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The CJEU defines parody

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Belgium, European Union
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  • September 5 2014

The Central Court of the European Union (CJEU) has confirmed that parody is an autonomous concept of EU law that it is to be interpreted uniformly

Keep calm and carry on browsing

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 5 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has today confirmed that browsing the internet (without downloading or printing) does not require

ISPs & blocking injunctions CJEU fine with lack of specific requirements for blocking but ISPs given the burden of balancing copyright interests with internet access

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 28 2014

In a reference from the Austrian courts, the CJEU has decided that ISPs are liable as intermediaries where their services are used to provide

CJEU ruling in Pinckney v Mediatech jurisdiction in online copyright infringement cases depends on the accessibility of website content

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • October 10 2013

Following the opinion of Advocate General Niilo Jääskinen of 13 June 2013, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled on

"Communication to the public" includes "live" streaming of TV content to licensed recipients

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 11 2013

The CJEU has held that TVCatchup's live streaming of UK free-to-view terrestrial television broadcasts infringes authors' rights to control

The dental surgery and the hotel bedroom: CJEU discusses the concept of "communication to the public"

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 28 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled in two cases on the meaning of "communication to the public", finding that the free broadcasting of phonograms as background music in a private dental practice was not a "communication to the public", but that the broadcasting of phonograms in a hotel bedroom was

Football Dataco fails to qualify - CJEU rules against subsistence of database copyright in the contents of fixture lists

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 14 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that database copyright is available only in relation to the structure of the database and not as a form of protection for its contents, and then only where there is creative originality in the selection and arrangement of the database

The Premier League and the pub landlady

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 6 2011

European Court finds that prohibitions on the sale and use of foreign decoder devices for viewing broadcasts of football matches are contrary to EU law, but holds that transmission in a pub of certain elements of such broadcasts requires prior authorisation under copyright law