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Force India Formula One Team Ltd v Aerolab SRL and another 2013 EWCA Civ 780, 3 July 2013
  • CMS
  • 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


Can you copy software without infringement?
  • CMS
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 12 2011

The AG recommends that copying functionality without the code is unobjectionable


The EU’s Portability proposal - an attainable step towards a Digital Single Market
  • CMS
  • European Union
  • December 14 2015

On 8 December 2015, the European Commission released a set of proposals on moving towards a “modern, more European copyright framework”, as part of


Star Wars Episode IV: a new hope?
  • CMS
  • 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


CJEU decision finds that requiring ISPs to filter content is illegal
  • CMS
  • 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


IP Snapshot - March 2017
  • CMS
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 29 2017

In response to a reference from the Dutch courts, Advocate General Spzunar (the “AG”) has provided an opinion on whether a P2P file sharing search


IP snapshot August 2014
  • CMS
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 21 2014

The ECJ has ruled that a trade mark can be registered for a service bringing together services. In this case, a price comparison website applied to


Copyright exceptions: major expansion to reflect Hargreaves recommendations
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • January 16 2013

The Government launched a consultation in December 2011 to canvass views on expanding the list of copyright exceptions or "permitted acts" under the


Customs seizures: brand owners should keep watch
  • CMS
  • 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


IP snapshot - January 2013
  • CMS
  • 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