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Copyright & media law

Our Copyright and Media group reflects the modern business: rooted in the old world of exploiting and protecting works, our clients are moving to embrace the new world opened up by digitisation, technology and social media.

We've advised many of the great producers, publishers and users of film, fashion, music, literature, news and games for decades, and we now advise the household names in a disrupting media landscape. We're recognised as a leading firm for advising on social media and user-generated content issues.

Digitisation has changed the game for both owners and licensees of copyright work over the last decade. It has forced media companies to develop new delivery and payment models, new technical requirements, and respond to the new ways in which the world consumes content.

If new copyright legislation is introduced to grapple with the digital transformation of media, we'll be there to translate the legalease and guide you through it.

Our copyright team will advise you on the use and commercialisation of your content, on licensing and infringements of rights, and the impact of copyright on developing business models. We represent clients before the European courts, and we're closely involved in the development of copyright policy in Europe.

Our Media Team will advise you in all areas of media law, including broadcasting regulation, advertising law and sponsorship. We'll also support you if you face disputes, eg involving copyright levies or other regulatory aspects.

Copyright & media law

Yuga Labs v Ryder Ripps - Franco-German cross-analysis of the copyright aspects of the case

12 September 2022
Briefing

by Inès Tribouillet and Dr. Jonathan Alexander Kropp

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Copyright & media law

New set of rules for influencer marketing in the Netherlands

19 July 2022
Briefing

by Nicky Willemsen and Maarten Rijks

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Technology, media & communications

Robots won't be inventors in the UK – at least not yet

18 July 2022

by Louise Popple and Debbie Heywood

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Information technology

Adoption by the European Parliament of the DSA and the DMA (the Digital Services Package)

Flash IP/IT

7 July 2022
Quick read

by multiple authors

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Global data hub

Our data protection microsite, is a one-stop shop for up-to-date, international information on data privacy law, offering practical insights, thought leadership and guidance on data protection law. All content on the Hub is available for free and receives over 30,000 visitors a month. We have added a wealth of GDPR-specific articles and a number of GDPR checklists supported by a bank of virtual learning webinars to help clients with their preparations for implementation.

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Interface

Analysis and exploration of legal and commercial issues in tech, IP, media and related sectors.

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Interface

Analysis and exploration of legal and commercial issues in tech, IP, media and related sectors.

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Global data protection guide

The Guide spans more than 60 countries and takes the form of an interactive online map, which clients can use to compare national data protection laws in multiple jurisdictions. 

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