaming mechanicals for every song ever written or that ever may be written by any songwriter in the world that is exploited in the United States under the blanket license.” ” The Copyright Office is submitting these regulations to the public to comment on.

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Clio Cloud Conference Will Be Truly In The Cloud, As Clio Cancels Physical Event

Media Law

The 2020 Clio Cloud Conference is being moved to a venue apropos of its name — the cloud. The practice management company Clio , which has staged the law practice and technology conference annually since 2013, has pulled the plug on the physical conference that had been scheduled for Oct.

The Communication Decency Act and the DOJ’s Proposed Solution: No Easy Answers

New Media and Technology Law

Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (“CDA”), 47 U.S.C. 230 , enacted in 1996, is often cited as the most important law supporting the Internet, e-commerce and the online economy. Yet, it continues to be subject to intense criticism , including from politicians from both sides of the aisle.

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On LawNext: Exploring the Meaning of Legal Terms through Corpus Linguistics

Media Law

?. At BYU Law in Provo, Utah, a first-of-its-kind technology platform is enabling legal researchers to explore the meanings of legal words and phrases by examining the contexts in which they historically were used.

Legaltech Week, 6.12.20: Does UPL Promote Racial Injustice? Plus the Week’s Top News

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What is Juneteenth? (In Class with Carr)

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Covid data shows dangerous trend in US South

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ICYMI: Here’s My Litera TV Interview with Doxly Founder Haley Altman

Media Law

On Wednesday, I interviewed Haley Altman for Litera TV , following news last week that Litera had named her its global director of business development and strategy. Altman is a former lawyer who, in 2016, founded the transaction management platform Doxly.

Opinion | What Kind of Society Values Property Over Black Lives? - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

This is the most important lesson to learn from the recent protests. It is infuriating that so many people stubbornly and ignorantly talk about looting and not about people dying. If you are not part pf the solution you are part of the problem. The hackneyed emphasis on “Why loot?”

Most of my white friends avoid talking about racism. I don't have that privilege | Bizzi Lavelle for IndigenousX | Opinion | The Guardian

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Most of my white friends avoid talking about racism. I don't have that privilege | Bizzi Lavelle for IndigenousX | Opinion | The Guardian

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Spate of Hanging Suicides and a Police Shootout Killing Leave Unanswered Questions

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

America does not change, racism is permanent.

Tomorrow: Jack Newton Joins Our Weekly Journalist Roundtable to Discuss Latest Clio Research on COVID-19

Media Law

As I reported Wednesday , Clio was out this week with its latest research on the impact of COVID-19 on law firms and clients. Tomorrow on our weekly Legaltech Week journalists roundtable, Clio CEO Jack Newton will be our guest to discuss the research with the panel.

Featured Resource: Part of an In-House Legal Team That’s Currently Working Remotely? Here’s How to Manage your Matters

Media Law

Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

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Racism against Black Men. Huey P. Newton, Ishmael Reed, Jawanza Kunjufu.

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Joe: Mark Zuckerberg Is "Lying To The American People" | Morning Joe | M.

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‘Knowledge Integration Platform’ Onna Raises $27M in Series B Round

Media Law

Call it an app-etite problem. Research says that large companies deploy an average of 163 different apps, and that companies of all sizes use an average of 88 apps , many of which are knowledge or communication apps for email, chat, collaboration, document management, customer services, and the like.

Hasan Minhaj: To Enjoy America's Successes, We Have To Own Its Failures

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The Fragility of Progress: Clint Smith and Robert Reich

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Cooper: Why Black People Don’t Need To Answer To White People Calling Th.

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You Got The Wrong Black Girl On The Right Day: Woman Scorches Cops After.

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Indelible Image of Boy’s Pat on Obama’s Head - The New York Times

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Indelible Image of Boy’s Pat on Obama’s Head - The New York Times

Child pepper-sprayed by police in Seattle is helped by Black Lives Matte.

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Facial Recognition: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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8:46 - Dave Chappelle

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Ret. Admiral Mike Mullen: "I Cannot Remain Silent" | Amanpour and Company

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What video shows happened before and after the death of Rayshard Brooks

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Baldwin-Buckley race debate still resonates 55 years on

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Suicide finding for black man found hanging in California stirs anger

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Opinion | I’m a Black American. I Had to Get Out. - The New York Times

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" LAMBEAU, Trinidad and Tobago — I watched the video of George Floyd taking his last breaths under the knee of a Minneapolis police officer while scrolling through Facebook early one morning here. The sound of crashing waves and my children’s giggles created the soundtrack for the devastating images.

Cooper: Why Black People Don’t Need To Answer To White People Calling Th.

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Coronavirus in Georgia: Tips for wearing face masks in heat

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Coronavirus in Georgia: Tips for wearing face masks in heat

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