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Revised Initial Obligations Code published under Digital Economy Act 2010
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2012

Ofcom has published its revised draft Initial Obligations Code ("IOC"), which underpins the initial obligations imposed on internet service providers ("ISPs") to reduce online copyright infringement under the Digital Economy Act 2010 ("DEA"


High Court grants FAPL site-blocking injunctions against websites providing live streaming of football matches
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • August 6 2013

On 16 July Mr Justice Arnold handed down his decision in FAPL v BSkyB in which he granted blocking injunctions against six major UK ISPs in relation


Removing the cloak of invisibility from anonymous wrongdoers
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 2 2012

Infringements of copyright or other IP rights, or false accusations which can damage the brand or reputation of a business or individual are sometimes committed anonymously


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


UK court blocks stream aggregator’s domain
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 26 2013

The latest in a line of cases in which English courts have ordered ISPs to block the domains of peer-to-peer websites showing pirated material has


The importance of an end-user license agreement (EULA)
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2013

Any business that offers mobile applications (apps) or other software programs for download over the Internet or via wireless should take the time


Opinion of the ECJ Advocate General on injunctions against ISPs to filter P2P traffic
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • April 15 2011

The Advocate General Cruz Villalón delivered his Opinion on 14 April 2011, in case C-7010 (ScarletSabam


Library of Congress offers six exemptions to Copyright Act
  • Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2010

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) generally forbids the circumvention of technological measures designed to prevent the piracy of copyrighted works, such as the use of a black box in order to gain access to cable signals


Impact of the IP Enforcement Directive : EPhone, TeliaSonera and Com Hem
  • Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå AB
  • Sweden
  • October 20 2010

Since the EU IP Enforcement Directive (200448EC) was implemented into Swedish law in 2009, three cases have dealt with the most central provision: the potential right for IP rights holders to obtain information regarding the origin and distribution networks of infringing goods and services


Proportionality as a ground of judicial review
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 13 2011

At the end of last month, the Administrative Court delivered its judgment in a judicial review challenge brought by BT and TalkTalk to controversial provisions in the Digital Economy Act (DEA