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ITV & Others v TVCatchup - Advocate General’s opinion makes light work of Court of Appeal’s uncertainty as to the meaning of ‘access to cable of broadcasting services’
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

In the previous instalment of this dispute, the UK Court of Appeal (CA) referred questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on the


The implications of Brexit on the entertainment and media industry
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 21 2016

On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. This historic decision will lead to a complex and unprecedented process of exit


Updating the AVMS Directive: making VoD services pay?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • June 22 2016

Our latest client alert on the European Commission's Digital Single Market strategy sets out some of the key aspects of the most recent proposal from


German Federal Constitutional Court: Use of short “samples” in music titles does not qualify as infringement of exploitation rights of phonogram producers
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • June 6 2016

On 31 May 2016, the German Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht - "BVerfG") issued a judgment in favor of a Hip-Hop artist


The European Commission’s digital single market strategy: challenges ahead for the media industries
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 7 2015

After being elected as President of the European Commission (EC) in June last year, Jean-Claude Juncker made the realisation of a European 'digital


Skits, spoofs and satire how the parody exception could change advertising
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 31 2014

A recently-introduced exception to copyright protection presents a new opportunity for the advertising and creative industries to adapt existing


European Commission releases technical standards on Radio Frequency Identification
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • September 19 2014

In July, the EU introduced new technical standards ('Standards') to assist users of Radio Frequency Identification ('RFID') technology to comply with


Intra-EU supplies of digital services and VAT new place of supply rules and VAT Mini One Stop Shop (MOSS)
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 2 2014

On 1 January 2015, new rules will take effect to determine where intra-EU supplies of "digital services" to consumers will be deemed to take place


Munich office IPIT & media newsletter - August 2014
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • August 6 2014

Under the auspices of the Bavarian state data protection authority, the so-called Düsseldorfer Kreis (an association of all German data privacy


The customer’s always right how new UK consumer regulations will affect online digital content providers
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 8 2014

On 13 June 2014, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (the Regulations) will come into force