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  • April 28, 2017

    Creator Of Fox Hit 'Empire' Dodges Pa. Copyright Suit

    A Pennsylvania federal judge on Friday threw out a lawsuit accusing the creator of the Fox television series "Empire" of stealing the idea for the hit drama from actor-turned-writer Clayton Prince Tanksley.

  • April 28, 2017

    ISPs Say Internet Will Remain Open After FCC Regs Rollback

    FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s announcement that he wants to open a probe regarding broadband’s classification as a Title II common carrier has drawn the applause of internet service providers, including AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, and the ire of internet trade groups this week.

  • April 28, 2017

    FCC’s Net Neutrality Plan Sets Up Repeal Without Replace

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai’s proposal to undo the reclassification of broadband as a utility leaves open-ended how, or if, the FCC will continue to compel broadband providers to follow net neutrality principles, experts say, with some questioning Pai’s desire to set rules of the road.

  • April 28, 2017

    FCC's Clyburn Pushes Help For Independent Programmers

    Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn on Thursday called for the FCC to move forward with a final order to boost independent programmers by limiting certain provisions in agreements between them and pay-TV providers.

  • April 28, 2017

    Amway Seeks To Force Insurers To Cover Copyright Damages

    Amway Inc.’s parent company slapped AIG subsidiaries with a suit in Michigan federal court Thursday in a bid to force the insurers to cover the health and beauty marketing firm’s settlement of a copyright dispute with several of the world’s largest record companies.

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