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The High Court Rules on 'Communication to the Public' and Infringement of Copyright in Broadcasts

Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, February 23, 2011

2 Pages Posted: 27 Feb 2011  

Enrico Bonadio

City University London - The City Law School

Date Written: February 1, 2011

Abstract

The High Court for England and Wales ruled in ITV v. TV Catch Up, a case regarding communication to the public of broadcasts by a live stream website. The judge gave a broad interpretation of 'communication to the public' acts and clarified when infringement of copyright in broadcasts occurs.

Keywords: Intellectual property, copyright, communication to the public right

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Bonadio, Enrico, The High Court Rules on 'Communication to the Public' and Infringement of Copyright in Broadcasts (February 1, 2011). Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, February 23, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1769585

Enrico Bonadio (Contact Author)

City University London - The City Law School ( email )

London, EC1V OHB
United Kingdom

HOME PAGE: http://www.city.ac.uk/law/

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