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Time, Gannett and other news organizations are asking a federal appellate court to decide whether embedding a tweet in a news article can infringe copyright. The publishers are seeking to immediately appeal an order issued by U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest in New York, who ruled that they ...
The publishers are seeking to immediately appeal an order issued by U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest in New York, who ruled that they may have infringed photographer Justin Goldman's copyright by embedding a tweet that contained his photo of NFL quarterback Tom Brady. Forrest's order ...

That claim relied on state law, however, and the U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest opted to decline supplemental jurisdiction. Shen says in his refiling in Manhattan Supreme Court that the Post and Shapiro should pay him $8 million in damages, claiming that Shapiro “goaded [him] into a confrontation” ...
He was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan, who also ordered him to forfeit $119,429 of proceeds from suspicious trading. Yan's guilty plea stemmed from his 2016 purchase of stock options in Stillwater Mining Co. just three weeks before South Africa's Sibanye Gold announced ...
U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan handed down the sentence to Darcy Wedd, who was chief operating officer and then CEO of a company called Mobile Messenger, for an alleged $100 million scheme to charge cellphone users $9.99 a month without their consent for “premium” text content ...
U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan handed down the sentence to Darcy Wedd, who was chief operating officer and then CEO of a company called Mobile Messenger, for an alleged $100 million scheme to charge cellphone users $9.99 a month without their consent for “premium” text content ...

U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest has now ordered Adam Klein, the owner of the defunct CMJ trade journal and CMJ music festival, to pay $555,000 in unpaid wages. Four ex-employees collectively sued for the compensation in 2016. Former general manager David Dekeyser and former social ...
The ex-employees filed a collective action lawsuit against CMJ Holdings, Klein, and his company Abaculi Media under the claim that they were not paid since October 2015. Now, U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest has ruled that Abaculi Media must collectively pay those employees over $500,000 ...
Adam Klein, owner of now-defunct music events and media company CMJ, must pay a group of former employees over $500,000. On Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest ruled in favor of the plaintiffs, who filed a collective action lawsuit against Klein, CMJ Holdings and Abaculi Media in 2016, ...
Adam Klein, the owner of the now defunct CMJ trade journal and CMJ music festival, has been ordered to pay more than half a million dollars to the ex-employees who collectively sued him in 2016 for unpaid wages, by U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest. Klein's lawyer, Alex Granovsky, told ...
Judge Katherine Forrest rejected the 9th Circuit's “server test” based, in part, on a surprising approach to the process of embedding. The opinion describes the simple process of embedding a tweet or image in a way that puts publishers, not servers, in the drivers' seat: “[W]hen defendants caused the ...
U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest in New York said in an order issued Monday that the legal question presented by the dispute could have a far-reaching affect. She added that she was granting the news organizations' request to allow a fast appeal "in order to bring resolution to an important and ...
"The court's decision here has dramatic, far-reaching practical implications for all online publishers, social media and content platforms, and Internet users," the news organizations write in papers filed Monday with U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest in New York. They are asking her to authorize an ...
Judge Katherine Forrest of the Southern District of New York disagreed: “Bitcoins carry value—that is their purpose and function—and act as a medium of exchange. Bitcoins may be exchanged for legal tender, be it U.S. dollars, Euros, or some other currency.” Id. at 548. The court found that Bitcoin fit within ...
15, decision, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest of Manhattan refused to toss photographer Justin Goldman's infringement suit, report the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Hollywood Reporter. The Hollywood Reporter calls the decision “a huge surprise.” The publication says the opinion could ...
On February 5 in a brief, handwritten note, US District Judge Katherine Forrest blocked efforts by Ulbricht's new lawyer, Paul Grant, to go beyond the standard 36-month period allowed in what is called a "Rule 33 motion." (Grant took over the case from Ulbricht's previous counsel, Joshua Dratel, in June ...
Judge Katherine B. Forrest has put up with a lot of ridiculous and horrible bulls**t in her tenure on the bench. So let's establish off the bat that she doesn't deserve most of the guff she takes. But her decision yesterday in Goldman v. Breitbart, et More Respectable Outlets, is just awful. And it's not even that it's ...

In a huge surprise, a New York federal judge on Thursday delivered a blow to nine news organizations defending their use of a Tom Brady photo. ... and 'embed' invoked thoughts of a bird, a disease, and a reporter," begins a summary judgment opinion from U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest.
Judge Katherine Forrest rejected the Ninth Circuit's server test, based in part on a surprising approach to the process of embedding. The opinion describes the simple process of embedding a tweet or image—something done every day by millions of ordinary Internet users—as if it were a highly technical ...
On Thursday, Feb. 1, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York Katherine Forrest '86 headlined the first installment of this semester's Public Affairs (PAC) Speaker Series. Judge Forrest delivered a talk entitled “Freedom of Expression: A View From the Bench.” Judge Forrest earned her ...
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit again revived an attempted class action suit that U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest of the Southern ... On Monday, the panel of Second Circuit Judges Rosemary Pooler, Reena Raggi and Christopher Droney, armed with two recent decisions, vacated and ...
3. You Still Have a TON of Other Defenses. Judge Forrest was very clear on this point: despite the finding of infringement, there are “a number of as yet unresolved strong defenses to liability” that are available. For one, fair use is a very viable defense available to news publications embedding such tweets.
But then Judge Katherine Forrest said that because “Silk Road was a black market of unprecedented scope” she would sentence Ulbricht to “double life plus 40 years, without parole.” That's a longer sentence than many murderers get. My former Fox colleague Bill O'Reilly applauded it. “We all agree here,” ...
11. He was finally released from an Upstate New York detention center nearly three weeks later, on Jan. 29, after Judge Katherine Forrest wrote in a powerful statement that Ragbir must be granted “the freedom to say goodbye” before being booted from the country where he has live for more than 20 years.
So argued U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest last month when she ordered the immediate release of Ragbir, an immigrant rights activist facing deportation, from a correctional facility in Orange County New York. Ragbir's “unnecessary detention” by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), added ...
Law360, New York (January 29, 2018, 5:11 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Monday ordered the head of an immigration rights advocacy group to be freed ... Following oral arguments in a packed Manhattan courtroom, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest took roughly five minutes before granting a petition from ...
Granting a habeas petition filed on behalf of Ravi Ragbir, executive director of the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest of the Southern District of New York said it was wrong for Ragbir to be taken into custody on Jan. 11 when he went in for a routine checkup with ...
At his sentencing last July, an assistant U.S. attorney told a federal judge that while Nayfeld "has for most of his adult life been in Russian organized crime," and ... That remains to be seen, said Judge Katherine Forrest, who imposed the lighter sentence with "some discomfort" based on the government's ...
But his lawyers are challenging his detention. ICE granted him several stays of deportation after he served time in prison and in an immigration detention center. His latest stay wasn't due to expire until Jan. 19. Late last week, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan ordered Ragbir to be kept in ...
Ho's lawyers previously asked U.S. District Court Judge Katherine Forrest to grant him $10 million bail and house arrest in New York with an electronic-monitoring device after prosecutors told the judge they consider him a flight risk. Ho is a former Home Affairs minister in Hong Kong. The bail matter didn't ...
Prosecutors say Patrick Ho, 68, tried to funnel $2 million to Chad President Idriss Deby and $500,000 to Uganda's foreign minister, with an eye toward tapping the vast oil reserves in both nations. “Not guilty, judge,” Ho told U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest this afternoon. Former Senegalese diplomat ...
The attorneys for a former Hong Kong government official charged in the United States with using bribes to secure business deals asked a judge on Friday to release their client on bail. The lawyers representing Dr. Chi Ping Patrick Ho said in a letter to Judge Katherine Forrest that Ho “is neither a danger to ...
Dr. Chi Ping Patrick Ho, polite and soft spoken, said "not guilty, judge" to each of eight counts he faces in the case in Manhattan federal court. Judge Katherine Forrest said it was unlikely that a trial would occur before next year. Ho, 68, was arrested in November on charges that he paid bribes on behalf of a ...
The attorneys for a former Hong Kong government official charged in the United States with using bribes to secure business deals asked a judge on Friday to release their client on bail. The lawyers representing Dr. Chi Ping Patrick Ho said in a letter to Judge Katherine Forrest that Ho "is neither a danger to ...
A few weeks before his sentencing hearing, Singh wrote a letter to the sentencing judge—District Judge Katherine Forrest. .... [3] While some district judges have expressed a lack of interest in such data,[4] it seems like the trend is in favor of such statistics being given consideration at sentencing or on ...
At the time, presiding federal judge Katherine Forrest considered handing off the retrial to another judge; there had also been talk of trying Wedd alongside Goff and Lee in January. But the parties and the judge ultimately decided to try Wedd alone during a December window when they were all available.
Despite the recommendation from the parole department for 15 to 21 months, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest nearly tripled the sentence for the ... as well as in reaching that variance based on a misreading of Singh's history and court statements, the panel of U.S. Circuit Judges Amalya Kearse, Peter ...
Manhattan, New York, US, 29 May 2015: A 29-year-old physics graduate, Ross William Ulbricht, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole by district court judge Katherine Forrest. What was his crime? Less than two years ago, on 2 October 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) ...
U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest granted Dannon's motion to dismiss the proposed class action brought by Minnesotan Polly Podpeskar claiming she was taken in by the “natural” labels on 12 varieties of Dannon and that a reasonable consumer wouldn't deem a yogurt as “all natural" if it were made ...
The lawyer also claimed Ivanka's “high-ranking government position” should preclude her from having to submit a deposition. But the judge wasn't having it. “She is alleged to have personal involvement in the events at issue in this lawsuit. She cannot avoid a deposition in this matter,” the judge ruled.
On May 31, a panel of three judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the second Circuit upheld the conviction and sentence of American political prisoner ... Andrey Vyshinsky, would have blushed with embarrassment to participate in it, Judge Katherine Forrest sentenced Ulbricht to life in prison without the ...
On Thursday, Feb. 1, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York Katherine Forrest '86 headlined the first installment of this semester's Public Affairs (PAC) Speaker Series. Judge Forrest delivered a talk entitled “Freedom of Expression: A View From the Bench.” Judge Forrest earned her ...
Federal judge Katherine Forrest agreed and mandated that Ragbir be returned to New York. Ragbir, 53, entered the U.S. in 1991 on a visitor's visa. He was able to obtain a green card three years later, but lost his legal permanent resident status several years later after being convicted of wire fraud. In 2016 ...
But on Friday, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest said Borenkoff could not show she was injured by Buffalo Wild Wings' non-disclosure of its cooking methods. “Borenkoff does not allege how the use of beef tallow affects the objective economic value of the food items she received,” Forrest said in her ...
In a letter to New York judge Katherine Forrest, Patrick Ho Chi-ping's lawyers proposed securing the bond by US$2 million in cash, and that Ho would be put under house arrest in a rented flat in Manhattan, New York with electronic monitoring. “We propose that Dr Ho be subject to home incarceration in the ...
“I think actually the defendant leaving the building would be a concern for me in terms of risk of flight,” Judge Katherine Forrest said, putting him behind bars until a sentencing date early next year. Prosecutors said his crimes were so serious, a life sentence could be appropriate. The same prosecutors' ...
A few weeks before his sentencing hearing, Singh wrote a letter to the sentencing judge—District Judge Katherine Forrest. .... [3] While some district judges have expressed a lack of interest in such data,[4] it seems like the trend is in favor of such statistics being given consideration at sentencing or on ...
Despite the recommendation from the parole department for 15 to 21 months, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest nearly tripled the sentence for the ... as well as in reaching that variance based on a misreading of Singh's history and court statements, the panel of U.S. Circuit Judges Amalya Kearse, Peter ...
Manhattan, New York, US, 29 May 2015: A 29-year-old physics graduate, Ross William Ulbricht, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole by district court judge Katherine Forrest. What was his crime? Less than two years ago, on 2 October 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) ...
Law360, New York (December 4, 2017, 7:10 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Sunday axed a proposed class action alleging Dannon yogurt is falsely ... U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest granted Dannon's motion to dismiss the proposed class action brought by Minnesotan Polly Podpeskar claiming she was ...


 

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