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Wolf Theiss International IPIT Newsticker - June 2017
  • Wolf Theiss
  • Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine
  • June 8 2017

No liability of host providers for unlawful content of internet-users in case of timely deletion of hate speech posts - obligation to deliver user


Supreme Court rules on international jurisdiction in copyright infringement cases
  • Oblin Melichar
  • Austria
  • May 30 2017

Any payment made pursuant to Section 42b(1) of the Act on Copyright and Related Rights is a considered a debt that must be discharged at the seat of


Nueva sentencia del TJUE sobre comunicación pública en hoteles
  • CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
  • Austria, European Union
  • April 19 2017

El TJUE ha vuelto a pronunciarse sobre el concepto de comunicación pública a la


CJEU: Advocate General comments on radio and TV in hotel rooms
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Austria, European Union
  • November 3 2016

Guests entering hotel rooms expect to be able to turn on the TV or listen to the radio. Accordingly, TVs and radios feature in almost any hotel room


IP Update: Failure to Pay Private Copying Levy is a Tort
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Austria, European Union, Ireland
  • June 13 2016

A recent decision by The Court of Justice of the EU ("CJEU") means that copyright collecting societies, who collect private copying levies, can


Austria: Hyperlinking to online-radio broadcasts
  • Schoenherr
  • Austria
  • May 18 2016

The relationship between hyperlinking and copyright is much debated. Although recent decisions of the ECJ have shed some light on the question, many


CMS Guide to Interim Measures - Austria
  • CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz
  • Austria
  • March 22 2016

Under Austrian law, interim measures are governed by the Austrian Enforcement Act (EA), namely sections 378 et seq. A series of other regulations


Austria - Amendment to Copyright Act to impose levy for all storage media
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Austria
  • January 6 2016

On 1 October 2015, an amendment to the Austrian Copyright Act came into force, imposing copyright levies for all storage media. The levy has to be


Austrian copyright reform: no ancillary copyright for publishers update
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Austria
  • July 9 2015

On 7 July, the Nationalrat, the Austrian National Council, passed the bill reforming Copyright Law. The reform proposals will come into force on 1


Austrian copyright reform
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Austria
  • June 23 2015

The Austrian government has recently published a draft bill reforming the national copyright law. Amongst the proposed amendments, two changes are