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Digital Economy Act 2017: The pick 'n' mix assortment of provisions receives Royal Assent
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 22 2017

The Digital Economy Act (the "Act") finally received Royal Assent on 27 April 2017 and the final text has recently been published. First introduced


Modified set-top boxes and copyright infringement - where do we stand?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, European Union, Netherlands
  • May 17 2017

In an important decision for rights holders everywhere, on 26 April 2017, the European Court of Justice (CJEU) ruled that the sale of multimedia


Linking to copyright works: copyright infringement?
  • Wright Hassall LLP
  • European Union
  • May 16 2017

Linking online content generally involves the publication of a selectable connection (e.g. a clickable link) from one web page to another web page and


Un paso más del TJUE en la lucha contra la piratería
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • May 12 2017

En el marco del proceso iniciado por la fundación neerlandesa para la defensa de los derechos de autor, Stichting Brein, contra el vendedor de los


GMCQ - Global Media Technology and Communications Quarterly
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China, European Union, Hong Kong, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 11 2017

In 1996, Eli Noam predicted that "TV Regulation Will Become Telecom Regulation." This is happening now in Europe, where there is an inexorable push


Digital Single Market: Commission takes stock at halftime
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • May 11 2017

The European Commission is taking stock of what has been accomplished regarding its Strategy for a Digital Single Market. Two years ago, on 6 May


CJEU rules that Sale of a Device which enables viewing of Illegal Content could infringe Copyright and that temporary acts of Reproduction on such device are not exempt
  • Camilleri Preziosi
  • European Union
  • May 9 2017

In April 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) ruled that the sale of a multimedia device which enables viewing of audio-visual


Multimedia players preloaded to link to piracy websites is an act of primary copyright infringement.
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 4 2017

Remember the days of popping down to Blockbuster to pick up a DVD or, as was often the offer, 3 DVDs for a special price and an extra night to watch


Europe’s Highest Court rules sellers of multimedia players could be infringing copyright
  • Ronan Daly Jermyn
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • April 28 2017

The Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) ruled on 26 April 2017 that the sale of a multimedia player which enables films that are available


Cable retransmission within the reception area of the original broadcast is not a communication to the public in the sense of article 3(1) of Directive 200129E
  • CMS, Belgium
  • European Union
  • April 28 2017

The Court of Justice of the EU ("CJEU") recently pronounced a somewhat "discomforting" judgment in the AKM v. Zürs.net case (C-13816). The CJEU