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Ceyhunpehlivan

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Name: Ceyhun Pehlivan
Date registered: 7 May 2015

Latest posts

  1. Spain: EU Commission requires Spanish football clubs to pay back State aid — 4 July 2016
  2. Spain: Club Atlético de Madrid recovers the domain name “atleticodemadrid.com” — 11 December 2015
  3. Spain: Judge orders the blocking of pirate website “Rojadirecta” as an interim measure — 27 November 2015
  4. Spain: Subsidies for film production under scrutiny — 24 November 2015
  5. SPAIN: David De Gea transfer to Real Madrid collapses at the last minute due to late paperwork — 1 September 2015

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Spain: EU Commission requires Spanish football clubs to pay back State aid

By Ceyhun Pehlivan and Jorge Fernández On 4 July 2016, the European Commission has ordered Real Madrid, Barcelona and five other Spanish football clubs (Valencia, Athletic Bilbao, Atlético Osasuna, Elche, and Hercules) to repay tens of millions received as state aid in breach of EU unfair competition regulations. According to the EU Commission, public financial …

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Spain: Club Atlético de Madrid recovers the domain name “atleticodemadrid.com”

By Ceyhun Pehlivan and Patricia Torres The Spanish football club Atlético de Madrid has successfully recovered the domain name <atleticodemadrid.com> in a recent domain name dispute under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organisation (Case No. D2015-1659). The disputed domain name, which was registered by a third party …

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Permanent link to this article: http://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2015/12/spain-club-atletico-de-madrid-recovers-the-domain-name/

Spain: Judge orders the blocking of pirate website “Rojadirecta” as an interim measure

By Gonzalo Santos In the course of a judicial process started by DTS Distribuidora de Televisión Digital (Canal +), a Spanish court has ordered ISPs to provisionally block access to the famous pirate website, which provides users with links to sporting events around the world. Said blocking shall be made effective if the website does …

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Permanent link to this article: http://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2015/11/spain-judge-orders-the-blocking-of-pirate-website-rojadirecta-as-an-interim-measure/

Spain: Subsidies for film production under scrutiny

By Gonzalo Santos Following a report from the Spanish Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts (“ICAA” in its Spanish acronym), Spanish courts are currently investigating whether a series of film production companies have received from the ICAA public grants based on false information. Under the current subsidy scheme, film production companies can request repayment grants …

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Permanent link to this article: http://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2015/11/spain-subsidies-for-film-production-under-scrutiny/

SPAIN: David De Gea transfer to Real Madrid collapses at the last minute due to late paperwork

By Ceyhun Pehlivan Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea’s transfer to Real Madrid has collapsed at the very last moment as the contractual documents were not submitted to the Spanish football league (LFP) office and FIFA on time. Both football clubs had agreed a £29million (€40million) package for De Gea to move to Real Madrid, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2015/09/spain-david-de-gea-transfer-to-real-madrid-collapses-at-the-last-minute-due-to-late-paperwork/