Netflix and the rush towards producing original content

Netflix, for example, intends on producing 1,000 hours of original programming in 2017, a rise from the 600 hours they produced in 2016 and...

For club or country? Joel Matip vs. FECAFOOT

The FIFA Regulations FIFA has issued detailed regulations requiring clubs to release players for international duty on demand, which are set out at Annex 1...
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UK government brokers first ever deal between search engines and copyright owners over pirate...

  A voluntary Code of Practice agreed between Google, Bing and the creative industries, announced on 20 February is the first agreement in the world...

Using Influencers on Social Media to promote your goods and services – new Australian...

  With the increased use of social media, businesses have shifted from more traditional types of marketing and advertising into the digital environment, with integrated...

Airbrushing: reality or freedom of expression? A dilemma under Polish press law

In December 2016, Super Express, a popular Polish tabloid newspaper, published a story in which it accused Mr Marek Kuchciński – politician and current...

Platform liability for misuse of private information – scope of the EU’s hosting defence

The case concerned a Facebook page published by Mr McCloskey called "Keeping Our Kids Safe from Predators 2". At various times this page featured...

“Fake news is bad, but the ministry of truth is even worse”: Europe Considers...

Post-Truth is Born in the USA As Donald Trump's new status as leader of the free world starts to take effect, questions continue to circulate...
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The Future of Print Journalism – our roving reporter attends the latest Media Society...

Gloom in the room Newspaper reach (via digital) is at an all time high, but the revenue making aspect (print) continues to struggle. Metro, City...
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Swimming against the stream: preventing live streaming of sporting events

When the umpire gave signal for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to start what was dubbed the "Fight of the Century" on 2 May...
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Phil Sherrell looks at the Digital Single Market and the challenges it brings

Head of Bird & Bird's international Media, Entertainment and Sport sector, Phil Sherrell, discusses the Digital Single Market and the implications for media and technology companies.