YouTube, Viacom Case Provides Answers, But Not Big Ones

Law360, New York (March 19, 2014, 8:08 PM EDT) -- Legal peace is all well and good, but Tuesday's settlement between Google Inc.'s YouTube LLC and Viacom Inc. ended a seven-year copyright war without a final battle that many had expected to provide much-needed guidance on safe harbor. With the guns silent, attorneys weigh in on what the case means.

Viacom filed the suit that settled Tuesday way back in 2007, asking for $1 billion in damages stemming from allegedly rampant infringement of Viacom property like South Park and The Daily Show on YouTube during the...
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