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  1. Legal news
    09 September 2021
    Copyright: Advocate General opinion
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/copyright-ag-opinion

    The Advocate General has opined that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) should dismiss Poland's action seeking to annul Articles 17(4)(b) and 17(4)(c) of the Digital Copyright Directive (2019/790/EU) (the Directive) ...

  2. Legal news
    06 October 2020
    Copyright: subsistence and infringement in software
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/uk/copyright-subsistence-and-infringement-in-software

    The High Court has dismissed an application for summary judgment in relation to a claim for the infringement of copyright in software.

  3. Legal news
    14 April 2020
    National copyright decisions round-up 2019 for the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/national-copyright-decisions-round-up-2019-for-the-journal-of-intellectual-property-law-and-practice

    In 2019, national courts in individual EU Member States and in Australia delivered a series of important rulings in the copyright field. This contribution provides a round-up of the most significant judgments issued in ...

  4. Legal news
    17 September 2020
    Bird & Bird & Managing IP Podcast Series
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/bird-and-bird-and-managing-ip-podcast-series

    In collaboration with Managing IP, we're producing a series of podcasts on a range of cutting edge and sometimes controversial topics, bringing together lawyers from Bird & Bird with guest speakers from industry.

  5. Legal news
    25 March 2021
    Call for Views on AI and IP: the UK Government Response
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/call-for-views-on-ai-and-ip-the-uk-government-response

    How does the UK’s intellectual property regime stand up in the face of emerging AI technology? Running from 7 September to 30 November 2020, the UKIPO’s call for views on AI and IP sought to find answers to a wide range ...

  6. Legal news
    04 December 2020
    Circumventing technological protection measures and website blocking orders: An EU perspective
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/uk/circumventing-technological-protection-measures-and-website-blocking-orders-an-eu-perspective

    In this article for MediaWrites, Eleonora Rosati considers an interesting recent development concerning website blocking orders in relation to websites that market and sell devices and software aimed at circumventing ...

  7. Legal news
    20 January 2021
    Collecting societies OSA and INTERGRAM fined for forcing providers of accommodation services to pay copyright levies
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/czech-republic/collecting-societies-osa-and-intergram-fined-for-forcing-providers-of-accommodation-services

    The Czech Office for the Protection of Competition ("Office") published a press release (without publishing the full decisions yet) regarding the rejection of the appeal of the collecting society for music authors’ ...

  8. Legal news
    18 August 2020
    First in time, first in right: WIPO takes the lead on digital date stamping of IP
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/wipo-takes-the-lead-on-digital-date-stamping-of-ip

    It is often crucial for tech, international brand companies and design-based businesses to demonstrate convincingly that they are the first to record a new idea, design or code. Most importantly though, it is trite that ...

  9. Legal news
    26 January 2021
    Media, Middle East and Qatari Reconciliation
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uae/media-middle-east-and-qatari-reconciliation

    At a summit in January 2021, a number of GCC countries including the UAE who had stopped trade and travel links with Qatar agreed to restore diplomatic ties with Qatar.

  10. Legal news
    20 February 2020
    Newsflash: A European strategy for data
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/newsflash-a-european-strategy-for-data

    Published on 19 February 2020, the European Commission's communication on a European strategy for data sets out a bold vision for the EU to become a leading role model for a society empowered by data to make better ...