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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


10 years maximum sentence for online copyright offences
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2016

We recently reported on the recent consultation on increasing the maximum penalty for online copyright offences. The Government has now released its


Screenshotting in Snapchat - Copyright Law Concerns
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2016

Snapchat, the fast-growing social media networkmessaging app, has spawned some copyright controversy in the United Kingdom. In a recent Q&A session


8 second cricket highlights hit for six by the UK Court
  • Bristows LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 1 2016

The English High Court found that an App which allows users to upload, share and view 8 second clips of cricket matches and other sporting events (on


Reproduction of eight second clips of a sporting event can infringe copyright
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2016

In the recent case of England and Wales Cricket Board and Sky UK Limited vs. Tixdaq Limited and Fanatix Limited the High Court held that reproduction


Sports Website Guilty of Copyright Infringement
  • William Fry
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2016

Can 8 seconds of any sporting event constitute a substantial part? If it involves Usain Bolt then the answer is a clear "yes". But what if it is a


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


After Pirate Bay, Commercial Court blocks another file sharing website
  • Matheson
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • January 10 2014

On 2 December 2013, Mr Justice Kelly of the Commercial Court ordered the major Irish Internet service providers (ISPs) to block subscriber access to


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


Internet browsing is not copyright infringement
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 17 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given its judgement in the Meltwater case holding that internet browsing is not an infringement