Aereo Decision's Narrow Breadth Leaves Questions Unanswered

, New York Law Journal


In their Entertainment Law column, Michael I. Rudell and Neil J. Rosini of Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell & Vassallo, discuss the recent ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court that the Aereo service, which allowed its subscribers access via the Internet to local broadcasts of television programs on their home and mobile devices, violates copyright law. The authors further examine what questions were left unanswered for other automated systems.

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