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European Commission to review Misleading and Comparative Advertising Directive

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • January 9 2013

On 27 November 2012, the European Commission issued a Communication describing how the current legal framework set out in the Directive on Misleading and

EU study and recommendations on the regulation of video games

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • May 31 2008

The European Commission has published a Communication on the protection of consumers, in particular minors, in respect of the use of video games

CJEU finds hyperlinks to freely available copyright works do not infringe copyright

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, Sweden
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  • March 17 2014

In Svensson and others v Retriever Sverige AB C-46612, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has found that hyperlinking to a copyright

Experience Hendrix Llc v Times Newspapers Ltd: damages and the IP Enforcement Directive

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • November 4 2010

In September 2006, The Sunday Times issued a free CD (covermount) containing recordings of songs performed at the Royal Albert Hall (RAH) in 1969 by the Jimi Hendrix Experience

European Commission targets Spanish football clubs including Real Madrid and Barcelona for State aid investigations

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, Spain
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  • December 19 2013

The European Commission (Commission), on 18 December 2013, opened three formal State aid investigations into public support measures for major

Apple to equalise iTunes music downloads across Europe

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • January 18 2008

The European Commission has closed its investigation into Apple’s iTunes following a promise by Apple to equalise prices for downloads of songs from its iTunes online store in Europe within the next six months

EU-wide protection of old phonograms can last 50 years

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • February 26 2009

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) stipulated in a preliminary ruling that phonograms are protected in all EU-member states for a term of 50 years after their first recording if they were protected in at least one EU-member state on or before July 1, 1995

Sport White Paper: Parliament, specificity of sport and the FIFA 65 rule

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • June 30 2008

The European Parliament (EP) welcomed the European Commission’s plans for a specific EU sport policy and the majority of the actions proposed in the Commission’s July 2007 White Paper and accompanying Pierre de Coubertin Action Plan

Euro 2008ambush marketers find holes in fan zone

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • July 30 2008

Ever since the first noted campaign at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, “ambush marketing”where an unofficial third party attempts to associate itself with an exclusively sponsored eventhas occurred in one form or another at numerous large events, particularly sporting ones

European distribution: antitrust pitfalls arising out of warranty repair services

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • October 19 2010

In the context of its preliminary antitrust investigation into Apple's iPhone guarantee policies, the European Commission has confirmed that, in order not to infringe competition rules, suppliers should provide EU-wide warranty services, regardless of the EUEEA country where the product was purchased