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ITALY – Pisa Internet Festival – the Future of Copyright

News from the Pisa Internet Festival. Copyright, Data Protection, Internet of Things, ICT and artificial intelligence… are joining together in Pisa this week-end. Share this

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Italy – Notice and take down, at last!

After a long debate and various consultations, today the Regulation on Online Copyright Protection issued by the Italian Communications Authority (AGCOM) will come into force! Share this

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Ministry Claim Spotted Raising Original Copyright Issues

By John Wilks and Ruth Hoy A UK High Court claim filed this week by the Ministry of Sound record label against music streaming site Spotify raises some interesting issues around the originality threshold for copyright works. The claim, which was reported in the Guardian, alleges that the Ministry’s track listings (each a compilation of …

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Why the long face? William Hill has a ‘mare on appeal against The Horserace Betting Levy Board

By Nick Fitzpatrick and Dylan Kennett The Court of Appeal recently dismissed William Hill’s application for judicial review of The Horserace Betting Levy Board’s (HBLB) decision to exclude customers of betting exchanges from paying the horse race betting levy. Section 27 of the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963 (the ‘Act’), states that the levy …

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