Get a licence or do not stream! Interlocutory judgment against Deezer in Hungary

By Mezei P.

Abstract

Municipal Court of First Instance, 1.P.26.229/2013/54Municipal Court of Appeals, 8.Pf.21.212/2017/6The Municipal Court of Appeals has confirmed that the streaming of musical performances without the authorization of the competent collective management organization (CMO) of the musical performing artists runs against the Hungarian Copyright Act and the Act on Collective Rights Management. …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice