IP Lawyers Weigh In On High Court's 1st-Sale Ruling
Law360, New York (March 19, 2013, 8:01 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday found that the Copyright Act's first-sale doctrine was not limited by geography and applied equally to goods made both in the U.S. and abroad, reversing a victory for John Wiley & Sons Inc. in the textbook publisher's copyright suit against a man who resold foreign editions of its books. Here, IP attorneys tell Law360 why the 6-3 ruling is significant.
Bruce Abramson, Rimon PC
"With this ruling, the Supreme Court ruled for the entrepreneur. Moving forward, life will be a...