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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


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


Il diritto dell’autore sulle vendite successive di un’opera d’arte: la Corte di Giustizia interpreta la direttiva 200184CE
  • Martini Manna Avvocati
  • European Union, France
  • April 1 2015

A seguito di un rinvio pregiudiziale proposto dalla Corte di Cassazione francese, la Corte di Giustizia Europea si è recentemente pronunciata


Auction house photographer in France wins lawsuit against artnet
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • France
  • March 17 2015

A court of appeal in Paris has ordered online auction house artnet to pay damages of 764,412 Euros to auction house photographer Stéphane Briolant


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


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


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


Qataris score winning goal against French TV channel Canal
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • France
  • August 7 2014

BeIN Sports France won a crucial victory against Canal in the battle over lucrative sports broadcasting rights. The Commercial Court of Nanterre


Legal flash - Bureau de París - Juillet 2014 - Une société ne saurait revendiquer des droits d’auteur sur le dessin d’un tissu dont le motif est banal
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • France
  • July 9 2014

Une société qui crée, fabrique et commercialise des tissus, constate en 2011 qu’une chaîne de magasins de grande distribution, commercialise des


Legal flash - Bureau de París - Juillet 2014 - Reprise d’une idée publicitaire: risque de concurrence déloyale
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • France
  • July 9 2014

Les idées n’étant pas protégeables, la reprise d’une idée originale utilisée à des fins publicitaires n’est pas en soi, répréhensible. Ce pendant