Litigation/Dispute Resolution and Copyrighthttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2918©2018 Managing Intellectual Property60Litigation/Dispute Resolution and CopyrightWhat the German YouTube case could mean for copyrightDoes YouTube or the uploader make the act of public communication? The German Federal Court of Justice will decidehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3807438/What-the-German-YouTube-case-could-mean-for-copyright.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 18:30:00 GMTCopyright changes in the UK after BrexitPatrick Wingrove asks UK practitioners how copyright will change after Brexit, and analyses the EU Commission's recent report on the subjecthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3805548/Copyright-changes-in-the-UK-after-Brexit.htmlTue, 08 May 2018 15:30:00 GMTThe Top 250 Women in IP (2018)Managing IP presents this year’s leading female intellectual property practitioners, according to IP STARS researchhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802643/The-Top-250-Women-in-IP-2018.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 08:00:00 GMTNinth Circuit appeals court denies monkey’s copyright claimsBarring an en banc review or Supreme Court intervention, the three-year monkey selfie saga has come to a close, with the animal’s copyright claims deniedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802893/Ninth-Circuit-appeals-court-denies-monkeys-copyright-claims.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMTGerman Supreme Court rules ad-blocking not unfair competitionThe German Federal Supreme Court has ruled that popular ad-blocking software AdBlock Plus does not break the country’s unfair competition ruleshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802876/German-Supreme-Court-rules-ad-blocking-not-unfair-competition.htmlWed, 25 Apr 2018 23:30:00 GMTThe argument for Canada’s controversial website-blocking proposalA coalition of Canadian companies has proposed a regime to block egregious copyright infringing websites. McCarthy Tétrault’s Barry Sookman voiced support for the proposal at the Fordham IP Conference while pointing to the recent experience in the UK and elsewherehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3799851/The-argument-for-Canadas-controversial-website-blocking-proposal.htmlTue, 10 Apr 2018 00:15:00 GMTFederal Circuit revives Oracle v GoogleThe Federal Circuit has overturned the jury verdict of fair use in Oracle v Google and remanded the case to a federal judge in the Ninth Circuit for a third trial to determine damageshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3797538/Federal-Circuit-revives-Oracle-v-Google.htmlThu, 29 Mar 2018 04:45:00 GMTThe week in IP – Marrakesh Treaty, STRONGER Patents Act, Blurred Lines, Mexico IP amendments, Fujifilm, PTABPatrick Wingrove rounds up recent intellectual property news, including the introduction of the Marrakesh Treaty and STRONGER Patents Act in US Congress, the Blurred Lines copyright appeal, amendments to Mexico’s IP law, Fujifilm winning at the ITC, and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3795652/The-week-in-IPMarrakesh-Treaty-STRONGER-Patents-Act-Blurred-Lines-Mexico-IP-amendments-Fujifilm-PTAB.htmlThu, 22 Mar 2018 05:45:00 GMTMake your nominations for the Global Anti-Counterfeiting Awards 2018Managing IP and the Global Anti-Counterfeiting Group (GACG) are inviting nominations for the Global Anti-Counterfeiting Awards (2018)http://www.managingip.com/Article/3795354/Make-your-nominations-for-the-Global-Anti-Counterfeiting-Awards-2018.htmlMon, 19 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMTHow blockchain will change intellectual property – copyrightManaging IP is publishing a series of articles that looks at how blockchain technology is changing the landscape of IP. In this article, Ellie Mertens analyses its implications for copyrighthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3790576/How-blockchain-will-change-intellectual-propertycopyright.htmlTue, 13 Mar 2018 04:45:00 GMTTell us how IP law firm issues are changing – take our survey!CPA Global is teaming up with Managing IP and B2B International to explore the issues faced by intellectual property law firms around the world as they tackle the legal challenges of a fast-paced and ever-evolving IP-led economy. A synopsis of the findings will be shared with survey participantshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3792426/Tell-us-how-IP-law-firm-issues-are-changingtake-our-survey.htmlWed, 07 Mar 2018 16:15:00 GMTNike successfully plays defence in Jumpman copyright appealThe Ninth Circuit has found that a photo taken by a Nike photographer used to create the iconic “Jumpman” image is not substantially similar to a photo of Michael Jordan taken in 1984 because they only share similarities in general ideas or conceptshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3791111/Nike-successfully-plays-defence-in-Jumpman-copyright-appeal.htmlThu, 01 Mar 2018 21:30:00 GMTDoes embedding copyrighted content constitute infringement? NY judge says yesA ruling that embedding a tweet containing a copyrighted image on a website amounts to direct infringement changes the well-established regime of the server test. Ellie Mertens asks copyright lawyers how big a deal this ishttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3789917/Does-embedding-copyrighted-content-constitute-infringement-NY-judge-says-yes.htmlMon, 26 Feb 2018 05:00:00 GMTAll of our 2018 Awards shortlists are now out!Managing IP is holding three awards dinners in March, recognising the best intellectual property law firms and individuals around the world. The shortlists for our EMEA, Americas and Asia Awards have now all been publishedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786956/All-of-our-2018-Awards-shortlists-are-now-out.htmlMon, 12 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMTHighlights from our International Women’s Leadership ForumLucy Songi reports from our latest Women in IP event, held at the Waldorf Hilton in London, where topics including Brexit, brand management, the digital single market and career development were discussedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786821/Highlights-from-our-International-Womens-Leadership-Forum.htmlFri, 09 Feb 2018 04:15:00 GMTManaging IP Americas Awards 2018 shortlists announcedThe Managing IP Americas Awards ceremony and dinner will be held on March 15 at Essex House in New York, recognising the firms and individuals of the yearhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3785644/Managing-IP-Americas-Awards-2018-shortlists-announced.htmlMon, 05 Feb 2018 18:00:00 GMTManaging IP EMEA Awards 2018 shortlists announcedManaging IP’s EMEA Awards dinner will be held on March 8 at The Savoy in London. Trophies will be presented to the firms of the year, with winners chosen from these shortlistshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3785639/Managing-IP-EMEA-Awards-2018-shortlists-announced.htmlMon, 05 Feb 2018 17:30:00 GMTManaging IP Asia-Pacific Awards 2018 shortlists announcedManaging IP’s inaugural Asia-Pacific Awards dinner will be held on March 21 at the JW Marriott in Hong Kong. The winners will be chosen from these shortlistshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3785033/Managing-IP-Asia-Pacific-Awards-2018-shortlists-announced.htmlThu, 01 Feb 2018 22:00:00 GMTUK Supreme Court hears arguments on costs of ISP blocking ordersWho should pay for the costs of implementing orders to block websites that sell counterfeit goods? That was the question considered by the UK Supreme Court in the Cartier International v British Telecommunications case on January 30http://www.managingip.com/Article/3784421/UK-Supreme-Court-hears-arguments-on-costs-of-ISP-blocking-orders.htmlWed, 31 Jan 2018 02:30:00 GMTInterview: Copyright litigator Richard Busch discusses new Spotify lawsuitRichard Busch, the King & Ballow attorney behind three lawsuits against Spotify last year, shares his outlook on Wixen Music Publishing’s recent $1.6bn suit against the streaming servicehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3782606/Interview-Copyright-litigator-Richard-Busch-discusses-new-Spotify-lawsuit.htmlWed, 24 Jan 2018 14:30:00 GMTCases and trends to watch in Canada in 2018Among potential Canada trials and trends anticipated in 2018 are the Supreme Court’s clarification on several copyright issues, and continued amendments to IP law in compliance with several international treaties’ requirementshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3780547/Cases-and-trends-to-watch-in-Canada-in-2018.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 04:30:00 GMTCJEU rules TV programme copies in cloud must be authorised by copyright holderIn its VCAST v RTI judgement, the CJEU has ruled that copies of television programmes made available by being saved in the cloud must be authorised by the holder of the copyright or related rights because the service constitutes a retransmissionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3771220/CJEU-rules-TV-programme-copies-in-cloud-must-be-authorised-by-copyright-holder.htmlThu, 30 Nov 2017 13:45:00 GMTHow “strikingly similar” works can Lose Yourself a copyright case in New ZealandA recent copyright win in New Zealand for rapper Eminem highlights the risks involved in creating a work with another work in mind, and may be influential in other Commonwealth jurisdictions like Australia and the United Kingdomhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3765578/How-strikingly-similar-works-can-Lose-Yourself-a-copyright-case-in-New-Zealand.htmlThu, 09 Nov 2017 12:45:00 GMTHangzhou internet court off to a busy startThe Hangzhou Internet Court has been operational for two months. As e-commerce popularity explodes in China, jurisdictional cyber courts could help to take load off local courtshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3763490/Hangzhou-internet-court-off-to-a-busy-start.htmlTue, 31 Oct 2017 22:00:00 GMTThe long road to modernizing copyright in the USIn a presentation, acting register of copyrights Karyn Temple Claggett said the US Copyright Office is on a “rulemaking roll”, and discussed the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act and other potential legislationhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3761317/The-long-road-to-modernizing-copyright-in-the-US.htmlTue, 24 Oct 2017 05:30:00 GMTWe Shall Overcome not covered by copyrightCivil rights movement anthem “We Shall Overcome” has been ruled to be in the public domain, with the Southern District of New York deciding that 1960 and 1963 applications for a copyright in the song were significantly flawedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3751259/We-Shall-Overcome-not-covered-by-copyright.htmlThu, 14 Sep 2017 20:45:00 GMTGraham v Prince set to test the limits of fair useA case that is heating up in a New York district court could have broad implications for copyright in the context of social media and the internet, and could ultimately end up at the Supreme Courthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3744858/Graham-v-Prince-set-to-test-the-limits-of-fair-use.htmlThu, 24 Aug 2017 15:15:00 GMTQatar files WTO complaints against fellow GCC statesQatar's request for dispute consultations with Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates alleges that their actions restrict trade-related IP rightshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3739043/Qatar-files-WTO-complaints-against-fellow-GCC-states.htmlFri, 04 Aug 2017 14:15:00 GMTReaction to the Access Copyright ruling in CanadaOne observer calls Access Copyright v York University “potentially the most disruptive copyright decision we have ever seen in Canadian jurisprudence”. Issues to be resolved include what happens around a new tariff, how other universities will react and whether York will appealhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3734417/Reaction-to-the-Access-Copyright-ruling-in-Canada.htmlTue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMTCanada’s Federal Court upholds interim tariff in Access Copyright rulingYork University is required to pay the interim tariff established by the Copyright Board of Canada in 2010, Canada’s Federal Court rules in Access Copyright v York University. The court said the tariff is “mandatory, not voluntary”http://www.managingip.com/Article/3732792/Canadas-Federal-Court-upholds-interim-tariff-in-Access-Copyright-ruling.htmlWed, 12 Jul 2017 21:45:00 GMT