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Online copyright infringement: when Google images finally meets French law
  • Baker McKenzie
  • France
  • March 9 2011

While Google’s exemption from liability for trademark infringement through its AdWords service has now been well established by the Supreme Court, the situation with regard to copyright infringement remains more uncertain. The latest service to be considered is the Google Images search, in regard to which the Paris Court of Appeal recently issued a long-awaited ruling


French court orders the blockade on The Pirate Bay
  • Baker McKenzie
  • France
  • January 14 2015

France has become the latest of a long list of countries to have blocked access to The Pirate Bay website following a ruling of the Paris Court


Decree specifies the characteristics of the “carte musique jeune”
  • Baker McKenzie
  • France
  • January 6 2011

The Government has published in the Official Gazette the decree establishing the "carte musique jeune", the sale of which began on 28 October 2010 (Decree


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


French courts ordered to block and delist 16 streaming websites
  • White & Case LLP
  • France
  • January 11 2014

Last November, French courts have, for the first time, ordered to block entire video streaming websites based on specific laws against copyright


La proposition de directive sur le droit d'auteur dans le marché unique numérique
  • Granrut Avocats
  • European Union, France
  • December 5 2016

Le 14 septembre 2016, la Commission europenne a rendu publique une proposition de directive sur le droit d'auteur dans le cadre de sa stratgie de


Cierre de webs de descarga ilegal
  • Abril Abogados
  • France, Spain, USA
  • January 31 2014

Si hace unos meses era IsoHunt quien llegaba a un Acuerdo con la patronal de la industria cinematografica de EEUU, la Motion Picture


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"