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Website operator jailed for distributing copyright infringing copies of musical works: R v Evans
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 13 2017

Is operating a website that provides links to torrent websites which facilitates unauthorized downloading of musical works a criminal offence? If so


Two steps forward, and a look back Global Intellectual Property Outlook
  • Sirote & Permutt PC
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 10 2017

2016 was an interesting and exciting year. We saw a dramatic shift in the political landscape, the UK’s decision to leave the European Union left


Brexit on the Horizon: a long-term perspective on copyright
  • De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani Studio Legale
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 16 2017

Copyright is born upon the creation of a work, without any legal formality being necessary, and for copyright no regulation provides a unitary


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


Search engines and rightsholders join forces to combat online piracy
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 2 2017

On 9 February 2017, leading UK internet search engines and representatives from the creative industries (including film, sports, music, and


UK: Search engines agree to demote pirate sites in search result listings
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 7 2017

The UK Intellectual Property Office (the "IPO") announced last month that Google and Bing have agreed to enter into a voluntary Code of Practice with


ITV v TVCatchup real time streaming and another referral to the CJEU
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 15 2015

In the latest twist to the real time streaming dispute between ITV and TVCatchup that began in 2011, the Court of Appeal has decided to refer further


Digital Single Market: Where are we now?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 1 2016

The European Commission's Digital Single Market Strategy ("DSM Strategy") was published in May 2015 and included a set of 16 targeted initiatives and


Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market: What you need to know
  • Brodies LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 6 2016

Following recent leaks of the Draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (“the Directive”) and the EU Commission’s Communication


Think Before You Wi-Fi
  • Burness Paull LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 31 2017

I am sure that at some point we have all benefited from free public Wi-Fi. It is often of great importance when abroad or somewhere where 4G is not