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

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


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


Court finds domain name violates rights in trade name and copyright
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • March 14 2016

In a December 3 2015 decision the Nanterre Court of First Instance held that the domain name 'cecilederostand.fr' had been registered fraudulently


French Court: Important ruling on ‘must carry’ override issue in real-time streaming case
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • March 4 2016

Leaving in place the lower court's 1million damages award, the Paris Court of Appeals recently held that the live streaming website "PlayTV"


HADOPI eport
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • February 28 2013

On 25 February 2013, the High Authority of Diffusion on the Art Works and Protection of Rights on the Internet (HADOPI) submitted its report on the


France - VLCBlu-Ray interoperability
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • April 30 2013

Further to a request filed by the VideoLan association (developer of the VLC Media Player software) before the High Authority for the Diffusion of


France - SACEM, Universal Music and YouTube agreement on the remuneration of authors
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • April 30 2013

On 3 April 2013, the French music collecting society SACEM, Universal Music Publishing International and YouTube have announced to have entered into


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


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


Jurisdiction of French courts in case of online infringement: what are the relevant criteria?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • April 14 2011

The Criminal Chamber of the French Supreme Court rendered a decision regarding the criteria to determine jurisdiction of French courts in case of online infringement of intellectual property rights