Court of Appeal rule in favour of US copyright owners

http://www.twobirds.com/en/disputes-plus/shared/articles/2019/usa/court-of-appeal-rule-in-favour-of-us-copyright-owners

In December 2018, the US Court of Appeal ruled in favour of US copyright owners, by holding that the sale of digital music files is not protected by the US first sale doctrine, and therefore amounts to copyright infringement. This decision affirms the first ...

24 January 2019

Patents: whether royalties payable under patent licence

http://www.twobirds.com/en/disputes-plus/shared/articles/2018/global/patents-whether-royalties-payable-under-patent-licence

The High Court has construed a patent using US legal rules and held that, since the licensed product did not infringe the patent, no royalties were payable.

11 October 2018