Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Vernor v. Autodesk, Inc.
Issue(s): 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.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Marissa Miller, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jul. 1, 2011, 8:22 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/07/petition-of-the-day-134/