U.S. v. Cassim: Domingo Rivera obtains first Federal “music piracy” jury trial defense victory Read more

U.S. v. Cassim: Domingo Rivera obtains first Federal “music piracy” jury trial defense victory

Today, a federal jury acquitted Adil Cassim who was represented by Domingo J. Rivera.  The United States Department of Justice had alleged that Adil Cassim was the leader of Rabid Neurosis (“RNS”).  On the DOJ website, the press release alleged that “according to the indictment, the defendants, led by Cassim for a period of time, […]

Internet Copyright Infringement – Courts Weigh-In Read more

Internet Copyright Infringement – Courts Weigh-In

We frequently handle Internet copyright infringement issues.  These issues present themselves in many forms.  Some examples include: Internet copyright infringement resulting
from copied website contents, Internet copyright infringement claims against ISP resulting from copied website photographs, Internet copyright infringement claims against Internet search engine from
displaying copyright images as thumbnails with the indexed results, and Internet copyright infringement claim against search engine and online retailer resulting from the use of copyrighted images as
thumbnails.

Internet copyright infringement decisions are far from uniform.  Quite to the contrary, Internet law is one of the least predictable areas of law. However, the decisions of …