Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence — May 2013

The May 2013 issue of DLA Piper’s Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence briefing is available now.

Topics covered

  • April’s key gambling issues
  • Promotional games and contests in Belgium: look before you leap
  • Australia: ‘Free TV’ proposes ban on the promotion of live odds
  • Proposed UK video games tax relief to undergo commission investigation
  • Virtual advertising in Spain
  • Romania: amendments to the mechanism for acquisition of TV advertising space
  • US: Court of Appeals rejects shutdown of retransmission service Aereo. Unsurprisingly, the broadcasters seek re-hearing
  • UK: BT makes official complaint to Ofcom over BSkyB’s refusal to air ads
  • China: new data privacy standard signals change
  • UK Defamation Bill to become law
  • Europe: public sector data to become real open data?
  • Monster in Paris caged by Italian court
  • NLA v Meltwater: UK Supreme Court seeks clarification from CJEU on the issue of temporary copies
  • UK: revised cultural test for proposed creative sector tax reliefs
  • New York federal court says no to ReDigi’s resale of digital used music
  • UK: press regulation — small blogs fall outside new regime
  • UK: rival Royal Charter launched by the press

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