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Arnold J grants further site-blocking orders

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • December 5 2013

In the latest of a long line of decisions granting site-blocking injunctions against ISPs under s.97A CDPA, and only 2 weeks prior to the AGs opinion

Technology Annual Review

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 11 2011

A month by month review of selected technology legal news from 2010

To use or not to use? Federal Court of Justice asks CJEU to evaluate the compatibility of a re-sale of used software licenses with copyright law

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • April 14 2011

The question of whether or not the trade in used software licenses which are passed on to the buyer by way of online download is compatible with copyright law has long been controversially discussed by German courts and legal commentators

Copyright Developments in Europe - UK Hargreaves Review of IP

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 19 2011

On 18 May 2011 Professor Hargreaves published his Review on Intellectual Property and Growth

No checkpoints on the information superhighway?

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • December 6 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union finds that ISPs cannot be forced to monitor their users in a decision of 24 November 2011

European High Court rules that ISPs do not have to monitor user traffic for illegal downloads

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union
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  • December 3 2011

Internet service providers cannot be required to install filtering systems designed to monitor traffic on their networks for copyright-infringing material, according to a decision last month by Europe’s highest court

BT TalkTalk judicial review: linguistic tussles in EU law?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 26 2012

The Court of Appeal has given judgment on BT and TalkTalk's appeal of the decision of the Administrative Court of April 2011 dismissing their judicial review of certain controversial provisions in the Digital Economy Act 2010 (the 'DEA') concerned with illegal file-sharing

Technology annual review of 2011

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 29 2012

The year began as it meant to go on - with a high profile patent dispute in the mobile phone sector decided in the Court of Appeal

The Advocate General considers the principle of exhaustion of rights in downloaded software

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • European Union
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  • April 30 2012

In a decision that makes software developers' fight against piracy more difficult, a preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in Case C-12811 UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-distribute not only software that has been initially delivered on physical media whose ultimate origin can be verified, but also software that has been acquired by purely online means and whose legitimacy cannot be ascertained by consumers

Downloads can be "re-sold"; but buyers are not "lawful acquirers"

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • European Union
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  • May 1 2012

A preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-sell and re-distribute software that has been acquired by purely online means