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CJEU ruling confirms live internet streaming of TV broadcasts infringes copyright

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • April 15 2013

On 7 March 2013, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled in ITV Broadcasting Ltd and others v TV Catchup Ltd 2013 C60711 EUECJ

CJEU offers partial clarification as to governing jurisdiction for sui generis right

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • November 7 2012

A decision has been reached by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) regarding Football Dataco Ltd and Others v Sportradar GmbH and Another 17311 referred from the Court of Appeal of England and Wales in respect of a request for interpretation of Article 7 of Directive 969EC on the Legal Protection of Databases (the Directive

CJEU confirms that resale and use of used software is permissible under European copyright law

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • August 8 2012

In Luxembourg on 3 July 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) held that the resale and use of used software is permissible under European copyright law

Is the second-hand sale of software licenses allowed in Europe?

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • July 31 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union has now ruled that software developers may no longer block the resale of online licensed software

CJEU rules first sale doctrine applies to digital copies of software in Europe

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • July 16 2012

In an eagerly-awaited judgment, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has held that the first sale doctrine applies to digital copies of software sold in the European Union or European Economic Area

Protection of computer programs revisited by the Court of Justice of the European Union

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • June 7 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union has again examined the question of which elements of a computer program are protectable by copyright

Cross-border sales: tension between copyright distribution rights and free movement rules

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • April 30 2012

Advocate General Jääskinen has concluded that there is a distribution by sale in a Member State if a seller targets consumers and enables the purchase of copyright-protected works in that State

Pub landlords found to infringe the Premier League’s copyright: pyrrhic victory after all?

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 30 2012

In Football Association Premier League Ltd v QC Leisure 2012 EWHC 108 (Ch) Lord Justice Kitchin has now accepted that the Defendant publicans communicated copyright works contained in foreign broadcasts of Premier League matches to the public, following the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruling to that effect in October 2011

The protection of football fixture lists under the EU Database Directive

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • March 30 2012

On 1 March 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union passed judgement on Football Dataco Ltd v Yahoo! UK Ltd 2012 CJEU C-60410, concluding that the football fixture lists in question are not protected by copyright as there is insufficient intellectual creation on the part of the author

CJEU rules on copyright protection of photographic portraits

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • February 29 2012

In Case C-14510 Eva-Maria Painer v Standard Verlags GmbH 1 December 2011, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) held that portrait photographs enjoy the same copyright protection as any other work