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The Supreme Court clarified the “first sale” doctrine of copyright law with its decision in Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons. The first sale doctrine provides that a publisher only controls what happens up to the first sale of copyrighted material. Once material has been sold, the publisher has no further rights relating to that…Learn More Back to Top
Google Maps & Google Earth have features that could help your lawsuit. We normally think of Google Maps for driving directions, but the street maps could easily be used to diagram an accident. Satellite views may also be available, especially in larger urban areas. Looking for historic information? Google Earth is a free downloadable…Learn More Back to Top
The collection at our Vista branch is being reorganized. We will be arranging all of the materials according to the Library of Congress call numbers which you see on the spine labels of the books and in our online catalog. The goal is to make it easier for everyone to find a title on the…Learn More Back to Top
Q: Where do I find the law that states the courts are required to report traffic violations to the DMV? Another very interesting patron question. The court’s reporting requirements are set out in Vehicle Code section 1803. We were able to find the relevant code section in the Nolo Press book: Fight Your Ticket…Learn More Back to Top