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Moral rights but not copyright

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 27 2014

In an epic saga dating back over 40 years and 6 years of litigation, the Quebec Court of Appeal has released a decision which states clearly that an

Munich District Court: Disclosure of employee invention by e-mail not sufficient in view of written form requirement (decision of May 16, 2013 Case 7 O 603112 Spülbare MehrschichtfolieFlushable multilayer film)

  • BARDEHLE PAGENBERG
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  • Germany
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  • March 24 2014

First, the period of claiming an employee invention according to Section 6 (2) German Employee Invention Act in its version applicable until

Copyright ownership in the course of employment: creator of a Quebec children's cult classic loses royalties suit

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 26 2014

In the midst of the culturally effervescent sixties, the Quebec Ministry of Education was trying to develop new means to reach underprivileged

Voluntary work held to be work for hire in World of Warcraft suit

  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 22 2013

In Lewis v. Activision Blizzard, Inc., No. 4:12-cv-01096-CW (N.D. Cal. Oct. 17, 2013), an employee of Blizzard brought suit against the company for

What you should know about electronic subscriptions and copyright law: a best practices guide

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 19 2013

Increasingly, printed matter is being made available via the Internet in electronic form, and both publishers and readers alike are starting to

Stealth attack: a Ninja Saga from Hong Kong

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Hong Kong
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  • June 24 2013

Start ups are messy. Even when they become successful, they stay messy. This is a cautionary tale. Boniface Lee is an entrepreneur. In 2009, he came

Copyright infringement action against former employees fails to present issues of fact for jury

  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 22 2013

This action by a business against former employees contained a copyright claim and a plethora of state law claims relating to a software program for

Unfair competition claim based on copyright infringement preempted by Copyright Act

  • Jackson Lewis PC
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  • USA
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  • May 1 2013

A federal court in California has held that a state law claim that a competitor engaged in unfair competition by creating infringing work after

Termination of employee refusing to perform copyright infringement was illegal

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • March 29 2013

The Texas Court of Appeals for the Second District found that an employee was wrongfully terminated from an architecture firm when he refused to

Employer owns jewellery design made by employee designer

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • France
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  • February 18 2013

In a much-anticipated decision the Paris Court of Appeal ruled on the author rights of designs for jewellery created by an employee designer during