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How (not) to protect an idea for a TV format
A rare case alleging that a TV format has been copied has been thrown out of court for having no realistic prospect of success
Goodbye M'Hearties! - CJEU rules 'The Pirate Bay' online sharing platform infringes copyright
The CJEU handed down its judgment finding that the operators of file sharing BitTorrent websites are infringing copyright.
Gaining the Advantage – Sport, Tech and the Law 2017
An overview of our gaining the advantage event which covered the converging issues between sport, technology and law.
How drug prices are hiked and what is being done to tackle the problem
Noel Wardle and Ian Wood examine the complex drug price-hike methods employed by pharmaceutical companies and how they are being tackled.
Multimedia players preloaded to link to piracy websites is an act of primary copyright infringement
CJEU continues the trend of interpreting a “communication to the public” broadly with copyright infringement ruling
Compliance newsletter - April 2017
Welcome to April edition of our Compliance newsletter
Are steps being taken to make pirated content less accessible?
Access to pirated content for consumers may become more difficult.
Copyright in architects' plans
Buying a site with planning permission? Take heed!
Artists' resale rights - Brexit's positive impact?
In the aftermath of Brexit, there may be an opportunity for the UK to repeal the Artists' Resale Right Directive.