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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


'Metal on Metal' - German Supreme Court refers year-long dispute regarding a Kraftwerk sample to ECJ
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • June 8 2017

The German Supreme Court (Bundesgerichtshof) has decided to refer a set of questions to the ECJ for a preliminary ruling regarding a trial between


Digital Economy Act 2017: The pick 'n' mix assortment of provisions receives Royal Assent
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 22 2017

The Digital Economy Act (the "Act") finally received Royal Assent on 27 April 2017 and the final text has recently been published. First introduced


Samplingstreit kommt vor den EuGH
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • European Union, Germany
  • June 13 2017

In dem seit Jahren andauernden Streit um die Nutzung eines zwei Sekunden langen Samples, hat der Bundesgerichtshof (BGH) nun den Europäischen


Quo vadis Netzsperren? - EuGH hält The Pirate Bay für urheberrechtswidrig
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union
  • June 19 2017

Der Europäische Gerichtshof (EuGH) hat im Rahmen eines Vorlageverfahren entschieden, dass das Geschäftsmodell


Copyright exceptions fifty shades of parody
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 6 2015

On 1 October 2014 the Copyright and Rights in Performances (Quotation and Parody) Regulations 2014 came into effect in the United Kingdom, modifying


Direct injection broadcasting - who is communicating to the public?
  • Dentons
  • European Union
  • December 15 2015

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that a broadcaster is not making a communication to the public for the purposes of Article 3(1) of the


Linking to copyright works: copyright infringement?
  • Wright Hassall LLP
  • European Union
  • May 16 2017

Linking online content generally involves the publication of a selectable connection (e.g. a clickable link) from one web page to another web page and


Modified set-top boxes and copyright infringement - where do we stand?
  • Dentons
  • European Union, Netherlands, United Kingdom
  • May 17 2017

In an important decision for rights holders everywhere, on 26 April 2017, the European Court of Justice (CJEU) ruled that the sale of multimedia