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Method and Apparatus for Enabling Digital Rights Management in File Transfers
International Patent WO 2008/134216 A1
  • Robert H Yacobellis, Loyola University Chicago
  • Frederick L Kitson
  • Paul Moroney
  • Petr Peterka
  • Theodore Rzeszewski
Document Type
Other
Publication Date
11-6-2008
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Abstract
Embodiments of the invention generally provide a method and apparatus for enabling digital rights management in file transfers. One embodiment of a method for transferring digital content from a first user to a second user, includes transferring ownership of an instance of the digital content to the second user, where the instance of the digital content resides on a first device belonging to the first user. Copies of the digital content are then deleted from one or more additional devices belonging to the first user (including at least one offline device).
Identifier
WO 2008/134216 A1
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0
Citation Information
Yacobellis, RH, FL Kitson, P Moroney, P Peterka, and T Rzeszewski. "Method and apparatus for enabling digital rights management in file transfers" (2008). International Patent WO 2008/134216 A1.