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Dutch court refers case to CJEU regarding the digital exhaustion of copyrights
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • June 4 2015

Since the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) rendered its well-recognized decision on the exhaustion of software rights in 2012 (CJEU


ECJ to decide on online linking to content without copyright holder’s consent
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • May 11 2015

The Dutch Supreme Court recently delivered its ruling in the GeenStijlSanoma case. The ruling has two noteworthy aspects. First, the Supreme Court


Copyright a new request to the ECJ in relation to the exaustion of the right of distribution of original works
  • NCTM Studio Legale
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • October 31 2014

The Supreme Court of the Netherlands has recently requested the European Court of Justice - in proceedings C- 41913 - to issue a decision on the


European Court clarifies when parody on copyrighted work is allowed
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • Netherlands, United Kingdom, European Union
  • September 10 2014

In its recent Deckmyn ruling the European Court of Justice answered preliminary questions about the interpretation of the parody exception under the


The CJEU takes tough stance on downloading from unlawful sources
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • May 29 2014

Following a reference from the Supreme Court of the Netherlands, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) held that EU law precludes member


Downloading from unlawful sources is copyright infringement
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • April 11 2014

The European Court of Justice has handed down its eagerly awaited decision in ACI Adam v Stichting De Thuiskopie. The ECJ ruled that the private


CJEU confirms that private copying exception only applies to reproductions from lawful sources
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • April 10 2014

Two questions relating to the InfoSoc Directive were referred to the CJEU in the case of C-43512 ACI Adam, a reference for a preliminary ruling from


When ‘meta search engines’ breach the Database Directive
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • February 17 2014

A 'meta search engine' operates by sending a user's query to various other search engines and returning a summary of the results to the user. By way


CJ: one can sue before any EU court for online infringement
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • November 11 2013

The CJ ruled that the relevant criterion for establishing jurisdiction in online copyright infringement cases is whether copies of the infringed


CJ asked if private copy from illegal source is legal
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • September 27 2012

On 21 September 2012, the Dutch Supreme Court submitted pre-judicial questions to the EU Court of Justice ("CJ") in ACI v. Stichting De Thuiskopie