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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge


Copyright (Free Public Showing or Playing) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 laid before Parliament following government consultation
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2016

The new Copyright (Free Public Showing or Playing) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 are set to bring rightsholders to the end of a period of some


Exhaustion of copyright
  • Mewburn Ellis LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 31 2014

The principle of exhaustion is an established international legal doctrine. It provides that a copyright owner’s right to control copies of their


CJEU issues ruling on internet browsing technology in the Meltwater case
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 5 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) today issued its decision in the Meltwater Case C-36013, a long-running (5 year) dispute between


IP and the beauty industry: cosmetic concerns?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • October 21 2015

The world of beauty has well and truly come of age. No longer are women (and increasingly, men), limited to the application of crushed carmine


Screenshotting in Snapchat - Copyright Law Concerns
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2016

Snapchat, the fast-growing social media networkmessaging app, has spawned some copyright controversy in the United Kingdom. In a recent Q&A session


Harry Potter v Willy the Wizard
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2010

In Paul Gregory Allen (acting as trustee of Adrian Jacobs (deceased)) v Bloomsbury Publishing plc 2010 EWHC 2560 (Ch) Mr Justice Kitchin denied a summary judgment application against claims that Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire infringed the copyright in Willy the Wizard


Government confirms amendment to Section 72 CDPA
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2016

We have previously commented on the Government's further consultationlaunched in March 2016 in relation to amending Section 72 of the Copyright


ITV v TVCatchup real time streaming and another referral to the CJEU
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 15 2015

In the latest twist to the real time streaming dispute between ITV and TVCatchup that began in 2011, the Court of Appeal has decided to refer further


An eight-second clip can be a substantial part of a broadcastfilm
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2016

England and Wales Cricket Board and Sky UK Limited vs Tixdaq Limited and Fanatix Limited - High Court finds that copyright in a broadcast of a