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Raising the roof on damages for copyright infringement
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

The action involved the use of photographs on a website. Just before trial it was accepted that the photographs had been copied, but the Judge then


IPO calls for views on European Commission’s proposals to improve cross-border portability of digital services
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

The UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is seeking views on recently published draft EU legislation that is intended to ensure that European


Protecting Rudolph - trade marks and copyright helping commercialise Christmas songs
  • Marks & Clerk
  • United Kingdom
  • December 23 2015

23 December 2015 With festive songs from years gone by playing on the radio and familiar family films returning to our television screens, many of us


Radioheads to High Court
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2015

The murky, opaque and, for most people, incomprehensible royalty and audit provisions contained in major record company recording contracts are to


Damages claim for infringement of copyright in photographs
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2015

In the case of Absolute Lofts South West London Limited v Artisan Home Improvements Limited and another 2015 EWHC 2608 (IPEC), the Intellectual


Contract construction: a cautionary tale for copyright assignments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 2 2015

A recent Court of Appeal decision relating to the transfer of copyright and related rights in works written by Bob Marley confirms that the High


UK: Intellectual Property Office publishes draft collective rights management regulations
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2015

On 14 October 2015, the Intellectual Property Office published the draft Collective Management of Copyright (EU Directive) Regulations 2016 which is


Happy Birthday to you: the final verse?
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 30 2015

We have charted the progress of the dispute concerning the copyright in the song "Happy Birthday to You" over the past few months (see here and here


Absolute victory: flagrant copyright breach results in substantial additional damages order
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 26 2015

A recent decision of Judge Hacon in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has demonstrated the severity with which defendants may be treated


Music rights management in the Digital Single Market
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • October 26 2015

The UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has launched a technical review consultation on how effectively the draft Collective Management of