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Measures to limit online copyright infringement
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, France
  • November 19 2012

The creative industries argue that piracy costs the industry £400m a year in lost revenue


French Supreme Court: Internet intermediaries must pay for blocking measures against illegal streaming websites
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • August 3 2017

On 6 July 2017, the French Supreme Court (Cour de cassation) confirmed a decision of the Paris Court of Appeal dated 15 March 2016 (RG No. 0402016


Paris Court of Appeal orders video-sharing website Dailymotion to pay substantial damages for failure to promptly remove infringing content
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • December 16 2014

In a recent decision of the Paris Court of Appeal dated 2 December 2014, the French video-sharing website Dailymotion was held liable to pay more


Take down, stay down: Paris Court of Appeal confirms hosting providers have no general monitoring obligation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • July 15 2013

In a recent decision dated 21 June 2013, the Paris Court of Appeal endorsed the reasoning adopted a year ago by the French Supreme Court in three


CJEU: French connection - when online infringement crosses borders
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • February 17 2017

This short IP Enforcement V-log, summarises a recent claim of online infringement in which French courts were permitted to proceed against online


HADOPI eport
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • February 28 2013

On 25 February 2013, the High Authority of Diffusion on the Art Works and Protection of Rights on the Internet (HADOPI) submitted its report on the


French Court: Important ruling on ‘must carry’ override issue in real-time streaming case
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • March 4 2016

Leaving in place the lower court's 1million damages award, the Paris Court of Appeals recently held that the live streaming website "PlayTV"


France - VLCBlu-Ray interoperability
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • April 30 2013

Further to a request filed by the VideoLan association (developer of the VLC Media Player software) before the High Authority for the Diffusion of


France - SACEM, Universal Music and YouTube agreement on the remuneration of authors
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • April 30 2013

On 3 April 2013, the French music collecting society SACEM, Universal Music Publishing International and YouTube have announced to have entered into


Jurisdiction of French courts in case of online infringement: what are the relevant criteria?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • April 14 2011

The Criminal Chamber of the French Supreme Court rendered a decision regarding the criteria to determine jurisdiction of French courts in case of online infringement of intellectual property rights