Case Law Journal

a selection of cases I’ve read and written about

Case Topics & Key Words Jurisdiction Mention
Chambers v DPP [2012] EWHC 2157 Communications Act 2003, freedom of expression, criminal law England and Wales Is posting rap lyrics on Instagram a #Hatecrime?
Handyside v United Kingdom (5493/72) criminal law, freedom of expression European Court of Human Rights Is posting rap lyrics on Instagram a #Hatecrime?
Cisco Systems, Inc. v Arista Networks, Inc. Case: 17-2145 Copyright, software USA (California) Cisco v Arista: what next for computer programs and copyright?
Union Des Associations Européennes De Football v British Telecommunications Plc [2017] EWHC 3414 (Ch) (21 December 2017) Copyright, streaming, online intermediary liability England and Wales UEFA scores goal against internet giants to prevent copyright infringement
NT1 v Google and NT2 v Google, [2018] EWHC 67 (QB) (Rev 3) Data protection, the right to be forgotten, expression, privacy, human rights England and Wales Google prepares for the first “Right to Be Forgotten” trials in England
Robyn Rihanna Fenty v Arcadia Group t/a Topshop [2015] EWCA Civ 3 image, publicity, personality rights, passing off, trade mark, celebrity England and Wales Fame and Fortune: how do celebrities protect their image?
R. v Penguin Books [1961] Crim LR 176 obscenity laws, criminal law, freedom of expression, Obscene Publications Act 1959 England and Wales Lord Hutchinson, barrister who defended “Lady Chatterley’s Lover,” dies aged 102
Joseph Nobile v. Margot Louise Watts et al., 1:17-cv-00597 copyright infringement, cinema, intellectual property USA (New York) The Copyright Between Oceans?
L’Oreal v eBay, C-324/09 trademark disputes, intellectual property, ecommerce, online intermediary liability European Union Court of Justice Online Intermediary Liability in EU Copyright Enforcement
Promusicae v Telefónica de España, C-275/06 personal data, copyright infringement, intellectual property, digital media, online intermediary liability European Union Court of Justice Online Intermediary Liability in EU Copyright Enforcement
Bonnier Audio v ePhone, C-461/10 copyright infringement, intellectual property, digital media, online intermediary liability European Union Court of Justice Online Intermediary Liability in EU Copyright Enforcement
Scarlet Extended v SABAM, C-70/10 copyright infringement, intellectual property, digital media, online intermediary liability European Union Court of Justice Online Intermediary Liability in EU Copyright Enforcement
SABAM v Netlog, C-360/10 copyright infringement, intellectual property, digital media, online intermediary liability European Union Court of Justice Online Intermediary Liability in EU Copyright Enforcement
Telekabel Wein v Constantin Film, C-461/10 UPC copyright infringement, cinema, intellectual property, digital media, EU Copyright Directive 2001/29/EC European Union Court of Justice Online Intermediary Liability in EU Copyright Enforcement