Clark D. Asay,
Kirtsaeng and the First-Sale Doctrine's Digital Problem,
66 Stan. L. Rev. Online 17,
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.byu.edu/faculty_scholarship/90
copyright, Kirtsaeng, first-sale doctrine, first-sale rights, digital copyright
Many have lauded the United States Supreme Court's recent decision in Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. as a significant victory for the first-sale doctrine under copyright law. However, in the digital context, the Kirtsaeng holding and the first-sale doctrine in general face extinction. This Essay argues for the first-sale doctrine's survival in the digital context.
66 Stan. L. Rev. Online
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