Vernor v. Autodesk, Inc.Petition for certiorari denied on October 3, 2011
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|10-1421||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2011|
Issue: Whether the owner of a copyright in a work, by granting a limited license, can withhold ownership of particular copies of that work and thus deprive the public of (1) the right to â€œsell or otherwise disposeâ€ of those copies under Â§ 109(a) of the Copyright Act and (2) as to computer programs, the right to make additional copies that are essential steps in the program's use under Â§ 117(a) of the Copyright Act.
Plain English Summary:
- Petition of the day (Marissa Miller)