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Filesharing curbs face high court delays – The Guardian

“Government plans to curb illegal filesharing could be delayed for at least a year as its most contentious measures are battled out in the high court.”

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The Guardian, 21st March 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Digital Economy Act: ‘rushed’ anti-piracy laws delayed until 2012 – Daily Telegraph

“The Government has admitted that it cannot implement legislation to curb internet piracy until spring 2012 at the earliest, as it prepares for a legal battle in the High Court.”

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Daily Telegraph, 21st March 2011

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Judge considers costs for ACS Law – BBC News

“Controversial law firm ACS Law returned to court on Wednesday as the cases it brought against alleged file-sharers were officially closed.”

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BBC News, 16th March 2011

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

UK supreme court to rule on stormtrooper copyright – The Guardian

“This week the justices will be busying themselves with a case consisting of the heady combination of Star Wars, stormtroopers’ protective millinery, clay modelling and international copyright enforcement. These people know how to live.”

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The Guardian, 8th March 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Exhibit A, m’lud, a helmet for a stormtrooper – The Independent

“Man who created stormtrooper helmets is taken to Supreme Court by George Lucas.”

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The Independent, 6th March 2011

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Filesharing prosecutions will face serious problems, says judge – The Guardian

“A senior court judge has pointed to severe problems with the way the Digital Economy Act enables copyright owners to prosecute people accused of illegal filesharing.”

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The Guardian, 8th February 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

The tangled web of copyright law – The Guardian

“As the Meltwater case on news aggregation rumbles on, Alex Wade takes a look at the legally fraught, and commercially sensitive, world of spiders, bots and scrapers.”

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The Guardian, 7th February 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk


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