Court Nixes Network DVR

Farrell, Mike
March 2007
Multichannel News;3/26/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p2
The article reports on the ruling by U.S. District Judge Denny Chin that Cablevision Systems has violated television programmers' copyrights. The Judge stated that a remote-storage DVR by CableSystems would allow the company and its customers to engage in unauthorized reproductions and transmission of the plaintiffs' copyrighted programs. However, CableSystems remained firm in their belief that remote-storage DVR is consistent to the copyright law.


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