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Author: Pamela Samuelson

Date: May 25, 2020

Original Source: Kluwer Copyright Blog

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The US Copyright Office Section 512 Study: Why the Entertainment Industry Is Claiming Victory

There are not many surprises in the just released Copyright Office Section 512 Study. On virtually every issue about which the copyright industry had complained for the last two decades regarding the notice and takedown regime first established by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) in 1998, now codified in 17 U.S.C. § 512—from its eligibility rules to its knowledge requirements to the availability of injunctive relief—the Office took that industry’s side.

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