IP at the Supreme Court Series: American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc.

Supreme Court Building
 

April 22, 2014
4:00pm | Room 603

Reception to Follow

WCL Glushko Samuleson IP Clinic Response to the Ruling: Court Emphasizes Industry in Aereo Case, Despite Clinic Brief

In PIJIP’s ongoing Supreme Court Series, a panel of counsel for amici and parties will discuss the case on the afternoon following oral argument before the Court.

Panel:

  • Caitlin Hall, Associate, Kellogg Huber Hansen Todd Evans & Figel
  • Matthew Williams, Associate, Mitchell, Silberberg & Knupp LLP
  • Robert Garrett, Partner, Arnold and Porter LLP
  • Peter Jaszi, Professor, American University Washington College of Law
  • Mitch Stoltz, Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Moderated by Prof. Michael Carroll, American University Washington College of Law

Issue:

Whether a company “publicly performs” a copyrighted television program when it retransmits a broadcast of that program to thousands of paid subscribers over the Internet.

UPDATE:

Decision: July 25, 2014
Argument: TranscriptAudio

All briefs available on SCOTUSblog: American Broadcasting Co. v. Aereo, Inc.

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