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Swimming against the stream: preventing live streaming of sporting events
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 23 2017

When the umpire gave signal for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to start what was dubbed the "Fight of the Century" on 2 May 2015, viewers at


Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge


Exhaustion of copyright
  • Mewburn Ellis LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 31 2014

The principle of exhaustion is an established international legal doctrine. It provides that a copyright owner’s right to control copies of their


Robojournalism - Artificial intelligence and the media
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 3 2017

According to the 'infinite monkey theorem', a monkey randomly hitting keys on a typewriter for an infinite amount of time will almost certainly end


CJEU issues ruling on internet browsing technology in the Meltwater case
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 5 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) today issued its decision in the Meltwater Case C-36013, a long-running (5 year) dispute between


ECJ Facilitates the Lending of E-Books by way of the "One-Copy-One-User" Model
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union
  • January 26 2017

On November 10, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that the lending of e-books may, under certain conditions, be treated in the same way as the


TMT2020: comparing EU and U.S. copyright protection frameworks for non-literary texts
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • August 18 2015

In today's business world, non-literary texts are of great economic value. They often hold know-how and reflect the specific skill and competence a


Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market: What you need to know
  • Brodies LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 6 2016

Following recent leaks of the Draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (“the Directive”) and the EU Commission’s Communication


CJEU decision finds that requiring ISPs to filter content is illegal
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union
  • November 28 2011

The case of Sabam v Tiscali in the Belgian courts in 2007 addressed whether the court should grant injunctive relief to SABAM (the Belgian Society of Authors, Composers, and Publishers) against the Internet Service Provider (“ISP”), Tiscali, imposing an obligation on the ISP to stop infringements of SABAM’s intellectual property by making it impossible for Tiscali’s users to use “peer-to-peer” (“P2P”) software to transmit infringing files containing musical compositions


Nintendo vs PC BOX and 9Net
  • Cugia Cuomo & Associati Studio Legale
  • European Union, Italy
  • February 13 2014

On July 26, 2012, the Court of Milano (Italy) submitted a request to the Court of Justice of the European Union for a preliminary ruling under