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Protection of television and radio format

  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
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  • Spain
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  • November 30 2011

In view of the recent Judgements issued by the Commercial Courts no. 12 and no. 8 of Madrid, we hereby analyse the most important aspects, considered by the Spanish Judges to protect the TVRadio format program pursuant to the Intellectual Property Act 11996

ECJ rules that prohibitions on sale and use of foreign TV decoder cards for viewing football matches breach Article 101 TFEU and freedom to provide services

  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • November 3 2011

On 4 October 2011, the European Court of Justice (the ECJ) gave its ruling on questions referred from the England and Wales High Court, in relation to the use of foreign satellite decoder cards for the broadcast of English Football Association Premier League matches

Hotel operators must pay for TV programs

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Germany
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  • October 7 2011

The Higher Regional Court of Munich confirmed in a decision that has now become legally binding (Decision dated 30 June 2011 file no.: 6 Sch 1409 WG) that hotel operators are obligated by law to pay appropriate remuneration to private broadcasting companies for the use of TV and radio programs

High Court finds online service provider liable for copyright infringement

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 27 2010

In Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation & others v Newzbin Limited the High Court has found an online indexing service provider liable for copyright infringement

Landmark Court of Appeal ruling in comparative advertising case

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 27 2010

The Court of Appeal has given its judgment in L'Oreal v Bellure & others

Amstrad revisited in the digital age

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 27 2010

It is not only the person who carries out the infringing act who is liable for copyright infringement

Online advertising: legal ruling on trade marks as keywords

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union
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  • March 25 2010

This week, Europe's highest court handed down its judgment in the Google Adwords cases

DOJ expresses concerns with proposed amended Google Books settlement

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
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  • March 8 2010

The DOJ submitted comments on the proposed amended class action settlement agreement between Google Inc. and author and publisher groups to resolve copyright infringement issues arising from Google’s efforts to create an online digital library by scanning books from various sources

Court of Appeal rules on Star Wars copyright dispute

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 28 2010

In Lucasfilm v Andrew Ainsworth the Court of Appeal has ruled on various copyright issues including what constitutes a ‘sculpture’ within the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 (CDPA) and whether US copyright can be directly enforced in the English courts

Online advertising - legal ruling on trade marks as keywords

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 16 2009

A report issued recently by the Internet Advertising Bureau shows that, for the first time, advertisers now spend more on online advertising than on television advertising