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How to use the (R) , TM or (C) symbols
  • INLEX IP EXPERTISE
  • France
  • February 13 2014

means "Registered Trademark" (as validated by the Patent & Trademark Office). TM means "Trademark" (any mark filed with a Trademark Office


Out of a jam thanks to the French Court of Cassation: bringing harmony to conflicts of laws in time and space for related rights of performers or producers of phonograms
  • Studio Legale Jacobacci & Associati
  • France
  • June 23 2015

In a recent ruling, the French Court of Cassation was faced with the opportunity to untangle the delicate issue of what law governs the initial


Fired! For having downloaded music illegally from work
  • Ichay & Mullenex Avocats
  • France
  • July 19 2011

On March 31st 2011, the Court of Appeal of Versailles upheld that the act, for an employee, of illegally downloading music files on his professional computer during working hours should be considered as serious misconduct and may justify his dismissal


Paris Court of Appeal orders video-sharing website Dailymotion to pay substantial damages for failure to promptly remove infringing content
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • December 16 2014

In a recent decision of the Paris Court of Appeal dated 2 December 2014, the French video-sharing website Dailymotion was held liable to pay more


Infringement of Nintendo games consoles triggers 4.5 million award
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • March 19 2012

The Paris Court of Appeal recently ruled in favour of Nintendo against retailers and importers of linker devices


Longchamp- French Supreme Court rules on copyright infringement
  • A&L Goodbody
  • France
  • June 9 2015

A French Supreme Court (the Cour de Cassation) has recently overturned a decision of the Paris Court of Appeal which had given a 2013 ruling in a


Agence France Presse v. Morel
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • France, USA
  • August 18 2014

District court upholds jury's award of maximum statutory copyright damages of $1.2 million, plus $20,000 in DMCA damages, finding sufficient evidence


Protection of applied art works by copyright in France:counterfeiters wear out their shoe leather before French courts
  • Studio Legale Jacobacci & Associati
  • France
  • April 9 2013

Under French law, all forms of creative works can be protected by copyright independently of their type, form, merit or purpose: the work only has to


Copyright levies in France the saga continues
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • April 11 2013

There have been new developments in France in the copyright levies saga. The French Conseil Constitutionnel ("Constitutional Court") and the Private


Measures to limit online copyright infringement
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • November 19 2012

The creative industries argue that piracy costs the industry £400m a year in lost revenue