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Copyright and the international feed for the Olympics Games - Seven Network LTD v Commissioner of Taxation

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • January 15 2015

Copyright and the international feed for the Olympics Games - Seven Network Ltd v Commissioner of Taxation?On 22 December 2014 Justice Bennett of the

Brothers in arms, copyright in photographs

  • Allens
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  • Australia
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  • November 7 2014

On Father's Day 1984, residents of the Sydney suburb of Milperra witnessed a short but violent skirmish between bitter rivals, the Comancheros and

Newspaper headlines protected by copyright in the UK

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • December 8 2010

The UK High Court has held that newspaper headlines and short extracts from newspaper articles may be protected by copyright

Copyright infringement, global headlines, and the case between Eminem and National

  • James & Wells
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 24 2014

Not a good look is at worst what the New Zealand public will have thought when the media reported that rapper Eminem was suing the National

Inaugural scintilla film review: Dallas Buyers Club, LLC v iiNet

  • Allens
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  • Australia
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  • November 27 2014

Online copyright infringement is back in the spotlight again - this time under scrutiny from the bright lights of Hollywood. In this post, we provide

Internet streaming of TV broadcasts: your ‘one stop shop’ update on international copyright disputes

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 20 2013

Many of us have the kind of social schedule which interferes with our passion for Ricky Martin and The Voice. Of course, there are a plethora of

Celebrities, social media and copyright: Tarantino and Prince sue online infringers

  • Addisons
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  • Australia, USA
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  • January 31 2014

Celebrities, Social Media and Copyright: Tarantino and Prince sue online infringers Two recent copyright infringement cases coming out of the US show

Copyright makes headlines in the UK

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • August 16 2011

The UK Court of Appeal has held that the unlicensed receipt and use of headlines or extracts of online news articles, communicated to users by media monitoring companies, will constitute an infringement of the article publisher's copyright

UK High Court finds copyright in newspaper headlines; Fairfax distinguished

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • December 14 2010

In a decision with strikingly similar facts yet markedly different findings to September's Federal Court decision of Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd v Reed International Books Australia Pty Ltd, the UK High Court has ruled that newspaper headlines are capable of copyright protection and that users of online media-monitoring services will infringe the copyright of newspaper publishers unless they obtain an appropriate licence

High Court dismisses appeal against iiNet

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • April 20 2012

On 20 April 2012 the High Court dismissed an appeal by 34 Australian and United States companies against iiNet, an internet service provider, with the appellants arguing that iiNet had authorised Copyright infringement of thousands of commercially released films and television programmes by its customers