Volume 10, Issue 2

Click Here to Share! The Impact of the Veoh Litigations on Viacom v. YouTube

Volume 10, Issue 2 (Jun 2012)

In the high-bandwidth Internet age, video sharing websites such as YouTube and Yahoo! Video are growing in popularity. The ease with which such sharing is accomplished has aided users in illegally uploading copyrighted movies, TV shows, and music. In a recent lawsuit, Viacom and its copyright-owning affiliates sought one billion dollars in damages against YouTube,

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Phong Dinh, Recent Development, Click Here to Share! The Impact of the Veoh Litigations on Viacom v. YouTube, 10 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 447 (2009), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/16_10NCJLTech4472008-2009.pdf.

In the Navy: The Future Strength of Preliminary Injunctions Under NEPA in Light of NRDC v. Winter

Volume 10, Issue 2 (Jun 2012)

A preliminary injunction is an incredibly useful and important tool in cases involving the enforcement of environmental statutes and regulations. Parties hoping to protect the environment will often seek preliminary injunctions to prevent environmental harm from occurring while the case is being litigated in court. In Winter v. National Resource Defense Council (NRDC), the Supreme

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William Krueger, Recent Development, In the Navy: The Future Strength of Preliminary Injunctions Under NEPA in Light of NRDC v. Winter, 10 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 423 (2009), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/15_10NCJLTech4232008-2009.pdf.

Excessive Reverse Payments in the Context of Hatch-Waxman

Volume 10, Issue 2 (Jun 2012)

Reverse payments, such as the one at issue in Arkansas Carpenters Health & Welfare Fund v. Bayer AG, are controversial because they appear to be nothing more than agreements between competitors not to compete. However, because a patent was involved, the Federal Circuit refused to declare this agreement unlawful—even when the patentee offered to pay

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Satish Chintapalli, Recent Development, Excessive Reverse Payments in the Context of Hatch-Waxman, 10 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 381 (2009), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/14_10NCJLTech3812008-2009.pdf.

The FCC’s Regulatory Mulligan: Exploring the Options in the Wake of a Failed D Block Auction

Volume 10, Issue 2 (Jun 2012)

In March 2008, the Federal Communications Commission auctioned licenses to sizeable tracts of radio frequency spectrum that will be vacated due to the analog-to-digital television conversion to occur in June 2009. The Commission conditioned the license to one portion of this spectrum—the “D Block”—on an unprecedented requirement: for the licensee to work hand-in-hand with public-safety

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Alejandro Valencia, The FCC’s Regulatory Mulligan: Exploring the Options in the Wake of a Failed D Block Auction, 10 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 313 (2009), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/13_10NCJLTech3132008-2009.pdf.

International Patent Law: Should United States and Foreign Patent Laws be Uniform? An Analysis of the Benefits, Problems, and Barriers

Volume 10, Issue 2 (Jun 2012)

This article blends three areas of law: international law, comparative law and intellectual property. Specifically, this article discusses the benefits and problems associated with harmonizing United States patent laws with foreign systems. It does so by analyzing the historical and contemporary ramifications of uniform patent laws. In addition, it highlights recent attempts in Congress—The Patent

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Robert R. Willis, Esq., International Patent Law: Should United States and Foreign Patent Laws be Uniform? An Analysis of the Benefits, Problems, and Barriers, 10 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 283 (2009), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/12_10NCJLTech2832008-2009.pdf.

Standards, Intellectual Property Disclosure, and Patent Royalties After Rambus

Volume 10, Issue 2 (Jun 2012)

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission found that Rambus, a developer of computer memory technologies, failed to disclose information about its intellectual property holdings to other participants in the Joint Electron Device Engineering Council (JEDEC), a private standard-setting organization, during the period in which JEDEC was developing Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) standards. According to the

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Stanley M. Besen & Robert J. Levinson, Standards, Intellectual Property Disclosure, and Patent Royalties After Rambus, 10 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 233 (2009), available at http://ncjolt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/11_10NCJLTech2332008-2009.pdf.

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