Recent Cases - Intellectual property Law


Right to privacy: sentencing of the national TV channel France 2 to pay damages for breach of privacy (judgment of the Tribunal de grande instance de Paris, 18th May 2009).

Copyright: sentencing a publishing company to compensate the loss of a writer on the ground of plagiarism (judgment of the Tribunal de grande instance de Paris, 8th July 2010).

New technologies: registering domain names with the French authorities (AFNIC)

Defamation: withdrawal of defamatory contents from a website

Copyright: sentencing a media agency to pay damages to a photographer for unauthorised publishing of photographs (jugdment of the Tribunal de grande instance de Paris, 23rd November 2010).