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Blog round up: pirate king, samba registry, clog designs and more

Managing Intellectual Property


Copyright issues are under extensive scrutiny in the blogosphere this week, from anti-piracy in Nigeria to registering musical works in Brazil and infringement disputes in Australia. This week’s blog round up also includes litigation over clog designs in the US, AP taking on Yahoo over online content and an enforcement initiative in Europe

King of pirates arraigned

The World Premiere Entertainment blog reports that Tony Onwujewekwe, the so-called king of pirates, has been charged with three counts of violating Nigeria’s Copyright Act. It says: “A breakthrough appears imminent in the war declared by...


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