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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


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


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


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


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


Good news for database owners: infringement takes place at least where the data is intended to be accessed
  • Olswang LLP
  • European Union
  • October 31 2012

In its October decision in Football Dataco v Sportradar (C-17311) the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") held that database infringement occurs at least in the place where an internet user accesses the data, where there is evidence of an intention to target the public within that jurisdiction, notwithstanding the fact that the data may be sent from a server located outside that Member State


IT & outsourcing e-bulletin - a round-up of developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 31 2012

Ofcom has published a revised version of the Initial Obligations Code for ISPs and copyright owners in an effort to tackle online copyright infringement as per the provisions of the controversial Digital Economy Act


CMS quarterly communications update - July 2012
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • Austria, Bulgaria, European Union, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom
  • July 20 2012

Quarterly update summarising regulatory and legal developments from the last three months in the communications, media and satellite sectors in Europe


Customers can resell copies of downloaded software; developers can try to stop them
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • July 4 2012

Yesterday, 3 July 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled in UsedSoft v. Oracle that online purchasers of software may resell copies of their downloads provided that they render the original download usable


Digital media update
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 25 2012

Welcome to the January edition of our quarterly Digital Media Update