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End of press freedom or advent of effective regulation?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2013

While the press regulator, the Press Complaints Commission ("PCC") is still in place for now, its days are numbered. It is widely accepted that the


“If you are not cheating, you are not trying”
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2013

Integrity, fair play and uncertainty of outcome are fundamental to sport. The thrill is in the highs and lows of watching sporting heroes struggle to


CJEU rules on scope of protection granted to technological protection measures
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 20 2014

The CJEU has ruled on the extent to which Article 6 of the Information Society Directive (200129EC) protects technological protection measures


Game over for libel tourism?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2013

The world's rich and famous have been bringing defamation actions in the High Court in London for years, against newspapers, rivals and social media


OFT publishes finalised principles for online and app-based games
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2014

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has published its finalised set of eight principles for online and app-based games. This followed a market


New UK tax relief for video games developers from 1 April 2013
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2013

Video games developers will be eligible to obtain an important new UK corporation tax relief for their video game development and production costs in


Comparative advertising: Sainsbury's Tesco judicial review on misleading comparisons
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • November 11 2013

Sainsbury's reportedly initiated judicial review proceedings on 31 October 2013 in order to challenge the Advertising Standards Authority's


Not in my back yard! - High Court takes a hard line on libel tourism
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • November 11 2013

Two recent High Court decisions suggest the English courts are not prepared to become a go-to forum for claimants challenging defamatory statements


High Court grants FAPL site-blocking injunctions against websites providing live streaming of football matches
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • August 6 2013

On 16 July Mr Justice Arnold handed down his decision in FAPL v BSkyB in which he granted blocking injunctions against six major UK ISPs in relation


Regulatory & public law group annual digest 2012
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 13 2012

2012 has been an eventful sporting year, and while it may be hyperbole to argue that the drama of the arbitration rooms of Lausanne matched London's