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France: a French court orders a Swiss company selling French game tickets over the internet to prevent French internet users from accessing part of its websites

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • France
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  • August 20 2014

On April 10, 2014, the Court of First Instance of Paris found that VIAGOGO, a Swiss company operating a website selling sports tickets on the

France outlines auction plans for remaining 3G licenses

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • France, USA
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  • February 5 2010

French mobile phone operators Bouygues, SFR, Iliad and Orange (the wireless unit of France Telecom) will be given the opportunity to bid on remaining blocks of third-generation (3G) wireless spectrum in May, with the release of auction rules anticipated later this month

Google held liable for copyright infringement for bulk scanning of books

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • France
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  • February 28 2010

The Paris Court of First Instance's third chamber has ruled that Google Inc.’s bulk scanning of books for its Google Book Search website, done without permission from copyright holders, infringed the copyrights on hundreds of French books

Opening up of the French online gambling market

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • France
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  • June 30 2010

The law on the opening up to competition and regulation of the online gambling market in France entered into force on 13 May 2010, following its publication in the French Official Journal (Law N2010-476 of 12 May 2010

Supreme Court confirms use of competitor's trademark as keyword

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • France
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  • June 3 2013

The Supreme Court has reaffirmed that a company is allowed to use a competitor's trademark as a keyword in Google's AdWords service, holding that

A free internet once again for France?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • France
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  • January 9 2013

At the start of this year, the second-largest French ISP, Free, took the surprising decision to release an update for its customers which allowed them to

Online copyright infringement: when Google images finally meets French law

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • France
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  • March 9 2011

While Google’s exemption from liability for trademark infringement through its AdWords service has now been well established by the Supreme Court, the situation with regard to copyright infringement remains more uncertain. The latest service to be considered is the Google Images search, in regard to which the Paris Court of Appeal recently issued a long-awaited ruling

YouTube wins piracy case against French broadcaster TF1. How Pinteresting

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • France
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  • June 13 2012

A French court has ruled that YouTube was not responsible for large amounts of copyright protected films and TV shows uploaded illegally to its site

The French Supreme Court confirms that advertising on social networks is subject to the general rules governing advertising

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • France
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  • August 7 2013

One of the growing focuses of French case law in the field of Internet law concerns advertising on social networks. A recent ruling was handed down

Treat your mobile apps the way you treat any proprietary software

  • Ichay & Mullenex Avocats
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  • France
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  • March 17 2011

Internet is the mirror of the consumer society, a disposable society