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Is the Aereo decision a setback for innovation?

I have written about last week’s Aereo decision over on my firm’s blog:

One of the big questions preceding the Supreme Court’s decision in the Aereo case … was whether a holding against Aereo would put cloud services into such a legally precarious position that the innovation and investment climate would chill. While the decision clearly makes Aereo’s use of its technology illegal, one should not be too quick to foretell a drastic impact on all hosted services. Here are some reasons why. [Read the entire post]

Evan Brown is an attorney in Chicago advising clients on matters dealing with technology, the internet and new media.