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European Court clarifies when parody on copyrighted work is allowed

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands, United Kingdom
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  • September 10 2014

In its recent Deckmyn ruling the European Court of Justice answered preliminary questions about the interpretation of the parody exception under the

The CJEU takes tough stance on downloading from unlawful sources

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • May 29 2014

Following a reference from the Supreme Court of the Netherlands, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) held that EU law precludes member

Downloading from unlawful sources is copyright infringement

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • April 11 2014

The European Court of Justice has handed down its eagerly awaited decision in ACI Adam v Stichting De Thuiskopie. The ECJ ruled that the private

CJEU confirms that private copying exception only applies to reproductions from lawful sources

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • April 10 2014

Two questions relating to the InfoSoc Directive were referred to the CJEU in the case of C-43512 ACI Adam, a reference for a preliminary ruling from

When ‘meta search engines’ breach the Database Directive

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • February 17 2014

A 'meta search engine' operates by sending a user's query to various other search engines and returning a summary of the results to the user. By way

CJ: one can sue before any EU court for online infringement

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • November 11 2013

The CJ ruled that the relevant criterion for establishing jurisdiction in online copyright infringement cases is whether copies of the infringed

CJ asked if private copy from illegal source is legal

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • September 27 2012

On 21 September 2012, the Dutch Supreme Court submitted pre-judicial questions to the EU Court of Justice ("CJ") in ACI v. Stichting De Thuiskopie

Detaining in transito counterfeit goods

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • December 12 2011

In the Netherlands, the Anti-Piracy Regulation ("APR") has also been applied to in transito goods

European court rules on position eBay regarding sale of infringing products

  • NautaDutilh
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • July 12 2011

For several years now, L'Oréal has been combating the sale of counterfeit and other infringing products on the online marketplace eBay

The ECJ: cross-border traders of blank CDs and DVDs cannot escape paying the private copying levy

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • June 17 2011

Yesterday, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") rendered a ground-breaking decision in case C-46209 Stichting de Thuiskopie v. Opus