Posts Tagged: Embedding

New New York Federal Court Ruling Not in Bed with Ninth Circuit on Embedding Issue

Alert to Businesses Who Link or Embed Copyrighted Content on their Website or Social Media

Embedding or “on-line linking” has been considered an accepted method of posting others’ copyrighted material.  Get the content directly from the third-party server, skip putting it on your server, and all’s good.  In fact, in 2007, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals seemed to have provided a blessing for this practice.  But Caveat Webitor.  Online publishers (and conceivably everyone else who posts content on social media) cannot feel so comfortable with this position. (more…)

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