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New anti-piracy initiative launched in the UK to curb illegal downloads and file-sharing

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 17 2014

Piracy remains a serious problem in the UK with Ofcom reporting that one in four downloads in the UK in 2013 were pirated. The effects of piracy are

Digital and social media rights: playing the advantage or should we call foul?

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 15 2014

Football fans' excitement as the long, dark 33 days without top class football finally ended with the start of the Premier League season on 16 August

Copyright provisions

  • Rouse Legal
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  • Russia, United Kingdom
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  • September 11 2014

The new version of the Civil Code is supplemented with Art. 1286.1 that contains provisions on open license for copyright. As a general rule, this is

European Court clarifies when parody on copyrighted work is allowed

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands, United Kingdom
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  • September 10 2014

In its recent Deckmyn ruling the European Court of Justice answered preliminary questions about the interpretation of the parody exception under the

ECJ ruling leaves door open for explosion in use of parody to mock copyrighted work

  • RPC
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 4 2014

A new European legal ruling today leaves the door open for the UK creative industries and publishers to parody work that is protected by copyright

Potential purchase of SoundCloud

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 21 2014

There have been numerous reports that SoundCloud is in discussions with the major record labels in relation to acquiring equity in the streaming

Copy digital files to your Dropbox account, Ipod, or Kindle without breaking the law

  • FRKelly
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 21 2014

Given that copying is integral to so many Technologies, it is commonplace in the digital age to expect to be able to transfer or backup copies of

Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright

  • Matheson
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of

Broadcasting: post-Murphy: the territorial TV sports licensing landscape

  • Bird & Bird
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

This article looks at the impact the European Commission inquiry into TV licensing arrangements with Hollywood film studios could have on sport's TV

PR v NLA: internet browser caching and copyright dispute

  • D Young & Co
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 8 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJ) has ruled that the creation of temporary copies of copyright works during the process of ordinary