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Changes to U.S. Copyright Office’s Registration of Designated DMCA Agents Take Effect
  • O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2016

The U.S. Copyright Office recently introduced a new online registration system for service providers to designate agents to receive notifications of


The highest EU court hands down two judgments on copyright in the digital economy
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • December 7 2016

Throughout the European Union, courts struggle to balance the diverging interests of copyright holders on the one hand, and of online intermediary


France: French court rules on the moral rights of well-known architect Jean Nouvel
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • France
  • December 7 2016

On 5 September 2016, the French Court of Jurisdictional Conflicts (Tribunal des Conflits) issued a decision with respect to the extent of the


EU: Hyperlinking to infringing content can be infringing in itself
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • December 7 2016

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on 8 September 2016 handed down its eagerly awaited decision in GS Media (GS Media v Sanoma Media


Copyright Office Establishes New Electronic DMCA Agent Registration
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

A service provider seeking to take advantage of certain of the safe harbors under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is required to


McDonald’s slapped with lawsuit by New York graffiti artist
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

McDonald’s is being sued by the estate of late graffiti artist Dashiell ‘Dash’ Snow for copyright infringement in the latest legal battle over street


New DMCA Agent Registration Rules Essential to Section 512 Immunity
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) creates an important safe harbor from copyright infringement liability for certain websites and other


New Copyright Office Rule Creates Potential “Gotcha” for Blogs and Websites Hosting User-Generated Content
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

If your company operates a website or blog that hosts user-generated content, you'll want to read this post carefully. We're ringing the alarm bell


Action is Necessary: Designate Your Copyright Agent To Ensure Your DMCA Safe Harbor Protection Continues
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"), an online service provider ("OSP") such as the owner of a website that allows users to post user


Copyright: resale of physical back-up copy of software program
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • December 6 2016

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has held that it is an infringement of copyright to sell a physical back-up copy of a software program, even if