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Federal Courts Increasingly Receptive to IP Geolocation Data; Copyright, Other Lawsuits Affected

Posted in Intellectual Property, Telecommunications

A series of recent decisions suggests that federal courts increasingly are accepting evidence derived from Internet Protocol (IP) geolocation databases, which make it possible to look up the geographic location of a computer or other similarly-equipped electronic device.  This development may be particularly significant in the area of copyright litigation, where alleged online infringers can… Continue Reading