Comm 458liability - 512 Digital Millennium Copyright Act...

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Comm 452- Notes on Liability Vicarious Liability 1. Defendant has right and ability to control infringer’s acts 2. Receives direct financial benefit from infringement -In Netcom case, only contributory infringement claim is valid, cant claim vicarious liability because cant provide any evidence of direct financial benefit Participation in infringement not substantial
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Unformatted text preview: 512 Digital Millennium Copyright Act Limitations on liability relating to material online a. Transitory digital network communications b. Info. Residing on systems or networks at direction of users elements of notification c. Information location tools d. Replacement of removed or disabled material and limitation on other liability...
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This note was uploaded on 01/12/2011 for the course COMM 458 taught by Professor Sparr during the Fall '08 term at University of Michigan.

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