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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


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


Online copyright infringement: when Google images finally meets French law
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • France
  • March 9 2011

While Google’s exemption from liability for trademark infringement through its AdWords service has now been well established by the Supreme Court, the situation with regard to copyright infringement remains more uncertain. The latest service to be considered is the Google Images search, in regard to which the Paris Court of Appeal recently issued a long-awaited ruling


Paris Court of Appeal confirms blocking order against internet service and search engine providers
  • Nomos
  • France
  • May 12 2016

On March 15 2016 the Paris Court of Appeal issued an interesting ruling in the fight against online piracy and websites that infringe copyright and


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


Legal flash - Bureau de Paris - Mars 2014 - Droit d’auteur sur internet et competence des juridictions : le retour du critere de l’accessibilite (CASS, Janvier 22, 2014, No. 10-15890 (FSPBI))
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • France
  • March 11 2014

Le règlement 442001, dit Bruxelles I énonce qu'une juridiction d'un état membre peut connaitre d'un litige lorsque, en


French court orders the blockade on The Pirate Bay
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • France
  • January 14 2015

France has become the latest of a long list of countries to have blocked access to The Pirate Bay website following a ruling of the Paris Court


Copyright infringement by digitalization of photos by press agency without explicit authorization?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • July 20 2012

The First Civil Chamber of the French Supreme Court rendered a decision on the digitalization of photos by a press agency without express authorization from the photographer


Fight against online counterfeiting: French Minister for Culture and Communication wants providers of hosting services to get more involved
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • September 2 2013

In August 2012, the French Government asked Mr Pierre Lescure to draft a report on digital contents and cultural policy in the digital age. The