Cablevision Systems Corp.
In Cartoon Network v. CSC Holdings, 536 F.3d 121 (2nd Cir. 2008), the Second Circuit reversed a District Court’s ruling and determined that a remote-storage DVR service does not infringe on the reproduction and public performance rights of copyright holders. This significant holding, which will likely be referenced in a…
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In March 2006, defendant-appellant Cablevision, an operator of cable television systems, announced the advent of its new “Remote Storage” Digital Video Recorder System (“RS-DVR System “). As designed, the RS-DVR System allows Cablevision customers who do not have a stand-alone DVR to record cable programming on central hard drives housed…
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