"Court rulings" section reflects courts' judgments in categories "Copyright law and Internet", "E-commerce", "Cybercrime".

As of 31 May 2016 in the "Copyright law and Internet" category abstracts regarding 200 court rulings, with links thereto, were posted here with following details as to the state of the court:

Ukraine                                                   74   (download the list, pdf)
Russia                                                     66  (download the list, pdf)
USA                                                         25  (download the lisd, pdf)
Canada                                                     8  (download the list, pdf)

Great Britain                                            7
Australia, Germany                                  4
the Netherlands                                      3
Belgium, Norway, France, EU                   2
Denmark                                                  1

30.08.2013 Judgment of the Federal Court of Justice of Germany (one of YouTube cases) of 16 May 2013 (Germany)

The main question in this case is whether embedded YouTube videos infringe copyright law of Germany. The German Federal Court of Justice found that there had been not infringement of the German law. As to the possible...[more]

Category: Copyright law and internet

26.08.2013 Decision of the Supreme Court of Russian Federation, Glukhov M.Y. vs. Shlyapochkin Y.L., Sorokopood G.B., Publishing House EKSMO, LLC., of 09 April 2013 (Russia)

Glukhov M.Y. vs. Shlyapochkin Y.L., Sorokopood G.B., Publishing House EKSMO, LLC. Lawsuit on protection of copyright in scientific literary works.Source: web-site of the Supreme Court of Russian FederationLink:...[more]

Category: Copyright law and internet

16.08.2013 Decision of Unites States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in case of WNET, Thirteen v. Aereo, Inc.; Am. Broad. Cos., Inc. v. Aereo, Inc. of 01 April 2013 (USA)

Appeal from an order of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (Nathan, J.) denying Plaintiffs’ motion for a preliminary injunction barring Defendant Aereo from transmitting recorded broadcast...[more]

Category: Copyright law and internet

06.08.2013 Decision of Kiev commercial court of appeal, Ukrainian Musical Publishing Group, LLC. Vs. Firm Zodiak-2 private company, of 03 April 2013 (Ukraine)

Ukrainian Musical Publishing Group, LLC. Vs. Firm Zodiak-2 private company. Lawsuit of infringement of copyright in musical composition “Odinochestvo” (performer – Slava).Links to courts’ rulings in the...[more]

Category: Copyright law and internet

01.08.2013 Judgment of England and Wales High Court (Chancery Division) in case of “Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. & Ors. против Harris & Ors.” of 05 February 2013 (UK)

B e f o r e :MR JUSTICE NEWEY____________________Between:    (1) TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION(2) UNIVERSAL CITY STUDIOS LLC(3) WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC.(4) PARAMOUNT PICTURES CORPORATION(5) DISNEY...[more]

Category: Copyright law and internet