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Einschränkung der Linkfreiheit schützt Urheberrechtsinhaber
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • European Union
  • September 22 2016

In seinem Urteil vom 8. September 2016 hat der EuGH die Linkfreiheit für Unternehmen erheblich eingeschränkt. In seinem Urteil argumentiert der EuGH


Free WiFi providers not liable for users' copyright infringements
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union, Germany
  • September 21 2016

The CJEU has confirmed the AG's Opinion, in McFadden v Sony Music Entertainment Germany (C-48414), that operators of a free Wi-Fi service, who offer


DSM Watch: A closer look at the draft EU Regulation on online transmissions of broadcasting organisations and closed networks
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • September 21 2016

Last week, the European Commission officially released a communication on its endeavours to modernize the EU copyright rules. The paper was


Updating EU Copyright Law in Digital Times
  • K&L Gates
  • European Union
  • September 21 2016

On September 14, 2016, the European Commission (Commission) presented the Copyright reform, a legislative "Package" to promote a "more competitive


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


ECJ: Links to Copyright Protected Works Published Without Consent May Constitute an Infringement if Posted for Profit
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • September 19 2016

On Sept. 8, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that posting a hyperlink to works protected by copyright and published without the author's


Bundesgerichtshof steckt die Grenzen der Parodie neu ab
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • European Union, Germany
  • September 19 2016

Der Bundesgerichtshof hat in einer Entscheidung vom 28.07.2016 der in Deutschland allgemeingültigen Annahme, wonach eine Parodie stets einer


Öffentliches WLAN: Keine Haftung des Anbieters, aber Passwortschutz
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • European Union
  • September 19 2016

Die Frage war lange heiß diskutiert: Sind Anbieter offener WLAN-Netzwerke haftbar, wenn anonyme Nutzer darüber urheberrechtliche Verletzungen begehen


EU Political Update: 19 - 23 September 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 19 2016

On 14 September 2016, the European Commission published a Communication in which it proposed two Directives and two Regulations aimed at modernising


Digital Single Market Update: Draft EU Copyright Directive and Regulation Leaked
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union
  • September 19 2016

On Sept. 1, first drafts of an EU Copyright Directive and an EU Copyright Regulation, along with accompanying documents, were leaked to the public