Twitch.tv blocked in China
201809.24
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Twitch.tv blocked in China

We have written here before about the uprising of streaming service Twitch, which although originally aimed at the online gaming and e-sports market, has since branched out in to all sorts of arenas such as “reaction” videos, TV highlights, and vlogging. It has not had much of a share in the giant e-sports market in…

201809.20
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City of London Police win IP Enforcement Award

The City of London Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (“PIPCU”) has been given the Intellectual Property Champions Award for Excellence in Enforcement by the US Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Center. The award is in recognition of PIPCU’s excellent work in anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting. It is also the first time that the award has…

201809.07
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Showing image rights the red card

When we think of image rights disputes we often think of a super-rich celebrity (often an athlete) being prevented from fully exploiting their own likeness due to a conflicting contract from years past. We do not think of the dispute giving the Welsh men’s football team a helping hand in qualifying for Euro 2020. That,…