Friday, October 9, 2009
My piece for Washington Legal Foundation: 'Sony v. Tenenbaum: There Are Limits To Fair Use Defense In Copyright Infringement Cases'
The Washington Legal Foundation asked me to write a short piece about fair use in the Joel Tenenbaum case. Here it is; and here's Judge Gertner's ruling granting summary judgment to the plaintiffs on Tenenbaum's fair use defense. (Her promised "full opinion to follow" has not yet been issued.) Here's the plaintiffs' motion, and Tenenbaum's opposition.