The resurrection of Viacom’s massive copyright infringement suit against YouTube has been the talk of the intellectual property community on LXBN this week. The Second Circuit Court of Appeals recently decided its 2010 summary judgement in favor of YouTube was premature and the video sharing site will once again have to defend itself against Viacom’s claims. View Full Post
Written By Joseph M. DiCioccio The Second Circuit has vacated District Court (S.D.N.Y.) Judge Louis L. Stanton’s June 2010 dismissal of Viacom’s $1 billion copyright infringement suit against YouTube.  In a thorough opinion, the Second Circuit remanded the case to the district court for further consideration of several key aspects of the case, including whether executives... Continue Reading