Tag Archives: Copyright

Who the Copyright Claims Board May Help the Most — Plagiarism Today

–snip– While the full usefulness of the CCB remains up in the air, especially considering that respondents can simply opt out of the proceedings, that hasn’t stopped claims from pouring in. As of this writing, some 35 cases have already … Continue reading

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Using the Copyright Small Claims Board to Fight Essay Mills — Plagiarism Today

In December 2020, the United States government passed the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act (CASE Act). The act, to put it simply, created the Copyright Small Claims Board (CCB), a “small claims court” to hear copyright infringement disputes. Using … Continue reading

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3 Count: Spinrilla Right Round — Plagiarism Today

First off today, Chris Cooke at Complete Music Update reports that jury selection has begun in the impending trial of the mixtape sharing service Spinrilla and the major record labels. 3 Count: Spinrilla Right Round

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3 Count: Fast Movies — Plagiarism Today

First off today, Andy Maxwell at Torrentfreak writes that, in Japan, a group of some thirteen movie companies have filed a lawsuit against a group of individuals and companies that make “fast movies”, or 10-minute versions of popular films. 3 … Continue reading

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The Duke University Commencement Plagiarism Scandal — Plagiarism Today

On May 8, 2022, Duke University held its commencement ceremony, which included an address by graduating student Priya Parkash. The Duke University Commencement Plagiarism Scandal Includes a YouTube video comparing the two speeches.

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3 Count: 32 Percent Increase — Plagiarism Today

1 Copyright Royalty Board Asked to Approve 32% Increase on Mechanical Royalties for Physical Products, Downloads 3 Count: 32 Percent Increase

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How to ACTUALLY Avoid Plagiarism — Plagiarism Today

If you’re a student, budding journalist or just someone taking up writing, you definitely do not want to become known as a plagiarist. How to ACTUALLY Avoid Plagiarism

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How to Defeat an AI-Powered DMCA Scam — Plagiarism Today

–snip– The letter was courteous and said that Dickson had used an image without permission. They were happy to have the image used, but simply wanted attribution back to the source. How to Defeat an AI-Powered DMCA Scam

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World Intellectual Property Day Celebrates Youthful Innovators – Wyoming State Library

Every April 26th is World Intellectual Property (IP) Day. The day is a celebration of human innovation and the IP created from it. IP includes patents, trademarks, copyright, trade secrets and more. Each World IP Day has a theme and … Continue reading

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3 Count: Shared Passwords — Plagiarism Today

First off today, Wilson Wong and Rob Wile at NBC News reports that that Netflix has announced that it will be launching a global crackdown on password sharing that could impact as many as 100 million households. 3 Count: Shared … Continue reading

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