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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

In brief: Fairfax Media v Reed International

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
  • -
  • September 9 2010

The Federal Court has denied relief to Fairfax Media in its claim for copyright infringement against Reed International's ABIX service, which reproduced headlines from the Australian Financial Review ('AFR'

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

  • Addisons
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  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • 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

Newspaper headlines protected by copyright in the UK

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • -
  • 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 Intellectual Property
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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

Lady GaGa v Lady Goo Goo - court orders injunction against character

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • November 2 2011

Lady Goo Goo is an animated sunglasses wearing blond baby that that bears a resemblance to and apparently sounds like Lady GaGa

“Oh my god, they killed Kenny!” - copyright infringement on YouTube settled

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • May 20 2014

US against media giant, Viacom, and Google have finally settled their seven year dispute involving user-posted episodes of "South Park", "SpongeBob

Newspaper headlines not protected by copyright

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • September 8 2010

Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd (Fairfax)'s action against Reed International Books Australia Pty Ltd (Reed) for infringement of copyright in newspaper article headlines has been dismissed by the Federal Court of Australia

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

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