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Paris Court of Appeal orders video-sharing website Dailymotion to pay substantial damages for failure to promptly remove infringing content

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • December 16 2014

In a recent decision of the Paris Court of Appeal dated 2 December 2014, the French video-sharing website Dailymotion was held liable to pay more

France: a first! approval by the Council of State (“Conseil d’Etat”) of the scales relating to the remuneration for private copying established by the Commission Copie Privée.

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • December 10 2014

Much awaited by rights holders and members of the industry alike, the Council of State (the French highest Administrative Court) rendered, on 19

France: publishing contracts in the digital era amendment of related provisions

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • December 9 2014

Order No. 2014-1348 of 12 November 2014, which entered into force on 1st December 2014, amends certain provisions of the French Intellectual Property

France a proposal for new laws in the field of copyright and cultural heritage

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • October 28 2014

On 22 October 2014, Fleur Pellerin, the French minister of culture and communication presented a proposal for a law adapting French law to EU law in

Council of State cancels another Private Copy Commission decision

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • October 27 2014

The Council of State has cancelled a decision of the Private Copy Commission because, in holding that all recording media were subject to a private

Agence France Presse v. Morel

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • France, USA
  • -
  • August 18 2014

District court upholds jury's award of maximum statutory copyright damages of $1.2 million, plus $20,000 in DMCA damages, finding sufficient evidence

Qataris score winning goal against French TV channel Canal

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • August 7 2014

BeIN Sports France won a crucial victory against Canal in the battle over lucrative sports broadcasting rights. The Commercial Court of Nanterre

Legal flash - Bureau de París - Juillet 2014 - Une société ne saurait revendiquer des droits d’auteur sur le dessin d’un tissu dont le motif est banal

  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • July 9 2014

Une société qui crée, fabrique et commercialise des tissus, constate en 2011 qu’une chaîne de magasins de grande distribution, commercialise des

Legal flash - Bureau de París - Juillet 2014 - Reprise d’une idée publicitaire: risque de concurrence déloyale

  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • July 9 2014

Les idées n’étant pas protégeables, la reprise d’une idée originale utilisée à des fins publicitaires n’est pas en soi, répréhensible. Ce pendant

The power of earlier IP rights: French copyright work knocks out EU registered design

  • Barker Brettell LLP
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  • European Union, France
  • -
  • May 21 2014

Whilst it is common to consider the interaction between IP rights of the same type, and the extent to which the earlier right affects the validity of