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First European cookie fine issued by Spanish data protection authority

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Spain
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  • February 27 2014

The Spanish data protection authority, the AEPD, has issued the first European cookie fine for the violation of Article 22.2 of Spain's Information

Collecting societies overhaul

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 21 2014

With harmonisation of collective rights management in the EU having been on the European Commission's agenda since as far back as 1995, 4 November

Linking to content made freely available does not infringe copyright

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Sweden
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  • February 17 2014

In an eagerly awaited ruling handed down on 13 February 2014 the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) has decided that the owner of a website may

EU Commission to investigate cross-border pay-TV movie services a new Murphy’s law?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union
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  • February 3 2014

The European Commission has commenced antitrust proceedings against several prominent European pay-TV service providers and major U.S. film studios

Court ruling reinforces the 'right to be forgotten' on social media sites

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • November 11 2013

The "right to be forgotten" is a hot topic of discussion in the context of imminent EU Data Protection Reform. Article 17 of the new EU General Data

Collecting societies join forces to modernise music licensing in Europe

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union
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  • August 29 2013

On 17 June 2013, three European music collecting societies announced that they would collaborate to “simplify national and pan-European music

CJEU protects the UK broadcasters from unauthorised live streaming in its recent decision in relation to TV Catchup service

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 14 2013

On 7 March 2013, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) delivered a surprisingly short and succinct judgment following a reference from

Advertisers make hay while the horsemeat scandal races on

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 1 2013

With news in this week that a certain Swedish retailer has joined the list of companies whose beef products have been found to contain elements of

European Commission shows concern over the slow development of the Do-Not-Track standard

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union
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  • November 14 2012

Neelie Kroes, Vice President of the European Commission, has signalled her concern over the progress of the adoption of the Do-Not-Track (DNT) standard, which is being developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) as a universal mechanism to communicate relevant consent or lack of consent to the tracking of individuals’ web data

Collecting societies under the microscope

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 20 2012

The European Commission’s proposal for a Directive on collective management of copyright and related rights and multi-territorial licensing of rights in musical works for online uses in the internal market