HAVE THE PIRATES MADE THEIR LAST STAND?

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2010 in Copyright Law, DMCA, Intellectual Property, Internet |

Posted By: Deborah Ilea The Pirate Bay marks its seventh anniversary this month, proving that it just may be, as it touts itself, the world’s most resilient bittorrent site. Unfortunately, this anniversary coincides with a Swedish court decision rejecting the appeal of the site’s founders making the future of the site a questionable one. Only […]

Web Privacy vs. Web Personalization: Why Not Both?

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2010 in Internet |

Posted By: Cason Schmit The popularity of the internet has never been greater with over 1.9 billion users. This popularity is due in large part because the Internet rapidly developed into an awesome tool for information, news, and entertainment. The Internet’s rapid development was driven by the potential for efficient and convenient commerce. Commerce on […]

Cyber Monday Crackdown

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2010 in Copyright Law, DMCA, Intellectual Property, Internet |

Posted by: Anthony Eskridge When the United States government took control over more than 80 domain names last week, Internet discussion forums were abuzz with cries of “Censorship!,” “MAFIAA strikes again!,” “Tyranny!,” and general slippery slope complaints. But is that what the Cyber Monday Crackdown was really about? Most of the domain names seized were […]

TROLLING FOR INCOME

Posted by Cyberbear on December 1, 2010 in Blogging, Copyright Law, Internet, Judicial Decisions, Litigation |

Posted By: Debora Ilea Lawyers have always been a savvy bunch; so, it is little wonder that they are now taking unique and creative approaches to the practice of law to compensate for the economic woes of the current times. Some are restructuring their billing systems, relying more on flat fee and other billing strategies […]

Zombiecookies, Evercookies and More

Posted by Cyberbear on December 1, 2010 in Computer Software, Internet, Tech News |

Posted by: Matt Kimmel Cookies have become a pervasive and largely transparent element of the browsing experience. Unless your browser is set to ask before storing cookies, chances are you never have to deal with cookies, although you may deal with technical difficulties stemming from not storing them if that’s the behavior you’ve selected. Their […]

Copyright trolling for fun and profit

Posted by Cyberbear on December 1, 2010 in Blogging, Copyright Law, DMCA, Intellectual Property, Litigation |

Posted By: Anthony Eskridge Copyright trolling is the act of purchasing the copyright to material and suing infringers for profit. Intellectual property start-up Righthaven LLC, acting on behalf of Stephens Media, owner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, has sued over a hundred Internet sites over copyright infringement of the Review-Journal’s online news articles. What Righthaven […]

Network Effects and the Inevitable Monopoly

Posted by Cyberbear on December 1, 2010 in Internet, Tech News |

Posted By: Matt Kimmel The Wall Street Journal recently published a piece by Professor Tim Wu of Columbia Law School entitled In the Grip of the Internet Monopolists. In it, he argues that we are living in an era of nascent information monopolies residing on the internet. These monopolies are currently kind and benevolent, but […]

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