Copyright in UK Law

  • Hearst Holdings Inc. v AVELA Inc.
    • Chancery Division
    • 25 Feb 2014
    ......The defendants deny this and contend the trade marks are invalid. . . 2 The action as a whole also includes a claim for copyright infringement however that claim was separated from the trade mark and passing off claim in December 2013. This passing off and trade mark trial is ......
  • Campbell v MGN Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 06 May 2004
  • AEI Rediffusion Music Ltd v Phonographic Performance Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 19 Feb 1999
    ......-18 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF JUDICATURE IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION) ON APPEAL FROM THE CHANCERY DIVISION (COPYRIGHT TRIBUNAL) Royal Courts of Justice Strand London WC2 . Before: . The Master Of The Rolls . (Lord Woolf) . Lord Justice ......
  • Ladbroke (Football) Ltd v William Hill (Football) Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 21 Ene 1964
    ......The Respondents claim copyright in their coupons and allege infringement by the Appellants. The Appellants maintain that only certain parts of the Respondents' coupons are copyright ......
  • Designer Guild Ltd v Russell Williams (Textiles) Ltd (trading as Washington DC)
    • House of Lords
    • 23 Nov 2000
    ....... . 2 The law of copyright rests on a very clear principle: that anyone who by his or her own skill and labour creates an original work of whatever character shall, for a ......
  • R v Oliver; R v Hartrey; R v Baldwin
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 21 Nov 2002
  • Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No 1)
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 21 Dic 2000
    ...... B. The case for an unlawful interference with contractual relations is not yet made out. C. If there is a breach of copyright, it can be adequately compensated for in damages. D. The two first-named claimants have a legal right to respect for their privacy, which has ......
  • C.B.S. Songs Ltd v Amstrad Consumer Electronics Plc
    • House of Lords
    • 12 May 1988
    ......The public make use of those facilities to copy the recordings issued by recording companies and thus infringe the copyrights of the recording companies and of the composers, lyricists and others engaged in the entertainment industry. Hence arises the conflict between the ......
  • MCA Records Inc. and Another v Charly Records Ltd and Others
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 29 Nov 2001
    ...... 1 This is an appeal from an order made on 22 March 2000 by Mr Justice Rimer in copyright proceedings brought by MCA Records Inc and MCA Records Limited against Charly Records Limited, Charly International APS, Charly Holdings Inc, Mr Jean ......
  • Murray v Big Pictures (UK) Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 07 May 2008
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