The UK's Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit has warned trick or treaters against buying fake fancy dress costumes online in the lead up to Halloween, on October 31.
Articles 11 and 13 of the recently-passed copyright directive are “ill-considered and should not be EU law”, according to a letter shared by the Electronic Frontier Foundation yesterday.
The UK government yesterday announced its plan to explore further measures aimed at clamping down on users and providers of illicit streaming devices.
The developers of video game “Grand Theft Auto V” have persuaded the Federal Court of Australia (New South Wales) to grant search and seizure orders against five individuals believed to be associated with cheating software.
More than a quarter (26%) of British consumers has been ripped off in the past year through purchasing something online only to discover that it was counterfeit.
Thailand has reportedly proposed a new copyright law that would accelerate the speed at which infringing content is removed from online.
The most effective anti-piracy warnings are those which are explicit, according to a recent study by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
The UK’s Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has handed what one law firm has called “unprecedented” costs to translation company TheBigWord in a trademark infringement claim.
Video games developer Epic Games has taken two players to court over cheat software for “Fortnite", a multi-player survival video game.
More than a third (38%) of consumers access music by infringing copyright, according to new research by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.