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EU copyright: CJEU ruling on jurisdiction for online infringements
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • January 26 2015

Is mere accessibility in a Member State of an allegedly copyright-infringing image on a website enough to confer jurisdiction on the courts of that

Copyright: Court of Justice confirms online infringements can be litigated wherever unauthorised copies are accessible
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • January 22 2015

In a judgment handed down this morning in the case of Pez Hejduk v EnergieAgentur.NRW GmbH (Case C44113), the CJEU has held that the court of a

How patent holders can make use of border protection
  • IP & Law Kancelaria Rzeczników Patentowych J Markieta, M Zielińska-Łazarowicz Sp p
  • European Union
  • October 28 2014

Customs protection and border measures are tools familiar to trademark and copyright holders and are commonly used against counterfeit or pirated

Forum shopping for online copyright infringement: the CJEU says “Yes!”
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland
  • October 23 2013

The CJEU delivered its much anticipated judgment in Case C 17012 Pinckney v KDG Mediatech AG on 3 October. The judgment follows a reference from the

Customs and intellectual property rights: new EU regulation not far off from implementation
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • European Union
  • February 8 2013

EU customs authorities are responsible for controlling and detaining those goods suspected of infringing certain intellectual property rights ("IPR")

Enforcement of foreign intellectual property rights - Lucasfilm Ltd and others v. Ainsworth and another
  • Dentons
  • USA, United Kingdom
  • October 5 2011

Once judgment has been obtained, the successful party needs to be able to enforce that judgment against the other party to obtain the remedy granted in the judgment.

BT ordered to block access to copyright-infringing website
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2011

Rights holders have previously made successful claims against infringing websites.

The Newzbin injunction deconstructed
  • Pitmans Law
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2011

The High Court judgment of 28 July against British Telecommunications plc (BT) and in favour of several major movie studios (Studios) was the first recorded order (under English law) against an internet service provider (ISP) requiring the ISP to block access to a website.

Judgment released in ECJ leniency documents disclosure case
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • July 6 2011

The ECJ has handed down a judgment, following a reference from the German courts, on the interpretation of Council Regulation 12003 (Regulation 12003) concerning the access of third parties to documents supplied under a leniency procedure.

Seizure of products infringing IP rights by EU customs authorities: recent opinion Advocate-General European Court of Justice
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union
  • March 29 2011

In today's economy, the trade in counterfeit and pirated goods provides a big challenge to legitimate traders.