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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge


Internet streaming of TV broadcasts: your ‘one stop shop’ update on international copyright disputes
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 20 2013

Many of us have the kind of social schedule which interferes with our passion for Ricky Martin and The Voice. Of course, there are a plethora of


Setting the record straight in the DCMA: UK blogger censored by questionable use of US copyright law
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • August 14 2013

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is sometimes criticized for creating more problems than it solves. Section 512 of the DMCA provides a


Star Wars Stormtrooper helmets English floodgates open to cross-border IP litigation...?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 25 2011

The UK's highest court of appeal, the Supreme Court, decided that Lucasfilm's UK copyright was not infringed by the manufacture and sale of replica Star Wars Stormtrooper helmets in the UK


Lucasfilm wins right to sue in UK for infringement of U.S. copyright
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • August 10 2011

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom rules on protection of Stormtrooper headgear and justiciability of U.S. copyright in English courts


Enforcement of foreign intellectual property rights - Lucasfilm Ltd and others v. Ainsworth and another
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 5 2011

Once judgment has been obtained, the successful party needs to be able to enforce that judgment against the other party to obtain the remedy granted in the judgment


The cost of a tattoo may have just got higher
  • Schillings
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 16 2013

While anyone seeking to use a model or high profile individual as part of their business would reasonably expect that any agreement would include the


The Star Wars action figures battle is now over
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 29 2011

Lucasfilm Ltd v Ainsworth, 2011 UKSC 39, is about intellectual property rights in the Star Wars action figures which Ainsworth helped to design for Lucasfilm, many decades ago


US copyrights: the termination right
  • Swan Turton LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • February 14 2013

Authors of copyright works created after 1 January 1978 have the right to regain the ownership of these in the US after 35 years. Transfers of


Common copyright mistakes small businesses make
  • Bean Kinney & Korman PC
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 2 2014

Recently, I was asked, "What are the most common mistakes that small businesses make?" There are several, but the first two that came to mind