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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


A Question for Readers - What’s Brexit’s Impact on Music Licensing in Europe?
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 24 2016

Usually, on these pages, I'm trying to give my views on legal issues for media companies. Today, I'll ask for your views on today's news - as least


CJEU issues ruling on internet browsing technology in the Meltwater case
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 5 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) today issued its decision in the Meltwater Case C-36013, a long-running (5 year) dispute between


The “world wide” web: a recent UK approach to determining copyright jurisdiction
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • June 23 2015

Determining a website's jurisdiction (or jurisdictions) can be complex. For example, the website may be hosted in one country, but receive visitor


Pirates and popcorn: the rise of site-blocking injunctions in the EU
  • RPC
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 18 2016

Whilst obtaining blocking injunctions against internet service providers (ISPs) have become an established practice in the UK, particularly within


ISPs are the new targets in copyright infringement cases - 20th Century Fox Film Corp & others v British Telecommunications plc
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2012

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, together with other film makers and distributors (the Studios) sued the major internet service provider (ISP) British Telecommunications Plc (BT) under Section 97A of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act (CDPA) 1988


High Court orders UK’s major internet service providers to block access to “Popcorn Time” websites
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

The High Court has made an order requiring the UK’s five major internet service providers (ISPs) to block access to a number of websites including


The “it's complicated” relationship between social media and Australian copyright law - can the ALRC's fair use exception help?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • April 2 2014

Following Oxford Dictionaries' decision to Crown "selfie" as "Word of the Year" for 2013, we saw a particularly famous one "break" Twitter and spark


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


UK Supreme Court clarifies meltwater decision for internet users
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 1 2013

On the 17th April 2013, the UK Supreme Court decided that internet users do not need permission to browse and view copyrighted material via relevant