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Are free wi-fi providers liable for copyright infringements?
  • Wolf Theiss
  • European Union
  • November 4 2016

The CJEU confirmed in the McFadden case that businesses offering free Wi-Fi access to its customers are not liable for unlawful downloads and


Digital Economy Act 2017: The pick 'n' mix assortment of provisions receives Royal Assent
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 22 2017

The Digital Economy Act (the "Act") finally received Royal Assent on 27 April 2017 and the final text has recently been published. First introduced


Communications & Media e-bulletin - November 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 1 2016

The European Commission's Digital Single Market Strategy ("DSM Strategy") was published in May 2015 and included a set of 16 targeted initiatives and


Important things to know for free wireless internet connection providers
  • Glimstedt
  • European Union
  • November 8 2016

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has explained what consequences may face the free wireless internet connection providers when


Nadere uitleg over thuiskopieheffing op geheugenkaarten voor mobiele telefoons
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • April 2 2015

Het Hof van Justitie van de Europese Unie (hierna: Hof) heeft op 5 maart 2015 nadere uitleg gegeven over de toepassing van de uitzondering voor


CMS quarterly communications update April 2012
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • Austria, Bulgaria, European Union, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Germany, Global, Hungary, Iran, Italy, Poland
  • April 30 2012

This edition includes contributions from the United Kingdom, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland and Ukraine


Communications and media e-bulletin - a round-up of developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 6 2012

In the face of decreasing voice revenues and increasing data demands and the need to roll-out 4G networks, mobile operators in Europe are looking at new ways of sharing networks and infrastructure


CMS quarterly communications update - July 2012
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • Austria, Bulgaria, European Union, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom
  • July 20 2012

Quarterly update summarising regulatory and legal developments from the last three months in the communications, media and satellite sectors in Europe


A round-up of developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 12 2011

The High Court has upheld an application by a consortium of movie studios forcing BT, as an Internet Service Provider, to block its customers from accessing an unlawful file sharing site on the basis that BT had actual knowledge of its customers using the service to infringe copyright


No checkpoints on the information superhighway?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland
  • December 6 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union finds that ISPs cannot be forced to monitor their users in a decision of 24 November 2011