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The sale by Topshop of Rihanna t-shirt does amount to passing off

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 28 2015

The Court of Appeal has unanimously upheld the High Court decision that the sale by Topshop (part of the Arcadia Group) of a t-shirt displaying an

Rihanna stays on top - Court of Appeal rules!

  • Pitmans LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 26 2015

The Court of Appeal has upheld the ruling of the High Court which found that Topshop's sale of t-shirts bearing Rihanna's image without her consent

I'm a celebrity, take my photo off that t-shirt! Court of Appeal upholds Rihanna's passing off case against Topshop

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 23 2015

Well-known high street retailer Topshop has been unsuccessful in its appeal of an earlier decision finding that it had engaged in passing off by

Court of Appeal confirms Rihanna's image protected under the 'umbrella' of passing off

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 22 2015

The Court of Appeal has today dismissed fashion retailer Topshop's appeal, confirming that Topshop's unauthorised use of an image of the famous

Blurred Lines

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 21 2015

Blurred Lines, Robin Thicke's collaborative track with Pharrell Williams, from the album of the same name, has been courting controversy since its

The new private copying exception: the UK music industry wants to be paid for it

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 15 2014

Three UK music industry organisations, the Musician's Union, the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors, and UK Music, have recently

Online copyright infringement

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 9 2014

The Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) has arrested a man on suspicion of providing access to websites which have been subject to a

Ongoing royalties for sales of artwork

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • December 5 2014

In 2006 royalties emanating from intellectual property were extended by EU Directive to include visual artists. The Artist's Resale Rights

UK: copyright- music industry seeks review of law allowing fans to copy music

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 3 2014

The UK Government is facing a Judicial Review challenge over a failure to include compensation provisions in the recently introduced private copying

Orphans: the thing that Harry Potter, Paddington Bear and certain copyright works have in common

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • December 2 2014

Last month, Ireland joined the European wide movement to digitise cultural material when the European Union (Certain permitted uses of Orphan Works