We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 652

Netflix marches into Europe
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • France
  • November 5 2014

The American video streaming service Netflix has completed the first phase of its European expansion, with launches in France, Germany, Austria


Take down, stay down: Paris Court of Appeal confirms hosting providers have no general monitoring obligation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • July 15 2013

In a recent decision dated 21 June 2013, the Paris Court of Appeal endorsed the reasoning adopted a year ago by the French Supreme Court in three


Magazine fined for encouraging illegal downloads
  • Nomos
  • France
  • July 30 2015

The August and September issues of Téléchargement ("Download") magazine included several references that promoted software enabling illegal


Facebook steps in, with the French government, against cyberbullying
  • Ichay & Mullenex Avocats
  • France
  • May 5 2011

On April 12, 2011, Eric Debarieux officially provided his report on harassment in school to the Education Minister, Luc Chatel


Application of the "AdWords" decision of the CJEU and assessment of adverse effect on the trademark function of indicating origin
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • April 14 2011

The decision of the Court of Appeal provides the most detailed application of the recent "AdWords" decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in France


Paris Court of Appeal confirms blocking order against internet service and search engine providers
  • Nomos
  • France
  • May 12 2016

On March 15 2016 the Paris Court of Appeal issued an interesting ruling in the fight against online piracy and websites that infringe copyright and


French Supreme Court: Google did not abuse dominant position
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • June 3 2013

On 16 April 2013, the French Supreme Court upheld the Paris Court of Appeals decision of 16 November 2011, thus confirming that Google did not abuse


Supreme Court confirms use of competitor's trademark as keyword
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • June 3 2013

The Supreme Court has reaffirmed that a company is allowed to use a competitor's trademark as a keyword in Google's AdWords service, holding that


French "Evin" law and social networks: Heineken and Facebook summoned to court!
  • INLEX IP EXPERTISE
  • France
  • December 11 2013

When it comes to communicating on alcoholic products, using social networks is becoming an increasingly sensitive practice. A few months ago, the


Court finds hyperlinking may be subject to broadcaster's authorisation
  • Nomos
  • France
  • March 24 2016

On October 9 2014 the Paris Tribunal of First Instance issued an interesting ruling on French live streaming platform playtv.fr, which makes TV