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Informativa in fase di aggiornamento

There's a way to do it better - find it.

(Thomas A. Edison)

Elisabetta Mina On September 14, in implementing the strategy for the digital single market (which we discussed in two of our previous articles), the European Commission published a proposal for regulation concerning the retransmission of radio and television content titled “on the exercise of copyright and related rights in the…
Elisabetta Mina The Court of Justice passed judgment on September 8, 2016 over the case of GS Media (C-160/15) which concerned the interpretation of article 3, paragraph 1 of Directive 2001/29/CE (regarding harmonization of certain aspects involving copyright and rights connected to informational companies) between the companies Sanoma Media Netherlands,…
Gilberto Cavagna During the recent Olympic games in Brazil, the USOC (Unites States Olympic Committee) owner of the trademark “Rio2016” as well as other trademarks connected to the Olympic games (including, “Go for the gold”, “Paralympics” and “Team USA”) ordered several companies who had unlawfully used the hashtag Rio2016 on…
Thursday, 27 October 2016 10:55

To the tune of music or trademarks

Marina Lanfranconi The Court of the European Union ruled over the theme of registrability for an auditory trademark against the appeal proposed by the Brazilian company regarding the decision of the EUIPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office), which had denied to register auditory trademarks for products and services in classes…