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CJEU decision finds that requiring ISPs to filter content is illegal

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union
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  • November 28 2011

The case of Sabam v Tiscali in the Belgian courts in 2007 addressed whether the court should grant injunctive relief to SABAM (the Belgian Society of Authors, Composers, and Publishers) against the Internet Service Provider (“ISP”), Tiscali, imposing an obligation on the ISP to stop infringements of SABAM’s intellectual property by making it impossible for Tiscali’s users to use “peer-to-peer” (“P2P”) software to transmit infringing files containing musical compositions

A European Premier League: final whistle blows on football rights at the CJEU

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 5 2011

The FAPL markets the television broadcasting rights for Premier League matches

The final score on database rights

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 23 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given a ruling on questions of database right infringement referred to it by the Court of Appeal

IP snapshot

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 19 2012

The CJEU has ruled on the questions referred to it following the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorney’s appeal against the refusal to allow its registration of “IP TRANSLATOR” in relation to Class 41 of the Nice Classification

Force India Formula One Team Ltd v Aerolab SRL and another 2013 EWCA Civ 780, 3 July 2013

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 30 2013

The Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal from a ruling of the High Court that a Formula One racing team had infringed the copyright and misused the

Copyright Hub - the future of licensing and other reforms

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 9 2012

Richard Hooper’s “Phase 2” report on copyright licensing was published on 31 July 2012, recommending the creation of a not-for-profit industry led and funded “Copyright Hub” to facilitate copyright education and licensing, to be overseen by a new steering group

IP snapshot: August 2011

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 26 2011

Bringing you regular news of key developments in intellectual property law

Cops escape copyright liability but caught on database right in phone code list

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 30 2011

Forensic Telecommunications Services Ltd (“FTS”) brought claims against West Yorkshire Police (“WYP”) and Mr Hirst, a detective employed by WYP, for infringement of copyright and database right and misuse of confidential information concerning a table of address data, referred to as the “PM Abs” addresses

SAS v WPLl: who dares, loses

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • May 4 2012

In brief, World Programming Ltd (WPL) was a competitor of SAS Institute Inc. (SAS Institute

Can you copy software without infringement?

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2011

The AG recommends that copying functionality without the code is unobjectionable