The EU’s highest court has determined key parameters for when it is legal to offer a cloud-based video recording service.
Maria Tzanou’s book explores ‘dataveillance’, the coming together of data and surveillance, as applied to metadata, travel, financial transactions and the internet.
Academics question if proposed reforms will find the right balance between publishers, ISPs and internet aggregators.
Maciej Szpunar of the CJEU advised that cloud-based TV recording is equivalent to using a video recorder in the home.
Porter Bibb, the famous American financier and media producer, believes Netflix will have to introduce adverts to boost revenues, but this will prompt its decline.
The court said telcos and browser providers should cover the cost of protecting copyright because they can afford to.
This diagram shows how Europe’s highest court interprets the ‘right of communication to the public’.
Canada’s Supreme Court disagreed with Google about whether one country could impose a decision to remove search results even if that might break laws elsewhere.
Is it legal to resell ebooks like paper books? Technological advances like blockchain may fill the gaps where legislators and courts struggle to make decisions.
Per Advocate General Szpunar of the Court of Justice of the EU, Uber will have to submit to national transport regulations because it supplies more than information.