FLAG Federation Against Software Theft Legal Advisory Group
PICTFOR and Eric Joyce MP were pleased to support FAST at a meeting with Mike Weatherly MP, James Firth from Open Digital and the FAST legal community on Tuesday 14th September in Portcullis House.
The principle of ‘Exhaustion’ in IP – a pincer movement?
- Robert Clark of Arthur Cox on the anticipated ECJ’s ruling on the reference of Karen Murphy v Media Protection Services Limited. (Case C-429/08)
– The ramifications; what will it mean if the European Court rules in Murphy’s favour?
– How would it relate to software?
- Second hand software: Oracle International Corporation, Redwood Shores, CA, USA v UsedSoft GmbH, Munich–The ramifications; how will business models be affected if copyright holders who deliver their software over the internet to customers lose their ability to control the further distribution of those works?