Google Loses Android Battle And Could Owe Oracle Billions Of Dollars Google just lost a major copyright case that could cost it billions of dollars and change how tech companies approach software development.
Court Sides With Marvin Gaye Family In 'Blurred Lines' FightA federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a copyright infringement verdict against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over the 2013 hit song "Blurred Lines."
Writer Accuses Conan O'Brien Of Stealing JokesWriter Robert Alexander Kaseberg accused late-night comedian Conan O'Brien of copyright infringement for stealing jokes he posted online.
Google Beats Oracle In Copyright Lawsuit Over AndroidA federal jury has sided with Google in a long-running legal battle with tech industry rival Oracle in a complex copyright case that was closely watched in Silicon Valley.
Supreme Court Rejects Authors' Challenge To Google Online Book LibraryThe Supreme Court has ruled Google can provide small portions of the books to the public without violating copyright laws.
Napster All Over Again: Periscope Users Could Face $150,000+ Fines, Jail Time For Live-Streaming Copyrighted EventsThe Mayweather-Pacquiao fight may have been a "win" for Twitter-owned Periscope, but for users who share a copyrighted live event, it could be a major loss -- of up o $150,000 in penalties per incident.
Beastie Boys Sue GoldieBlox Over Copyright InfringementThe lawsuit claims that the toy company has infringed upon other artists, including Queen, Daft Punk, Kaskade & others...
GoldieBlox Offers Peace To 'Beastie Boys' In Open Letter"Although we believe our parody video falls under fair use, we would like to respect his wishes and yours." - Excerpt from Goldiblox open letter
Beastie Boys In Legal Feud With Oakland Toymaker Over ‘Girls’ Viral AdThe hip-hop group sent a letter to Oakland toymaker GoldieBlox over a viral commercial parodying the hit song "Girls"...
Court Rules 'Jersey Boys' Musical Had Right To Use Ed Sullivan ClipA federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Monday that the producers of the "Jersey Boys" Broadway musical cannot be sued for copyright infringement...
EA Sues Zynga For Alleged Copyright InfringementElectronic Arts says it has sued online game maker Zynga because its new game “The Ville” infringes its own game, “The Sims Social.”
Tech Report: Oracle CEO Ellison Discusses Google Suit, Steve Jobs At Tech ConferenceAs the All Things Digital Conference came to a close, a federal judge delivered a setback to Oracle in its lawsuit against Google. Nonetheless Oracle CEO Larry Ellison has fond memories of his highly influential friend.