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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

Consequences of a breach of a trademark license agreement

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, France
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  • June 22 2009

In the judgment of the European Court of Justice dated April 23, 2009 (C-5908), the following facts were at issue: Christian Dior Couture SA concluded a trademark license agreement with Société Industrielle Lingerie (SIL) in respect of the manufacture and distribution of luxury corsetry goods bearing the Christian Dior trademark, which is owned by Dior

Intellectual property quarterly newsletter - December 2013

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • China, European Union, France, Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 24 2013

On 26 November 2013, the President of OHIM issued a decision whereby, from 2 December 2013, decisions concerning refusals of Community Trade Mark

Copie de concept et concurrence déloyale: une action délicate à bien anticiper

  • INLEX IP EXPERTISE
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  • France
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  • September 3 2013

Dans un arrêt récent du 4 juillet 2013 opposant la société Ameliste à la société Zankyou Ventures, la Cour d’Appel de Paris a rappelé qu’il ne peut y

Propriété intélectuelle

  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
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  • France
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  • May 8 2013

S’il avait déjà été admis par les juges que le fameux motif écossais Burberry déposé en couleurs (camel, beige, rouge) était distinctif, la question

Paris Court of Appeal holds that Dailymotion is a host and did not have knowledge of infringing material

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • October 27 2009

The Paris Court of Appeal has held, overruling a previous First Instance Court decision, that the Dailymotion video sharing website was not liable for copyright infringement since it had not received adequate notification that content posted to its website by users was unlawful

Global intellectual property newsletter issue 914

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Czech Republic, European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Slovakia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 16 2014

In our previous issue we focused on the European Commission's proposal for a new Directive on the protection of trade secrets (undis-closed know-how

Paris court applies US fair use law to Google Image search

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • August 31 2008

In this case, the French Civil Court held that US law will apply in a copyright infringement case, even though the party suing was a French organisation

Deep linking may not constitute copyright infringement

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • France
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  • July 2 2010

The Court of First Instance of Nanterre has ruled that a web portal that provides a deep link to the website of a software developer where the latter's software can be downloaded does not constitute copyright infringement

Company name infringes Céline’s trade mark

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, France
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  • October 30 2007

Céline SA, a luxury fashion brand, was founded and registered in Paris in 1928