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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

In this CPDcast Darren Meale from Simmons & Simmons provides a practical guide to blocking injunctions. He explains what blocking injunctions are, who they target, what power the UK courts have to grant these types of injunctions and how quickly they can be obtained.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand what blocking injunctions are;
  • Know why blocking injunctions have come to light;
  • Have considered what power the UK courts have to grant blocking injunctions.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988;
  • E-Commerce Directive (Directive 2000/31/EC);
  • Football Association Premier League v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd [2013] EWHC 2058 (Ch);
  • Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp and others v Newzbin Ltd [2010] EWHC 609 (Ch);
  • UPC Telekabel v Constantin Film - Case C-314/12.
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In this CPDcast Darren Meale from Simmons & Simmons provides a practical guide to blocking injunctions.

Date Recorded: 4th June 2014

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