Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 02/22/2017

Whispers and Warnings for 02/22/2017

"Sensitivity readers have emerged in a climate - fueled in part by social media - in which writers are under increased scrutiny for their portrayals of people from marginalized groups, especially when the author is not a part of that group."…

Whispers and Warnings – 01/11/2016

Whispers and Warnings – 01/11/2016

Popular womens' clothing store slapped with copyright infringement lawsuit Hulk Hogan lawyer to sue on behalf of "Inventor of Email." Surprise support for controversial author!! She alerted the world of Germany's invasion of Poland by hanging a phone out the window!! …

Whispers and Warnings for 12/29/16

Whispers and Warnings for 12/29/16

Will You Be Sued For Questioning Science?? - AMAZON in the hot seat again! - CBS Sued over documentary based on a self published book - Novelist jailed as a terrorist.…

Whispers and Warnings for 12/21/16

Whispers and Warnings for 12/21/16

Amazon (Allegedly) Bullying Sellers; Is the Subject of Several Lawsuits One businessman says Amazon kept his…

Whispers and Warnings for 10/26/16

Whispers and Warnings for 10/26/16

Amazon’s reach and influence is absolutely amazing Google Fires Head of U.S. Copyright Office Pallante was…

Whispers and Warnings for 10/19/16

Whispers and Warnings for 10/19/16

Thai police are investigating 12 new complaints of royal defamation on social media lodged since the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej last week, a sharp rise amid intensifying scrutiny of anything deemed offensive to the monarchy. …

Whispers and Warnings for 09/22/2016

Whispers and Warnings for 09/22/2016

"Avoiding a horrible real-life plot twist, a writer dashed past firefighters into his burning New Orleans house Thursday to rescue two completed novels stored on his laptop."…

Whispers And Warnings for 09/15/2016

Whispers And Warnings for 09/15/2016

So, they’re going after everybody EXCEPT the actual copyright infringers?? Are Advertisers Liable for Supporting Piracy?…

Whispers and Warnings for 09/08/2016

Whispers and Warnings for 09/08/2016

In April, Microsoft sued the U.S. Department of Justice, arguing that its 'customers have a right to know when the government obtains a warrant to read their emails,' and that 'Microsoft has a right to tell them.…

Whispers and Warnings for 08/31/2016

Whispers and Warnings for 08/31/2016

"Photographer Carol Highsmith is known for her Americana-themed images, which she has captured in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Since 1988, she has been providing the images, free of charge, to the public through the Library of Congress. Unknown to her until recently, stock photo agency Getty Images had been selling her photos to paying clients while allegedly claiming exclusive copyright over them."…

Whispers and Warnings For 08/19/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 08/19/2016

They now make more money as professional travelers, relying on income they generate from their travel blog...…

Whispers and Warnings – 08/10/2016

Whispers and Warnings – 08/10/2016

Amazon gets sued…again. Amazon ‘Prime Now’ Drivers Sue Company For Misclassification, Wage Theft “The drivers claim…

Whispers and Warnings for 08/03/2016

Whispers and Warnings for 08/03/2016

So, Christian bakeries get sued for refusing service but non-Christian newspapers that refuse Christian ads don’t?…

Whispers And Warnings For 07/13/2016

Whispers And Warnings For 07/13/2016

These parents let their kid use Snapchat unsupervised and now they're whining about exposure to smut? Seriously??…

Whispers and Warnings For 06/29/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 06/29/2016

Dr. Gale Cooper, who closed her Beverly Hills psychiatry practice in the late 1990s, moved to New Mexico to write a novel based on the life of Billy the Kid. She is now fighting a legal battle over the state's public records law.…

Whispers and Warnings For 06/24/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 06/24/2016

  • Robots allowed to trade money and claim copyright on their work under radical new EU plans - Mirror Online
  • Amazon is issuing credits to customers after settling a $400 million e-book lawsuit.
  • The right to gripe: States seek to protect negative online reviews
  • Justice Department investigation could affect lawsuit against Johnson Publishing

Whispers and Warnings For 06/18/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 06/18/2016

  • $50,000 reward for info on rapist, killer who terrorized California
  • Who Owns the Copyright to 'This Land Is Your Land?" It May Be You and Me
  • A Publisher in Exile Gets the Big Scoop on China's Elite
  • Facebook, Twitter Sued By Father Of Paris Attacks Victim

Another Day, Another Singer Accused Of Copyright Infringement

Another Day, Another Singer Accused Of Copyright Infringement

  • As Ed Sheeran is sued for copyright infringement, here are ten other artists sued for 'stealing' hits
  • Court of Appeal Upholds Order Compelling Removal of Yelp Web Reviews
  • Zillow to pay Realtor.com $130 million over trade secrets
  • Model's horrific rape case may limit crucial online free speech law

Whispers and Warnings For 05/26/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 05/26/2016

  • Hulk Hogan's Sex Tape Lawsuit Reportedly Financed by Tech Billionaire
  • Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston wins libel damages from abusive fan
  • Online pirates could face 10-year sentence as UK plans to clamp down on illegal downloads
  • Star Trek fanfic creators must face CBS, Paramount copyright lawsuit

Whispers and Warnings For 05/21/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 05/21/2016

  • A pretty scathing complaint about Lulu.com. This person emailed us as well.
  • New complaint about Xlibris
  • Florida court allows Google to be sued by publisher delisted as "pure spam"
  • Rebel Wilson sues magazine publisher for claiming she lied about her age
  • Ronda Rousey, ex-manager avoid defamation lawsuit with book settlement
  • German court rejects Erdogan bid for publisher injunction

Whispers and Warnings For 05/06/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 05/06/2016

  • Australia State Aims to Sue Author for Fake Cancer Cure Diet
  • Piracy site for academic journals playing game of domain-name Whac-A-Mole
  • Judge dismisses lawsuit filed by UofL students against Katina Powell and publisher

Whispers and Warnings For 04/29/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 04/29/2016

  • Traditional Publishing: A Maze; Self-publishing: Amazing
  • New Report Examines the Problem of High Bookstore Rents
  • Judge: Bill Cosby cannot get magazine reporters' notes
  • Father's memoir spurs Scientology leader David Miscavige to threaten lawsuit

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