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CINEMA AND AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA SERVICES: A WIDER PROTECTION FOR EU WORKS

On 2 October 2017, the Italian Council of Ministers approved a new Legislative Decree (“Decree“), aimed at ensuring a wider protection to EU (and Italian) works in the audiovisual media services (“AVMS“) sector. A brief outline of the new provisions is set out below. Share this

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Federal Court of Justice decided on legality of online video recording platforms

The first senate of the German Federal Court of Justice (BGH) decided on the legality of two websites offering online video recording services to customers. According to the judgment, the operator of Internet platforms Shift.tv and Save.tv (the defendant), interferes with the right of retransmission of TV broadcasters RTL and Sat.1 (the plaintiffs) by retransmitting …

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