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European High Court rules that ISPs do not have to monitor user traffic for illegal downloads
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union
  • December 3 2011

Internet service providers cannot be required to install filtering systems designed to monitor traffic on their networks for copyright-infringing material, according to a decision last month by Europe’s highest court


Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of


Los “metamotores de búsqueda dedicados” requieren el consentimiento del titular de la BBDD
  • Abril Abogados
  • European Union
  • January 31 2014

Un operador que pone en internet una herramienta que permite a los usuarios realizar busquedas en bases de datos de terceros protegidas por


The European Commission’s digital single market strategy: challenges ahead for the media industries
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 7 2015

After being elected as President of the European Commission (EC) in June last year, Jean-Claude Juncker made the realisation of a European 'digital


Augmented Reality poses new legal challenges
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union
  • May 22 2015

Augmented Reality (AR) uses technology to overlay real world, physical environments with virtual components like light, sound, video, images or GPS


DSM Watch: A big day for the DSM - EU Commission publishes three legislative proposals and two policy documents dealing with copyright reform and e-commerce rules
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • December 10 2015

If the Commission persuades the EU Parliament and Council to its views, EU-wide digital content portability for consumers will become a reality under


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


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


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


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