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Controversy in the dentist's waiting room
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • July 14 2015

The German Federal Court has delivered a judgment on whether the playing of background music at a dentist's was a "communication to the public" for


Copyright and the right of distribution
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • European Union
  • July 14 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union has delivered a ruling in respect of the distribution right set out in Article 4(1) of the Copyright


ISPs face the cost of implementing a graduated response system to deal with copyright infringers
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, Ireland
  • July 8 2015

UPC Communications, an internet service provider (ISP), has been ordered by the Irish Commercial Court to implement a graduated response system (GRS


A pause in private copying?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union
  • June 29 2015

The Personal Copies for Private Use exception to copyright infringement came into force in October 2014 to permit copying of lawfully acquired


“Communication to the public”: from links to speakers
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • June 24 2015

Once again, the opinion of the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") has been requested on a copyright-related topic which is under debate


Germany follows the CJEU playing music at the dentists
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • June 23 2015

Last week, the German Federal Supreme Court handed down a decision concerning a dentist playing background music from broadcasting stations in the


EU political update: 22 26 June 2015
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union
  • June 22 2015

On 15 June 2015, the Council of the European Union agreed on a general approach with regards to a general data protection regulation that will seek to


Free Wi-Fi: German Court seeks clarification in Luxembourg
  • White & Case LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • June 18 2015

Compared to other countries, Germany lags behind when it comes to free Wi-Fi spots. A recent study conducted by the Association of the German


Copyright report approved by legal affairs committee of EU Parliament. Whole EP to vote on 9 July
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • June 17 2015

Following amendments voted on by the European Parliament's Legal Affairs Committee yesterday, a somewhat watered-down version of its report on the


Focus antitrust 17 June 2015 EU - mergers
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • European Union
  • June 17 2015

The European Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich by Merck. Both companies are active world-wide in the life science