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Copyright Infringement: Beware of the DJ
Premises owner liable for infringement of copyright after DJs play music on his premises
Implications for Intellectual Property
Schweppes’ trade mark mixer
The European Court of Justice has ruled that Schweppes cannot prevent the importation into Spain of Schweppes tonic from the UK.
Understanding joint authorship
When does helping someone with a creative project give you a claim over the end result?
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