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CJEU decision finds that requiring ISPs to filter content is illegal
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union
  • November 28 2011

The case of Sabam v Tiscali in the Belgian courts in 2007 addressed whether the court should grant injunctive relief to SABAM (the Belgian Society of Authors, Composers, and Publishers) against the Internet Service Provider (“ISP”), Tiscali, imposing an obligation on the ISP to stop infringements of SABAM’s intellectual property by making it impossible for Tiscali’s users to use “peer-to-peer” (“P2P”) software to transmit infringing files containing musical compositions


Cops escape copyright liability but caught on database right in phone code list
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2011

Forensic Telecommunications Services Ltd (“FTS”) brought claims against West Yorkshire Police (“WYP”) and Mr Hirst, a detective employed by WYP, for infringement of copyright and database right and misuse of confidential information concerning a table of address data, referred to as the “PM Abs” addresses


IP snapshot February 2014
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 4 2014

The Court of Appeal has upheld the judgment of Briggs J under the doctrine of extended passing off that Chobani, by marketing a yoghurt made outside


IP snapshot: August 2011
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • August 26 2011

Bringing you regular news of key developments in intellectual property law


Force India Formula One Team Ltd v Aerolab SRL and another 2013 EWCA Civ 780, 3 July 2013
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2013

The Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal from a ruling of the High Court that a Formula One racing team had infringed the copyright and misused the


IP snapshot - January 2013
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union
  • January 25 2013

The CJEU has given its long-awaited and much-anticipated decision in the ONELOMEL case, which turned on the issue of the extent of geographical use


Customs seizures: brand owners should keep watch
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union
  • February 13 2014

In a positive move for rightsholders, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has clarified that the sale of counterfeit goods from non-EU


A European Premier League: final whistle blows on football rights at the CJEU
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 5 2011

The FAPL markets the television broadcasting rights for Premier League matches


A levy big headache?
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union
  • June 29 2011

National courts obliged to find a way to impose copyright levies on those based outside of their jurisdiction


Star Wars Episode IV: a new hope?
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • August 3 2011

The Supreme Court has handed down its very first Intellectual Property (IP)-related decision, ruling on a copyright infringement case with a five year heritage