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Copyright Licences for Television and Film Content in Hotels
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2017

MPLC is a copyright collecting society (similar to PPL and PRS for music) authorising use of copyright in "films" produced by the studios it


The impact of stream ripping
  • Osborne Clarke
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2017

A recent press release from the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) reveals that unlawful stream ripping remains a challenge despite the efforts of


Premier League scores second ‘live’ blocking injunction
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2017

In May 2017, Sports Shorts covered the first ‘live’ blocking injunction ordered by the High Court in favour of the Premier League - a decision which


Hit Bound Music, Ltd. v. BBC Films, et al.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 28 2017

California district court dismisses music copyright infringement claims against BBC for lack of personal jurisdiction, holding that broadcaster’s


The writing's on the wall
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • June 13 2017

BA is the latest corporation to be caught up in a controversy over the use of urban art following its advert on a Shoreditch street corner. Art law


Kodi No’ Dae That
  • Burness Paull LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 30 2017

The passing of the Digital Economy Act earlier this month means, suppliers and users of illegal streams offered through such services as Kodi add ons


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


Key take-aways from our recent Brands and IP: Myth Busters seminar.
  • Lewis Silkin
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2017

In the UK , copyright protection arises automatically on creation for materials that are capable of copyright protection and that meet the threshold


Kodi Boxes and Apps Targeted by Premier League in Efforts to Reduce Illegal Streaming
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 17 2017

In March granting the Football Association Premier League (“FAPL”) an injunction has marked the latest stand by the Premier League against illegal


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