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Kirtsaeng Entitled to Attorney’s Fees

The Owners’ Rights Initiative (ORI) issued the following statement today in support of Supap Kirtsaeng’s petition, which asks the Supreme Court to overturn the 2nd Circuit’s denial of his attorneys’ fees. Executive Director Andrew Shore made the following statement: “Supap Kirtsaeng, a college student, overcame tremendous odds to defeat publish behmouth John Wiley and Sons. …

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ORI ENDORSES CONGRESSIONAL MOBILE DEVICE UNLOCKING LEGISLATION

“ORI is thrilled to endorse the “Unlocking Technology Act” — bipartisan legislation that will permanently free mobile devices for their owners to use as they see fit.  We commend Representatives Lofgren, Massie, Eshoo and Polis for working towards a permanent solution to this problem.  Cellphones and other devices are no longer a luxury but now …

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