Functionality of computer program, programming language, and format of data files not a form of expression of that program is not protected by copyright

IPPT20120502, CJEU, SAS v World Programming

Copyright on database when there is a selection or arrangement of the data which amounts to an original expression of the creative freedom of its author

IPPT20120301, CJEU, Football Dataco v Yahoo

Approval sale of 'used' software

IPPT20120703, CJEU, UsedSoft v Oracle

"Communication to the public” does not cover broadcasting, free of charge, of phonograms within private dental practices, enjoyed by patients without any active choice on their part

IPPT20120315, CJEU, SCF v Del Corso

Balancing interest in publishing the information about arrest for cocaine possesion against TV actor's right to respect for his private life

IPPT20120207, ECHR, Axel Springer v Germany

IPPT20120117, CJEU, Infopaq v DDF

IPPT20120117

Reputation and distinctive character relevant factors for making a link between marks not for similarity, not for assessment of similarity

IPPT20110324, CJEU, Ferrero v OHIM

IPPT20120209, CJEU, Luksan v van der Let

IPPT20120209

IPPT20090930, USCAFC, Stanford v Roche

IPPT20090930

IPPT20110606, USSC, Stanford v Roche

IPPT20110606

IPPT20101216, CJEU, Natuur en Milieu v Ctgb

IPPT20101216