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Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. United States Courthouse
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My Contribution to the Public Discussion on 512(f) Takedown Abuse

I am pleased to have played a part in helping the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) set free the sealed records in the Disney v. Hotfile case. I argued in Court this week on EFF's behalf, and now some documents that had been filed as under seal "indefinitely" will be made public in the court file by mid-October, and the parties will be required to come up with a plan to unseal all of the documents currently listed as permanently under seal over the next month and a half. This is an important victory.
Facebook Takedown Notice

Take Down Abuse: From Harry Potter to LEGOs

Do you know what's worse than receiving a DMCA takedown notice? Receiving a Facebook takedown notice that gives no indication of who your accuser is.
Michael Alex Wasylik and Dineen Pashoukos Wasylik at the Fifth District Court of Appeal
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Pro Bono Appeal at the Fifth District Court of Appeal

Earlier this week, Michael Alex Wasylik argued a pro bono appeal before the Fifth District Court of Appeal in Daytona. I acted as pro bono co-counsel...
Don't miss the HCBA Appellate Section Lunch and CLE

Don't Miss the January 7, 2014 HCBA Appellate Luncheon!

Don't wait -- RSVP today for the Hillsborough County Bar Association's Appellate Section Luncheon at Noon on Tuesday January 7, 2014.
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Presentation to Stetson Intellectual Property Law Society

I gave a presentation entitled "Everything I Ever Needed to Know About Copyright Law I Learned from Cartoons" to the Stetson University Law School Intellectual Property Law Society.
Boca Raton Resort and Club Yacht Club View

Are You At #BLSBoca?

As Vice Chair of the Intellectual Property Committee of the Florida Bar Business Law Center, it's pretty much a given that I will attend the Florida Bar Business Law Section's annual retreat.
Don't miss the HCBA Appellate Section Lunch and CLE

Dineen Wasylik Named Co-Chair of HCBA Appellate Section

Dineen Pashoukos Wasylik will serve as co-chair of the Hillsborough County Bar Appellate Section for the 2013-14 HCBA year.
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DPW Legal Launches New Website

Welcome to the new web home of DPW Legal.  After many years…