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We previously commented in early July on the proposed European Union ("EU") Copyright Directive. At that time, the proposed Directive had just endured a setback before the Parliament, which decided to revise it.
This article explains the simple steps that all owners of IP rights in the European Union should take in order to defend their rights effectively against counterfeiting and piracy, in particular the filing of an application for action by customs authorities in the 27 EU member states.
Les auteurs et les artistes ne sont pas oubliés par le gouvernement, dans la crise sanitaire actuelle. De fait, il n'y a plus de spectacle, plus de concert...
France was the first country to implement Article 15 of the 2019 Directive on Copyright in a Digital Single Market which creates an...
Elle fait l'objet depuis le 16 octobre 2018 d'une question préjudicielle posée à la Cour de Justice de l'Union Européenne (CJUE) par la Cour d'appel de Paris.
Publication in the French Official Journal of 16 April 2019 of the Memorandum of Agreement between the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)
Après deux ans et demi d'intenses négociations, et à deux mois des élections européennes, le Parlement européen a adopté le 26 mars 2019 la directive sur le droit d'auteur dans le marché unique numérique
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It's been rough weather for Google in France.
The EU Trilogue reached a breakthrough agreement on copyright rules in the Digital Single Market on February 13, 2019.
Empreintes de traditions, les créations de mode montrent toutefois par le biais de l'innovation leur faculté à s'adapter aux contraintes de leur domaine.
Face à la multiplication d'annonces de création de blockchains et monnaies virtuelles au sein des industries créatives, la question de savoir quels sont les réels enjeux juridiques en droit d'auteur...
Due to the relocation of the IP specialized Chamber of the Paris Court of first instance, scheduled for April 18, 2018, a very light service will be held from April 1 until May 14.
The new French standard NF X50-276-2 is the first proposal of format for electronic communications of PI data between the different actors including the offices.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
They referred to the fact that the website broadcasting the ad did not target the French audience and that the ad was not broadcast in France.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
The French Patent & Trademark Office (the INPI announced on 16 December 2016 the launch of the electronic version of the 'Soleau envelope' (the 'e-Soleau').
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Bastille Day is a French national holiday that commemorates the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789, an important episode in the French Revolution.
Which employer, licensing, IP or R&D department of a
company has never been faced with the difficult task of
designating the inventors when filing a patent
Deprez Guignot & Associés
Perhaps the most frustrating way to lose a court case for a
party is to lose with the court ruling on the basis of what it
thinks is best for you.
France has a reputation for allowing copyright protection for works of applied art. But is this reputation actually deserved in practice?
After months of discussions, the French Copyright Act was finally enacted on 1 August. The so-called DADVSI Act is 52 sections long and divided into 5 parts. Its main purpose is to implement the Directive on Copyright and Related Rights in the Information Society (2001/29).