Media Law Prof Blog

Editor: Christine A. Corcos
Louisiana State Univ.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Gray on Copyright Infringement and the First Amendment: User-Generated Content and DMCA Interpretation @StanfordLaw

Megan Gray, Stanford Center for Internet & Society; Gray Matters, has published Copyright Infringement and the First Amendment: User-Generated Content and DMCA Interpretation -- Youtube. I Tube. We All Tube. Here is the abstract.

Under the Digital Millinium Copyright Act (DMCA), YouTube can be held liable for copyright-infringing material on the site if -- as the hosting site -- it has actual ("red flag") knowledge or control and a direct financial benefit from that copyright infringing content.

Download the article from SSRN at the link.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/2018/04/gray-on-copyright-infringement-and-the-first-amendment-user-generated-content-and-dmca-interpretatio.html

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