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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


The CJEU determines scope of implicit consent of authors to use their works
  • CMS DeBacker
  • European Union, France
  • November 30 2016

Earlier this month the Court of Justice of the EU ("CJEU") has rendered a decision in the Marc Soulier, Sara Dokes v. Premier Ministre, Ministre de


CJEU: Exceptions of InfoSoc do not cover out-of-commerce works
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France, European Union
  • November 18 2016

Is it permitted to reproduce out-of-commerce works and make them publicly accessible under European copyright exceptions? So far, there is no explicit


New Digital Republic Act adopted
  • Nomos
  • France
  • October 6 2016

One year ago the French government launched a new democratic experiment: an online public consultation on the draft bill on the 'Digital Republic'


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


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


Take down, stay down: Paris Court of Appeal confirms hosting providers have no general monitoring obligation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • July 15 2013

In a recent decision dated 21 June 2013, the Paris Court of Appeal endorsed the reasoning adopted a year ago by the French Supreme Court in three


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


Survive or be terminated
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France, Germany, United Kingdom
  • October 4 2012

Recent developments in Germany concerning the survival of sublicenses after termination or expiration of the main license should alert licensors to re-evaluate their licensing models and to take additional steps to ensure they retain sufficient control of their intellectual property


Batter up! New decree implements France's three strikes law
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • France
  • August 14 2010

On July 27, the French government published Decree No. 2010-872, which establishes procedures for implementing a controversial "three strikes" Internet piracy law