John E. Whitaker’s Guides

John E. Whitaker

Seattle Patent Infringement Attorney.

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  1. Open Wi-Fi Is Not Copyright Infringement

    Written by attorney John Whitaker, over 2 years ago.

    There has been an ongoing debate about whether leaving your wi-fi router open (not secured by a password) makes you liable if someone else uses your router to download unlicensed copyrighted material. For instance, some copyright owners are calling it negligence to leave your wi-...

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  2. Common Myths In Copyright Law

    Written by attorney John Whitaker, over 3 years ago.

    This guide is a summary of some common myths that I have seen while representing clients in copyright matters. This list includes only a few of the situations where the real answer doesn't seem to align with what you think the answer should be.

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