It is Friday again and that means that it is time for another episode of the Copyright 2.0 Show.
It was a busy week for copyright news as Patrick and I have to make our way through rapid fire updates on several of the biggest and most important ongoing copyright cases. We get an update on the U.S. Copyright Group, Righthaven, the Bratz case and much, much more.
If you’re following the soap opera that is copyright news, this is an episode you do not want to miss.
This week’s stories include:
- U.S. Copyright Group Files Record-Breaking Lawsuit
- MGA Puts the Screws to Mattel
- All of Righthaven’s Colorado Cases Are on Hold
- Hangover 2 Allows to Release, Copyright Lawsuit to Continue
- ICE Seizes More Domains
- Much, Much More!
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