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Kick off! English Premier League kicks unauthorised live streaming as the UK High Court makes first “live” blocking order
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • May 5 2017

Live streaming is a red-hot topic in the Australian IP sphere. In February this year, the streaming of Foxtel’s broadcast of the Mundine v Green fight


If you can’t beat them, block them. Section 115a strikes against piracy websites, this time for the music industry
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • May 4 2017

Last week in the Federal Court of Australia, over thirty internet service providers (ISPs) including TPG, Optus and Telstra were ordered to block


Newspaper headlines protected by copyright in the UK
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, Australia
  • December 8 2010

The UK High Court has held that newspaper headlines and short extracts from newspaper articles may be protected by copyright


Soft Kitty, Same Kitty: The Big Bang Theory sued for copyright infringement Bazinga
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, USA
  • March 17 2016

Over Christmas, the producers of The Big Bang Theory (amongst others) received a rather unwelcome gift - their now-famous Soft Kitty lullaby has


Australian music studios get orders blocking access to Kickass Torrents websites
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • May 1 2017

Justice Burley of the Federal Court has made orders blocking access to seven domain names for the Kickass Torrents website. The orders were sought by


In brief: Fairfax Media v Reed International
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • September 9 2010

The Federal Court has denied relief to Fairfax Media in its claim for copyright infringement against Reed International's ABIX service, which reproduced headlines from the Australian Financial Review ('AFR'


“I am, you are, we are Australian”.
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 23 2015

The 1987 song by Bruce of The Seekers and Dobe of The Bushwackers has entered the list of iconic Australian songs gaining the attention of the courts


Could your Halloween costume land you in the middle of a legal nightmare?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • October 30 2015

The answer may scare you Dressing up for Halloween is something of a new thing for Aussies. Not until recently did hordes of kids start knocking on


Court says “nyet” to infringement of Australian company’s rights in Russian language broadcasts
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 25 2016

The first applicant (Connect TV) claimed to hold exclusive licences to broadcast certain Russian language programmes in Australia, sourced from the


Pirates, copyright and privacy: the Dallas buyers club vs ISPs verdict
  • McCabes
  • Australia
  • April 8 2015

In what appears to be a win for copyright holders, the Federal Court of Australia (Court) in Dallas Buyers Club LLC v iiNet Limited 2015 FCA 317