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Eleventh Circuit: Obtain a Copyright Registration before Initiating Litigation

According to U.S. copyright law, an original work of authorship receives copyright protection from the time the work is created in a fixed form. However, when can a copyright owner sue an alleged infringer for copyright infringement?  Is it sufficient that a copyright owner merely filed an application for registration with the U.S. Copyright Office … Continue Reading

GT Insights for Public Companies

Governance ISS Releases 2017 Voting Policy Updates On Nov. 21, 2016, Institutional Shareholder Services, or ISS, released its voting policy updates for the 2017 proxy season.  This release followed ISS’ review of the results of its policy survey, which was summarized in the Oct. 31, 2016 edition of GT Insights.  The following is a brief … Continue Reading