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by Treadmore
Fri Jan 29, 2010 10:11 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Civil courts for rights holders
Replies: 3
Views: 5906

yep, last para refers to my question - thanks again.

On another point, ianal but that analysis regarding the mod chip by the judge seems to me to be plain wrong :shock:
by Treadmore
Fri Jan 29, 2010 6:24 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Civil courts for rights holders
Replies: 3
Views: 5906

Thank you :D
by Treadmore
Sun Jan 17, 2010 2:33 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Civil courts for rights holders
Replies: 3
Views: 5906

Civil courts for rights holders

After the recent Oink case http://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/2010/01/16/oink-website-owner-cleared-by-jury-at-teesside-crown-court-84229-25615291/ the defence solicitor said: “The Court of Appeal has recently ruled that the criminal courts are not the correct forum for rights holders t...
by Treadmore
Sat Jul 28, 2007 9:29 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: criminal, civil or common
Replies: 2
Views: 15217

Thanks again :)
by Treadmore
Fri Jul 27, 2007 9:30 pm
Forum: Music Copyright
Topic: Recordings of illegitimate origin
Replies: 2
Views: 7848

thanks for the reply Copyright Aid - I think you're right on the likelihood that the 1956 Act would be similar, just wondered if you knew :wink:
by Treadmore
Thu Jul 26, 2007 7:14 pm
Forum: Music Copyright
Topic: Recordings of illegitimate origin
Replies: 2
Views: 7848

Recordings of illegitimate origin

I have some questions which are kind of related to the other thread on video recordings, but a bit more general. Also there is a court case current in Scotland on bootlegging (selling the illegitimate recordings), which covers copyrights and trademarks, which touches on some aspects. Again, UK based...
by Treadmore
Thu Jul 26, 2007 6:54 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: criminal, civil or common
Replies: 2
Views: 15217

criminal, civil or common

Great site here CopyrightAid 8)

Any my questions. For the UK:

(a) does copyright infringement fall under criminal, civil or common law?
(b) was it different prior to the 1988 Act?
(c) or does/did it all depend upon the nature of the infringement/offence?