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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

Second-hand software ok in the EU
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 22 2012

A flurry of attention surrounded the recent legal saga of Timothy Vernor and his protracted fight against Autodesk to re-sell software via eBay

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

Downloads can be "re-sold"; but buyers are not "lawful acquirers"
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • May 1 2012

A preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-sell and re-distribute software that has been acquired by purely online means

Technology Annual Review
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 11 2011

A month by month review of selected technology legal news from 2010

To use or not to use? Federal Court of Justice asks CJEU to evaluate the compatibility of a re-sale of used software licenses with copyright law
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, Germany
  • April 14 2011

The question of whether or not the trade in used software licenses which are passed on to the buyer by way of online download is compatible with copyright law has long been controversially discussed by German courts and legal commentators

Copyright Developments in Europe - UK Hargreaves Review of IP
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 19 2011

On 18 May 2011 Professor Hargreaves published his Review on Intellectual Property and Growth

No checkpoints on the information superhighway?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland
  • December 6 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union finds that ISPs cannot be forced to monitor their users in a decision of 24 November 2011

Technology annual review of 2011
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 29 2012

The year began as it meant to go on - with a high profile patent dispute in the mobile phone sector decided in the Court of Appeal

A round-up of developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 24 2012

In the case of SAS Institute v World Programming Limited, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU") has considered the limited extent to which certain elements of a computer program enjoy copyright protection