Second Circuit Reverses YouTube Decision: DMCA Safe Harbor Might Not Apply

Breaking News: The Second Circuit has just reversed the district court’s summary judgment ruling in the Viacom v. YouTube case, holding  a reasonable jury could find that YouTube did not qualify for the DMCA safe harbor.  More analysis to follow, but in the meantime here is the decision:

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  1. So the Safe Harbor is not so safe after all… In my opinion, the axe just got even closer to Grooveshark’s head.

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