High Court of England and Wales holds TV formats eligible for copyright protection

By Pham-Minh D.

Abstract

Banner Universal Motion Pictures Limited v Endemol Shine Group Limited Friday TV AB NBC Universal Global Networks UK Limited [2017] EWHC 2600 ChThe High Court of England and Wales has recently ruled that TV formats could be afforded copyright protection as dramatic works under the Copyright Designs and Patents Act …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice