Tag Archives: Swedish

Swedish Supreme Court to rule on damages relating to online copyright infringement

In 2017 four Swedish men were sentenced by Linköping District Court [see here] to jail for their role in running and operating the following torrent websites: Dreamfilm, PirateHub, TFplay, and Tankafetast. As also explained on TorrentFreak, the four sites initially … Continue reading

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Swedish Court requests CJEU to clarify meaning of 'preparatory design material' and 'employee' within Software Directive

Y owned a share in Dacom Ltd, a company in Sweden of which he subsequently was the sole owner between 2007-2011. Informed Portfolio Management (IPM) is a Swedish company that deals with capital management. In 2003, Y entered into a … Continue reading

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Swedish court considers new blocking injunction against The Pirate Bay and other torrent sites

The Swedish Patents and Market Court (the specialist IP court in this country since 2016) has been recently requested to issue an injunction against Swedish internet access provider Telia to block access to torrent sites The Pirate Bay, Dreamfilm, Nyafilmer, … Continue reading

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Overcoming methodological challenges in the application of competition law to digital platforms—a Swedish perspective

Marios C Iacovides, and Jakob Jeanrond offer Overcoming methodological challenges in the application of competition law to digital platforms—a Swedish perspective. ABSTRACT: The article presents three case studies relating to multisided markets which were handled by the Swedish Competition Authority… … Continue reading

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Swedish research libraries cancel journal contract with Elsevier

More bad news for RELX. Swedish research libraries are cancelling their journal contract through Bibsam Consortium with the academic publisher Elsevier. The contract will terminate as of June 30, 2018. Researchers from the participating organisations will continue to have access … Continue reading

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