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Premier League EU Court’s decision set new limit to contractual freedom in copyright

In its awaited decision on the Premier League case rendered on 4 October the EU Court of Justice has concluded the following: 1. The sale, import or use of conditional access devices cannot be restricted unless the devices are illicit. 2. The restriction of the freedom of services can be justified by the protection of … Continued

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Territorial exploitation of copyrights under threat

Advocate General’s opinion in the Premier league case: the territorial exploitation of copyrights under threat Introduction The High Court of Justice in the UK has addressed a reference for a preliminary ruling to the Court of Justice of the EU in relation to two actions brought against suppliers of equipment and satellite decoder cards to … Continued