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Comment: New York Times challenge to OpenAI’s 'fair-use' defense stands apart as US copyright challenges mount

By Madeline Hughes and Amy Miller
  • 28 Dec 2023 21:31
  • 28 Dec 2023 22:50
The New York Times' copyright lawsuit against OpenAI and Microsoft adds a new dimension to what “fair use” could ultimately mean for the makers of language-based generative AI systems that build algorithms using copyrighted works.
The Times yesterday filed the latest in what’s been a slew of copyright suits filed

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Madeline Hughes


Madeline is a data privacy and security reporter based in Washington, DC. She got her start in journalism in local news, covering anything and everything in Maryland, Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts before coming to DC to report on tech.

Amy Miller

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Amy is responsible for the coverage of an array of regulatory and litigation issues pertaining to the Internet, including privacy, data security and antitrust. Formerly a legal reporter for the ALM media group, Miller has closely followed legal trends in Silicon Valley and covered corporate legal departments for online and print publications including The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, and The Recorder. Miller is a graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and is an award-winning journalist with expertise ranging from education and legal reporting to computer-assisted reporting.

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