It is Monday again and that means that it is time for another episode of the Copyright 2.0 Show.
After two weeks off for the holidays we’re now back with a full slate of copyright news, in particular news about Mininova, Psystar and Google Book Search. In addition to those tales, we have two stories revolving around the “Twilight” series and several stories from the international front, including impending legislation in the UK and Spain.
All in all, there were thirteen stories this week including news from all over the copyright world including our “Weird Story of the Week”.
This week’s stories include:
- Mininova Goes “Legit”
- Apple and Psystar Reach a Partial Settlement
- Court Refuses to Shut Down OpenBittorrent
- “Twilight” Author Sees Plagiarism Suit Dismissed
- Are Musician Royalty Statements Fantasy?
- And Many more…
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