Category First Sale / Exhaustion
The Supreme Court established that first sale rights apply to media products manufactured outside the US when brought into the country. What does this decision portend for digital first sale?
Media industry people are beginning to realize just how disruptive resale of digital content can be.
The coming showdown over Digital First Sale and library e-book lending.
Pottermore’s watermarking scheme for EPUB e-books offers the worst of both worlds: it’s ineffective and costs money to implement.
A music startup operating in a legal gray area gets a predictable wrist-slap from the major labels.
Is this the beginning of the era of “verbal DRM”?
A new standards initiative uses DRM-like technology to emulate physical products in the digital domain. Is there a market for it?