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LFP obtains damages against unauthorised live streaming website
  • Nomos
  • France
  • May 14 2015

On March 19 2015 the Paris Court of First Instance ruled on an interesting case regarding hosting provider qualification and hyperlinking case law in


Twitter accepts jurisdiction of French court
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • France, USA
  • July 15 2013

Rather than fight French jurisdiction Twitter provided information regarding the identity of posters who allegedly violated French law by posting


Google held liable for copyright infringement for bulk scanning of books
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • France
  • February 28 2010

The Paris Court of First Instance's third chamber has ruled that Google Inc.’s bulk scanning of books for its Google Book Search website, done without permission from copyright holders, infringed the copyrights on hundreds of French books


L’Oréal v. eBay: the Court of Justice of the European Union tightens liability of online marketplace operators the CJEU
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, United Kingdom
  • August 11 2011

The long awaited decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union in L’Oréal v. eBay was handed down last month


Online copyright infringement: when Google images finally meets French law
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • France
  • March 9 2011

While Google’s exemption from liability for trademark infringement through its AdWords service has now been well established by the Supreme Court, the situation with regard to copyright infringement remains more uncertain. The latest service to be considered is the Google Images search, in regard to which the Paris Court of Appeal recently issued a long-awaited ruling


Paris Court of Appeal orders video-sharing website Dailymotion to pay substantial damages for failure to promptly remove infringing content
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • December 16 2014

In a recent decision of the Paris Court of Appeal dated 2 December 2014, the French video-sharing website Dailymotion was held liable to pay more


French advertising for alcoholic beverages strictly limited on Facebook
  • Jones Day
  • France
  • December 10 2013

France is deemed to have adopted one of the strictest regulatory schemes regulating advertisement of alcoholic beverages (Law n 91-32 dated


A free internet once again for France?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • France
  • January 9 2013

At the start of this year, the second-largest French ISP, Free, took the surprising decision to release an update for its customers which allowed them to


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


Loi Evin et Reseaux Sociaux: Heineken et Facebook assignés en référé !
  • INLEX IP EXPERTISE
  • France
  • December 9 2013

En matière de communication pour les produits alcoolisés, la communication sur les réseaux sociaux devient de plus en plus