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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


EU allows resale of downloaded software
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • European Union
  • October 30 2012

In a judgment that has significant implications for the software and digital media industries in Europe, the European Court has ruled that, in principle, the owner of copyright in software cannot stop someone who has purchased and downloaded that software online from reselling it


Hot topics in intellectual property and technology - UK summer 2014
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 22 2014

On 13 June 2014, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 came into force, implementing the EU


EU copyright: no resale of digital content except for software?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • February 3 2015

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has decided that the rule of exhaustion of the distribution right upon first sale (in the U.S. known as the "first


Companies providing telephone services may be forced to block pirate webs by a legal decision
  • Lehmann & Fernandez
  • European Union, Spain
  • January 15 2014

In case C-31412 confronting the UPC Telekabel telecommunications company with Constantin Film Verleih GmbH and Wega Filmproduktionsgesellschaft GmbH


Copyright: Europe explores its boundaries part 3: “Meltwater” EU rules that browsing does not need a licence a victory for common sense (or for pirates)?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • July 15 2014

On 5 June 2014 the European Court of Justice (CJEU) published its decision in the "Meltwater" Case C-36013, (Public Relations Consultations


Arnold J grants further site-blocking orders
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 5 2013

In the latest of a long line of decisions granting site-blocking injunctions against ISPs under s.97A CDPA, and only 2 weeks prior to the AGs opinion


ECJ hands down preliminary ePhone ruling
  • Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå AB
  • European Union, Sweden
  • June 13 2012

Further to a reference from the Swedish Supreme Court, the European Court of Justice has handed down its preliminary ruling in the ePhone case, clarifying that companies may be ordered to disclose information about the user of an internet protocol address for the purpose of identifying suspected infringers of IP rights in civil proceedings


The final score on database rights
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 23 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given a ruling on questions of database right infringement referred to it by the Court of Appeal


IT and Outsourcing e-bulletin - 31 May 2013
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 31 2013

The UK Supreme Court has provisionally concluded that temporary copies of copyrighted materials created through web-browsing do not infringe