• Spotify Starts Shutting Down Its Massive P2P Network

    Updated: 2014-04-16 19:33:06
    For more than half a decade Spotify has relied on P2P technology to quickly deliver songs to its millions of subscribers. This will be over soon. The music streaming service has started to phase out P2P technology to rely fully on central servers instead.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

  • Android Pirate Agrees To Work Undercover For the Feds

    Updated: 2014-04-16 12:07:37
    Getting busted by the FBI can hardly be a pleasurable experience but for one former Android software pirate his debt to the authorities won't be over anytime soon. As part of a plea agreement with the Department of Justice, a former member of the SnappzMarket group has just agreed to work undercover for the FBI.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

  • Cinefi Streams Movie and TV-Torrents Straight to Your Browser

    Updated: 2014-04-14 20:15:13
    Cinefi is a brand new service that allows users to stream movie and TV-torrents directly to their browser, with no external torrent clients, plugins or video players needed. The unique "patent pending" technology streams videos on-the-fly, and works on pretty much any device that has a browser.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

  • Ryushare File-Host Owner Arrested – Cash, Cars, Motorcycles Seized

    Updated: 2014-04-14 14:31:17
    Another file-hosting site popular with pirates has bitten the dust. According to the Vietnamese government the operators of Ryushare were arrested for distributing "depraved culture", a reference to adult-related material. Reports from authorities say the site, which at its peak last year got close to breaking into the Alexa 500, generated profits of $6.2m.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

  • UK Prime Minister Asked for Permanent Police Anti-Piracy Unit Funding

    Updated: 2014-04-14 12:08:39
    City of London Police's Intellectual Property Unit has been making waves recently against so-called 'pirate' websites but its current funding is only a temporary arrangement. In an effort to remove uncertainty, the Prime Minister's Intellectual Property Advisor is calling on his boss to commit to the permanent funding of the unit to extend its existence beyond 2015.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

  • Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week – 04/14/14

    Updated: 2014-04-14 09:12:32
    The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. ‘The Machine’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Ride Along’ 'The Nut Job' completes the top three.Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

  • Congrats to our Winners and Additional Offer from Image Witness!

    Updated: 2014-04-10 03:37:11
    Home Attorneys Contact Products Representative Clients Cases Search CO Records Services Workshops and Appearances Posts Photo Attorney Serving the Photographer's Legal Needs Congrats to our Winners and Additional Offer from Image Witness On 04.09.14, In . Misc by Carolyn E . Wright Congrats to our winners of the  Image Witness Giveaway George Widman Scott MacQuarrie Patrick Lauzon The great folks at  Image Witness have an additional offer . As Photo Attorney readers seem to be really keen on protecting their content , Image Witness is extending an additional offer to anyone that missed . out This will be valid for the next 3 days only the offer expires at midnight , April 12, 2014 EDT and only for the first 50 photographers who take advantage of this offer . If you signup for any paid plan

  • Galt.io set for April 15th “Soft” Launch

    Updated: 2014-04-09 19:35:44
    Jason Lewis et al have just announced that the first phase of Galt.io will be launched on April 15th (for those who are unfamiliar with Galt.io, here is some background). Galt.io will be soft launched April 15. Soft launch means we will be rolling out the system to select members and groups to test functionality, [...]

  • Image Witness Giveaway!

    Updated: 2014-04-09 00:13:32
    Home Attorneys Contact Products Representative Clients Cases Search CO Records Services Workshops and Appearances Posts Photo Attorney Serving the Photographer's Legal Needs Image Witness Giveaway On 04.08.14, In . Misc by Carolyn E . Wright The great folks at Image Witness have an offer for Photo Attorney blog readers to help them manage where their content is being used . online Image Witness is an image tracking and protection platform that is custom built for photographers and agencies . Image Witness provides the foundation of a good image protection strategy . Watermarking and other options are useful in attempting to prevent infringement but you still don’t know if you have a problem until you look online . Trying to manually determine where your entire image collection is posted

  • Copyright Office Extends Period of Public Comment in Notice of Inquiry Regarding Orphan Works and Mass Digitization

    Updated: 2014-04-04 15:14:47
    Home Attorneys Contact Products Representative Clients Cases Search CO Records Services Workshops and Appearances Posts Photo Attorney Serving the Photographer's Legal Needs Copyright Office Extends Period of Public Comment in Notice of Inquiry Regarding Orphan Works and Mass Digitization On 04.04.14, In Legislation Orphan Works by Carolyn E . Wright The U.S . Copyright Office is extending the deadline for public comments that address topics listed in the Office’s February 10, 2014, Notice of Inquiry and that respond to any issues raised during the public roundtables held in Washington , D.C . on March 10–11, 2014. Comments are now due by 5:00 p.m . eastern time on May 21, 2014. For more information , including the comment submission form , please see  www.copyright.gov orphan Carolyn E .

  • Copyright Office Posts Form to Request Participation in May 5, 2014, “Making Available” Roundtable

    Updated: 2014-04-03 15:15:36
    Home Attorneys Contact Products Representative Clients Cases Search CO Records Services Workshops and Appearances Posts Photo Attorney Serving the Photographer's Legal Needs Copyright Office Posts Form to Request Participation in May 5, 2014, Making Available” Roundtable On 04.03.14, In Legislation by Carolyn E . Wright The U.S . Copyright Office is conducting a May 5, 2014, public roundtable for its making available” study . To request to participate in a roundtable session as a speaker participant , please submit the form available at  www.copyright.gov docs making_ available public-roundtable participate-request.html Forms to request participation must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m . eastern daylight time on April 11, 2014. The Office requests that each participating entity

  • More Than An Attorney . . . Making Dreams Come True

    Updated: 2014-03-30 00:52:16
    Home Attorneys Contact Products Representative Clients Cases Search CO Records Services Workshops and Appearances Posts Photo Attorney Serving the Photographer's Legal Needs More Than An Attorney Making Dreams Come True On 03.29.14, In . Misc by Carolyn E . Wright The attorneys with the Law Office of Carolyn E . Wright , LLC a k a the Photo Attorney , 8221 are passionate about photography , either as a photographer or art lover . Attorney Jon Diaz is no . exception When Jon is not fighting for photographer’s rights , he’s fighting childhood cancer one photograph at a time . The Deseret News has covered his wonderful project about how he is making a difference . Learn more about his project on his Facebook page in the video shown above , his photography webpage at  www.jmdiazphotography.com

  • Obama in Brussels

    Updated: 2014-03-26 21:50:17
    Transcript: A particular set of ideals began to emerge, the belief that through conscience and free will, each of us has the right to live as we choose, the belief that power is derived from the consent of the governed and that laws and institutions should be established to protect that understanding. And those ideas [...]

  • Isn’t it Ironic: Government Surveillance Version (with Remy)

    Updated: 2014-03-21 19:09:33
    Transcript: A particular set of ideals began to emerge, the belief that through conscience and free will, each of us has the right to live as we choose, the belief that power is derived from the consent of the governed and that laws and institutions should be established to protect that understanding. And those ideas [...]

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