Published on 14 April 2014 @ 2:40 pm
Copyright Ruling In US May Impair Free Speech
By Steven Seidenberg for Intellectual Property Watch
The 9th Circuit’s recent decision in Garcia v. Google has sparked outrage among many internet businesses, media organisations, civil rights groups, and copyright experts. They assert the ruling significantly alters US law in a manner that will greatly restrict free speech. But a minority of experts say there is nothing to fear.