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Gabriele Engels

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Name: Gabriele Engels
Date registered: 15 February 2016
URL: http://www.dlapiper.com/people/e/engels-gabriele

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Gabriele Engels focuses on advising and representing national and international clients in all areas of intellectual property, unfair competition, media and internet law.

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  1. Germany: Liability of Internet Access Provider for copyright infringements — 15 February 2016

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Germany: Liability of Internet Access Provider for copyright infringements

The German Federal Supreme Court (BGH, decision of 26 November 2015, I ZR 3/14 and I ZR 174/14) recently acknowledged the general liability of TK-companies which provide access to the internet (so-called Access Provider) according to the principles of “Stoererhaftung” (Breach of Duty of Care) and thus closed a gap in current copyright law and practice. …

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