The City of London Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit has arrested a suspected hacker who allegedly stole unreleased songs from world-famous recording artists.
Nintendo has filed a copyright and trademark infringement suit against the operators of a website which allegedly offers pirate versions of its video games for download.
A third of Flipino consumers are using illicit streaming devices to stream pirated TV and video content, a 6% hike year-on-year, according to a survey commissioned by the Asia Video Industry Association’s Coalition Against Piracy.
The English High Court has ordered five major UK internet service providers to block access to websites which enable users to illegally download games for Nintendo’s Switch console.
The Federal Court of Australia is to hear a trademark dispute between Italian coffee company Lavazza and its Australian competitor Vittoria over the Italian word for “gold”.
A group of US lawmakers has told Google, parent company of YouTube, that creators risk being left behind by YouTube’s copyright protection policies.
IP disputes made up 80% of cases heard by the Beijing Internet Court over its first year in existence, Chinese state media have reported.
Amazon’s Audible will not enable its new “Audible Captions” feature for a number of audiobooks, following a copyright infringement complaint by several members of the Association of American Publishers.
E-cigarette maker Juul Labs has taken legal action against counterfeiters which it says are making dangerous counterfeits of its vaping products and selling them to minors.
Burberry has filed a trademark infringement suit against the operators of a number of online websites which allegedly sell counterfeit products.