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‘No one can own a dance move’: Fortnite creator


Epic Games, creator of popular video game Fortnite, has hit back at claims that it stole rapper 2 Milly’s signature ‘Milly Rock’ dance, arguing that “no one can own a dance move”.

CCIA criticises “unworkable” EU copyright directive


“Foreign countries are increasingly prone to imposing onerous IP regulations aimed at US internet companies”, according to the Computer & Communications Industry Association.

US Copyright Royalty Board says songwriters will be paid higher royalties


The US Copyright Royalty Board has announced that it will raise the royalty rates paid to songwriters for the streaming of their music for the five-year period from 2018-2022.

Photographer names Daily Mail in copyright suit


A New York City-based photographer has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against British newspaper Daily Mail.

Number of Russian piracy sites rises but traffic falls: reports


The number of piracy sites in Russia increased by 43% last year, according to data from anti-piracy firm WebKontrol, despite increased efforts to block such websites.

US court throws out case against audio-ripping sites


A US court has thrown out a copyright infringement case after ruling that it doesn’t have jurisdiction over Russian websites Flvto and 2conv.

Calls for website-blocking to be included in UK-US trade deal

UK, US23-01-2019

Film and music industry groups are calling for anti-piracy measures including website-blocking to be included in any UK-US trade deal.

Reddit forum inactive following copyright complaint


Online forum Reddit Soccer Streams has been forced to abandon its streaming of live football over concerns about copyright infringement.

Premier League opens new Singapore office to target piracy


The English Premier League has opened its first international office, in Singapore, to fight piracy of its content in the Asia-Pacific region.

South Korea sets up new anti-piracy unit as part of crackdown


South Korea is to step up its efforts to crack down on online piracy websites, it has been reported.

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