Yesterday, the High Court made a court order requiring BSkyB, British Telecom, Everything Everywhere, TalkTalk, Telefonica and Virgin Media to block
Taobao is a Chinese language website that provides a platform for businesses and individuals to sell products online in a similar way to Amazon.
The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has provided guidance on whether website use of the content of a database protected by the sui generis database right amounts to 'extraction' or 're-utilisation' for the purpose of assessing infringement. It has also confirmed where that use is to be regarded as having taken place.
The amendment of UK design legislation is a hot topic within the UK Intellectual Property Office (UK IPO) at the moment with the wide ranging consultation on reforming the UK legal framework for designs launched in July this year.
The High Court has ruled on a case of copyright infringement, brought by ITV Broadcasting and others (ITV) against TV Catchup Limited (TVC).
Specsavers has successfully established that Asda infringed its community trade mark for the word "SPECSAVERS" by Asda's use of the tagline "Be a real spec saver at Asda" during its 2009 campaign to promote its in-store opticians.
Beijing customs agents on July 2 seized 2,099 discs they said were pirated and en route to the United States and United Kingdom.
Microsoft filed a lawsuit against a do-it-yourself PC vendor Beijing Strong Well Future Technology Development in Zhongguancun, accusing it of using pirated Microsoft software.