TITLE

Google Snaps at Viacom

AUTHOR(S)
Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/7/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 19, p128
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the filing of a response by Google Inc. on the patent infringement lawsuit filed by Viacom Inc. against the company and YouTube Inc. with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Google asserts that they abide by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, which provides immunity to Internet service providers from prosecution under copyright laws if a company has procedures to remove material when notified by the copyright holder.
ACCESSION #
25020186

 

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