What Cartier v BT means for rights holders
The UK Supreme Court has ruled that brand owners must pay the costs of ISPs blocking sites that sell counterfeit goods. But how big are these costs and will the ruling apply to copyright injunctions?
In a surprise
judgment in Cartier v BT (UKSC 2016/0159) this week, the UK
ruled that trade mark holders must bear the costs of
implementing website blocking injunctions.
Brand owners must now pay the technical and other...
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