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Heavy jail sentence handed down on illegal set-top boxes sellers in Hong Kong
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • January 11 2018

On 28 December 2017, the District Court of Hong Kong handed down sentences varying from 21 to 27 months’ imprisonment against 3 individuals who took


Filmspeler Decision: CJEU rules that pre-loading a set-top box with links to a pirate site is a communication to the public
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • August 10 2017

The CJEU handed down its judgment in the eagerly awaited Filmspeler case. The CJEU has followed the opinion of the Advocate General and decided that


Modified set-top boxes and copyright infringement - where do we stand?
  • Dentons
  • Netherlands, United Kingdom, European Union
  • May 17 2017

In an important decision for rights holders everywhere, on 26 April 2017, the European Court of Justice (CJEU) ruled that the sale of multimedia


Copyright news: good and bad
  • ENSafrica
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2017

Two recent developments, one positive and one negative, highlight some of the serious issues that face copyright. The positive development is that UK


Filmspeler Decision: CJEU rules that pre-loading a set-top box with links to a pirate site is a communication to the public
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • April 26 2017

The CJEU today handed down its judgment in the eagerly awaited Filmspeler case.The CJEU has followed the opinion of the Advocate General and


ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-1049) Regarding Certain Digital Cable And Satellite Products
  • Oblon
  • USA
  • April 12 2017

On April 12, 2017, the U.S. International Trade Commission ("Commission") issued a press release announcing their vote to institute an investigation


Federal Court of Appeal upholds interlocutory injunction directed at retailers of set-top boxes loaded with copyright-infringing applications
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • March 21 2017

As reported previously, the Federal Court issued an interlocutory injunction on June 1, 2016 directed at retailers of set-top boxes that are


ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-1041) Regarding Certain Digital Television Set-Top Boxes And Remote Control Devices
  • Oblon
  • USA
  • March 1 2017

On February 27, 2017, the U.S. International Trade Commission ("Commission") issued a press release announcing their vote to institute an


Court grants interlocutory injunction for pre-loaded set-top boxes
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 19 2016

The Court granted the motion for interlocutory injunction relief with respect to the emerging phenomenon in the Canadian market of pre-loaded


September FCC Meeting To Be a Big One for Media Companies - Set Top Boxes, Foreign Ownership of Broadcast Stations and Promotion of Independent Programming
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2016

September 29 will be a big day for broadcasters and other media companies when the FCC holds its next open meeting. In the tentative agenda for that