Has DMCA Safe Harbor Protection for Moderated Online Content Been Weakened?
A recent Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision signals that monitoring of user-generated content could potentially increase your liability for copyright infringement of that content. The court questioned whether a publisher that monitored content before posting could still receive certain immunities provided under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act for content posted “at the direction of users”. Lisa B. Dubrow, Esq., Subscription Insider Guide to Regulation and Compliance explains the case and its potential impact.
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