Copyright news

PSNI, HMRC and FACT seize 50 illegal streaming devices
08 December 2017 | Belfast | Reporter: Barney Dixon
A joint operation between UK enforcement bodies has resulted in the seizure of 50 illegal streaming devices
EU piracy guidance provides “no solutions”, says IFPI
01 December 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
New guidance adopted by the EU against piracy recognises the problems facing rightsholders, but provides “no solutions” according to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry
Cloud-based recordings require rightsholder consent, says CJEU
29 November 2017 | Luxembourg | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Copies of TV programmes saved in the cloud must be authorised by the copyright holder, the Court of Justice of the EU has ruled
Fake remembrance merchandise seized by UK Border Force
13 November 2017 | Tilbury | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Sci-Hub blocked in the US
06 November 2017 | Virginia | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Duo arrested for Nintendo circumvention
03 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Man to pay £16,000 for streaming Sky Sports
26 October 2017 | Bristol | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Portuguese law bans DRM for public domain works
24 October 2017 | Lisbon | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Netflix, Fox and Amazon sue TickBox IPTV box
18 October 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Do you have a news story?
Get in touch with our editorial team
Show more
More copyright news
Article 13 of DSM proposals should be deleted, says the EFF
17 October 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Pirate ad revenues halved by anti-piracy efforts
10 October 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Rightscorp signs China anti-piracy agreement
09 October 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Google not liable for image search thumbnails
04 October 2017 | Hamburg | Reporter: Barney Dixon
EFF chimes in on Kodi debate
02 October 2017 | San Francisco | Reporter: Barney Dixon
BREIN secures temporary Pirate Bay blocking order
27 September 2017 | The Hague | Reporter: Barney Dixon
YouTube value gap persists, says IFPI
21 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
One million illegal set-top boxes sold in UK
19 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
ImageRights announces US Copyright Office integration
18 September 2017 | Boston | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Fair use for Australia could future proof copyright
15 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
NBA tattoos not fair use, says Solid Oak Sketches
14 September 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Monkey selfie case settled
12 September 2017 | San Francisco | Reporter: Barney Dixon
YouTube not required to reveal IPs
11 September 2017 | Frankfurt | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Game of Thrones season seven hits a billion illegal downloads
08 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
YouTube-MP3 shuts down
08 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Default judgement could cost Sci-Hub $4.8 million
07 September 2017 | Virginia | Reporter: Barney Dixon
YouTube-MP3 to settle copyright lawsuit
06 September 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Music creators stuck in safe harbour trap, says musicFIRST
05 September 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
MayMac attracted nearly three million infringing viewers
31 August 2017 | Amsterdam | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Australian government to review fair use
29 August 2017 | Canberra | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Do you have a news story?
Get in touch with our editorial team
Features
The latest features from IPPro The Internet
Brand protection specialist INCOPRO has expanded its presence to Caerphilly, Wales. Helen Saunders, COO of INCOPRO, explains the company’s new brand protection efforts
Vladimir Biriulin of Gorodissky discusses the technical knowledge that the Russian IP Court has developed over its four-year tenure
Join Our Newsletter

Sign up today and never
miss the latest news or an issue again

Subscribe now
With EU copyright reforms coming to a head, Barney Dixon speaks to Raegan MacDonald to see how the landscape has changed in recent months
Le Quang Vinh of Bross & Partners examines the substantive changes to criminal law in Vietnam that promise to rein in counterfeiting and piracy
As EU copyright reform continues, publishers are insisting the press publisher’s right will be good for business and won’t harm consumers. Angela Mills Wade of the European Publishers Council explains
ECTA’s copyright committee was formed in response to the modernisation of the EU’s approach to copyright. Chair Dr Christian Freudenberg tells Mark Dugdale what this has meant in practice
ECTA has ramped up its efforts to ensure that IP rights are heard in Brexit negotiations. But this isn’t all the trademark association has been up to in the past year, as Ruta Olmane explains
William Dyer III and Bea Koempel-Thomas of Lee & Hayes examine TC Heartland v Kraft and the arguments put forward in support of each party
Country profiles
The latest country profiles from IPPro The Internet
While Indian fair use is not explicit, provisions exist for the fair dealing of copyright. Rohit Singh and Tina Canneth of Abu-Ghazeleh Intellectual Property delve deeper
An interpretation of the current events exception in Radosavljević is creative, say BDK Advokati's Bogdan Ivanišević and Marko Popović
IPPro Patents

Visit our sister site
for all the latest IP patents news and analysis

ippropatents.com
Yu-Li Tsai of Deep & Far examines how damages are calculated in patent infringement litigation
A recent amendment will make costly annulments a thing of the past. Gilberto Sanchez of SPECyF explains
New legislation in Turkey promises a swathe of trademark changes. Dr Cahit Suluk of Cahit Suluk Intellectual Property Law Firm explains
A trademark decision clarified ‘against the public order’ as an absolute ground for refusal. Sár and Partners – Danubia Patent & Law Office reports
Bogdan Ivanišević and Marko Popović of BDK Advokati review the recent squabble about copyright protection for ‘routinely created photos’
Alston & Bird recently expanded with a new office focusing on counselling Chinese companies on US intellectual property law. Yitai Hu explains what patent owners face when working across borders
Interviews
The latest interviews from IPPro The Internet