Category First Sale / Exhaustion

Ninth Circuit Overturns Vernor v. Autodesk Decision

Is this the beginning of the era of “verbal DRM”?

New IEEE Standards Initiative Aims at “Digital Personal Property”

A new standards initiative uses DRM-like technology to emulate physical products in the digital domain. Is there a market for it?

Digital First Sale at Issue in Vernor v. Autodesk Appeal

If it looks like a sale, quacks like a sale, and waddles like a sale, then it must be a sale (of content). Or must it?