Copyright Infringement News
Maharashtra Cyber Crime Cell arrested Subhanjan Kayet for his involvement in the pirated websites/platform named Thop TV
The Peppa Pig revenge: Explained how Russia is retaliating to sanctions by encouraging copyright infringement
A judge in Russia has passed a ruling that allows copyright infringement of the popular British cartoon Peppa Pig and other international brands from “unfriendly nations” like the US and the UK
As per court documents, Emelike Nwosuocha says Donald Glover's 'This Is America' is "glaringly similar" to a song he released two years prior to its release
Katy Perry sued for $150000 by photo agency due to copyright infringement over old Halloween picture
Just last month, Katy Perry and her collaborators were ordered to fork over $2.78 million after a federal jury found that she'd copied one of her hit songs
Draft E-Commerce Policy: A problematic revision of intermediary rules for trademark and copyright liability
The current set of rules, as seen, are problematic on many accounts — that they fail to take the actual nature of an e-commerce site into account
India should take lessons from US' MMA; concepts like central database could bring transparency in exchange of music copyrights
The existing music copyright system in India is plagued by a sordid lack of transparency in licensing negotiations, enabling copyright societies to extract maximum revenue from buyers whilst withholding fair remuneration from creators
The new tool will roll out to creators who have over 1,00,000 subscribers, by next week.
Cloud firm Teradata files IP theft suit against SAP, alleges former CTO Vishal Sikka was in the know
Sikka is considered to be the force behind SAP's analytics platform, HANA that had helped the company strengthen its position in the global market
No monkey business in US: San Francisco appeals court favours human over animals in fight over ape selfie
A US appeals court on Monday favoured humans over animals in a novel copyright lawsuit filed over a series of entertaining selfies taken by a monkey with a toothy grin.
EU allegedly suppressed a report which found that piracy doesn't affect legal sales of music, movies and games
The European Commission seems to have suppressed a report which concluded that copyright infringement had no negative impact on legal sales.
Twitter's new terms of service that apparently allow other companies to re-publish content on its platform without any compensation have sparked widespread online criticism.
When the Court tried contacting the defendants, the co-founders of The Pirate bay, none replied in the stipulated time frame offered by the court.
New Zealand court had also agreed that Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) was illegally spying on Kim Dotcom.
Kumar Vishwas should have sought permission from Harivansh Rai Bachchan's estate before using his poem
Amitabh Bachchan has questioned Kumar Vishwas's use of the Harivansh Rai Bachchan' poem 'Nirman.'
Bhushan Kumar, co-producer of Hindi Medium, says he hopes that the legal case is not a result of the resounding box office success of Hindi Medium.
A journalist who is suing the filmmakers of Tupac's biopic All Eyez On Me claims the film lifted much content from his articles on the rapper.
Plot similarities have now been detailed by the writer that is suing Disney over animated mega hit Zootopia. A hearing has currently been set for June 26
Zootopia might be a rip-off? Lawsuit filed by screenwriter claims Oscar-winning film is not original
Zootopia might not be an original film at all with a screenwriter named Gary Goldman filing a lawsuit against Disney.
In Bollywood, the journey from ‘inspired by real events’ to 'not inspired by any person living or dead' is a short one — as seen in the case of Rangoon, Raees and Coffee With D