4th Circuit: Copyright Claims Against Amazon, Apple Properly Dismissed

Mealey's (December 21, 2015, 10:20 PM EST) -- RICHMOND, Va. — A South Carolina federal judge did not err in adopting a recommendation that allegations of Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) violations levied against Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. should be dismissed, the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Dec. 16 (Roland Chambers v. Amazon.com Inc., et al., No. 15-1767, 6th Cir.).

(Decision available. Document #16-160105-011Z.)

According to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges G. Steven Agee, Albert Diaz and Stephanie D. Thacker, plaintiff Roland Chambers “did not set forth sufficient facts in...
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