2nd Circuit Finds Injunction Violated In Online Digital DVR Copyright Case
(February 17, 2016, 12:33 PM EST) -- NEW YORK — An injunction issued by a New York federal judge that prohibited the distribution of copyrighted television content over the Internet was violated by “Teleporter” remote storage digital video recording (DVR) technology, the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Feb. 16 (CBS Broadcasting Inc., et al. v. FilmOn.com Inc., et al., No. 14-3123, 2nd Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 2609).
(Decision available. Document #16-160222-023Z.)
Contrary to arguments made by defendants FilmOn.com Inc. and Alkiviades David, FilmOn’s chief executive officer, (FilmOn, collectively) nothing in...