'Stolen Videos' Feud

Spangler, Todd
March 2010
Multichannel News;3/22/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p36
The article focuses on the dispute between Viacom Inc. and YouTube LLC regarding the copyright infringement of videos that were posted online by YouTube. It mentions that the media companies have been in conflict since 2005, wherein Viacom sued YouTube for uploading stolen videos on their web site. However, it says that YouTube and its purchaser Google Inc. have been given immunity from copyright liability based on the condition given under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).


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