Briefs

Mr. Band has filed numerous amicus briefs, several of which have been cited with approval by courts. Justice Breyer's majority opinion in Kirtsaeng v. Wiley referenced the brief written by Mr. Band on behalf of a group of library associations. His briefs were also cited in the Google Books, HathiTrust, and Aereo decisions, among other. The following is a partial list of the amicus briefs he has filed:

United States Supreme Court

American Broadcasting Corp. v. Aereo (2014)(Center for Democracy & Technology)

 Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons (2012)(Library Copyright Alliance)

• Microsoft v. i4i (2011)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

Costco v. Omega (2010)(Library Copyright Alliance)

Reed Elsevier v. Muchnick (2009)(Computer & Communications Industry Association/NetCoalition)

Federal Trade Commission v. Rambus (2008)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

Quanta Computer v. LG Electronics (2007)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

KSR v. Teleflex (2006)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

eBay v. MercExchange (2006)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)(merits)

Laboratory Corporation of America v. Metabolite Laboratories (2005)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

eBay v. MercExchange (2005)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)(cert. petition)

Dastar v. Twentieth Century Fox (2003)(American Library Association)

Grutter v. Bollinger (2003)(United Negro College Fund)

Baystate v. Bowers (2002)(American Library Association)

Pulse v. DSC Communications (1999)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

• Campbell v. Acuff-Rose (1993)(Harvard Lampoon)

United States Courts of Appeals

Authors Guild v. Google (2nd Cir. 2014)(Library Copyright Alliance)

• Authors Guild v. HathiTrust (2nd Cir. 2013)(Library Copyright Alliance)

• Oracle America v. Google (Fed. Cir. 2013)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

• Cambridge v. Becker (11th Cir. 2013)(Library Copyright Alliance)

• ABC v. Aereo (2nd Cir. 2012)(Computer & Communications Industry Association/Internet Association)

• Viacom v. YouTube (2nd Cir. 2011)(Computer & Communications Industry Association/NetCoalition)

Macrovision v. Sima (Fed. Cir. 2006)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

Perfect 10 v. Google (9th Circuit 2006)(NetCoalition)

Davidson & Associates v. Internet Gateway (8th Cir. 2005)(Computer & Communications Industry Association and Open Source & Industry Alliance)

Chamberlain v. Skylink (Fed. Cir. 2004)(Computer & Communications Industry Association)

• Rossi v. Motion Picture Ass'n (9th Cir. 2003)(NetCoalition)

United States v. Bach (8th Cir. 2002)(Yahoo!)

• Lake v. Reno (2nd Cir. 2000)(NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund)

United States District Courts

Authors Guild v. Google (2012)(Fair Use)(Library Copyright Alliance)

• Authors Guild v. HathiTrust (2012)(Fair Use)(Library Copyright Alliance)

• Authors Guild v. HathiTrust (2012)(Section 107/108 Relationship)(Library Copyright Alliance)

OTHER MAJOR FILINGS


Jonathan Band has assisted in the drafting of these filings:

Response to the Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator's Request for Comments (2012)(NetCoalition and Computer & Communications Industry Association)

• Response to the Notice of Inquiry on Copyright Policy, Creativity, and Innovation in the Internet Economy (2010)(NetCoalition and Computer & Communications Industry Association)

Supplemental Response to the Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator's Request for Comments (2010)(NetCoalition and Computer & Communications Industry Association)

Response to the Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator's Request for Comments (2010)(NetCoalition and Computer & Communications Industry Association)

Comments on Copyright Statutory Damages (2008)(Library Copyright Alliance, et al.)