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Court Dismisses Authors’ Copyright Infringement Claims Against OpenAI


Authors Sue, OpenAI Responds In a lawsuit filed last June , authors Paul Tremblay and Mona Awad accused OpenAI of direct and vicarious copyright infringement, among other things. The only claim that should be able to survive is direct copyright infringement, but OpenAI said it expects to defeat that at a later stage.

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Professor Sues Cheating Student for Copyright Infringement

Plagiarism Today

Course Hero states that it has a policy to not tolerate copyright infringement. It is unclear if Berkovitz filed a Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) takedown notice against the works or not. Tests, study guides, answer keys and other materials produced by instructors can be protected by copyright.


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Limitation period for copyright infringement actions in France

The IPKat

This Kat always eagerly awaits decisions from the French Cour de Cassation, so he was delighted to find out about an important recent decision on copyright (Cour de cassation, 1st Civil Chamber, 15 November 2023, n° 22-23.266). The judgment focuses on a procedural aspect, namely the limitation period for an action for copyright infringement.

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AI Copyright Infringement Suit Proceeds in California District Court

JD Supra Law

In an early test of the interplay between artificial intelligence (AI) and copyright law, the US District Court for the Northern District of California recently allowed a copyright infringement claim to proceed against an AI developer that used an artist’s works without authorization to train a machine learning model.

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More Authors Sue OpenAI for Copyright Infringement

IP Watchdog

A Pulitzer Prize-winning author and a number of Tony, Grammy and Peabody award winners are the latest to sue OpenAI for copyright infringement based on the way it trains its popular chatbot, ChatGPT. In July, comedian Sarah Silverman and authors Christopher Golden and Richard Kadrey brought a similar suit against OpenAI.

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Music Rights Group Sues Elon Musk’s X for Copyright Infringement


Over the years, various parties have called out Twitter/X over alleged copyright infringement. In a complaint filed at the District Court of Munich, Germany, SUISA now accuses X of widespread copyright infringement. Mass Copyright Infringement Lawsuit The German lawsuit isn’t the first music lawsuit faced by X.

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Resolving GenAI copyright infringement questions: 4 court decisions

Barry Sookman

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