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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 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


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


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


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


Google’s legal challenges will have a ripple effect
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • France, USA
  • April 13 2011

Google’s influence is pervasive, and the outcomes of the many legal actions pending against the company will reverberate in many quarters


France shifts away from three-strikes internet ban policy
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • France
  • October 16 2013

In July 2013 the French government decided to abandon the anti-piracy policy that threatened persistent offenders with internet disconnection. In


French courts ordered to block and delist 16 streaming websites
  • White & Case LLP
  • France
  • January 11 2014

Last November, French courts have, for the first time, ordered to block entire video streaming websites based on specific laws against copyright


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


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