Dramatico Entertainment Ltd and Others v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd and Others: ChD 20 Feb 2012

The claimants, music copyright holders, sought an injunction against the defendant Internet Service Providers to require them to restrain access to a file-sharing website (TPB).
Held: The website was infringing the copyright of the claimants.
Arnold J
[2012] EWHC 268 (Ch), [2012] 3 CMLR 14, [2012] RPC 27, [2013] Bus LR D24, [2012] ECDR 14
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 97A, European Parliament and Council Directive 2001/29/EC of 22 May 2001 on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights in the information society 8(3)
England and Wales
CitedTwentieth Century Fox Film Corp and Others v British Telecommunications Plc ChD 28-Jul-2011
The claimant rights holders sought an order to require the defendant broadband internet provider to deny access to its users to websites which were said to facilitate the distribution of infringing copies of their films. An earlier judgment had . .

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Principal judgmentDramatico Entertainment Ltd and Others v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd and Others ChD 2-May-2012
The claimant record companies sought injunctions to prevent the defendant broadband suppliers allowing access to a website which provided facilties to those wishing to swap materials which infringed the claimants’ copyrights in music.
Held: . .

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Updated: 16 May 2021; Ref: scu.451434