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New book: The Liability of Internet Intermediaries, by Jaani Riordan26 September 2016To celebrate the recent publication of the book, Chambers hosted a launch party at Somerset House, London, which was attended by a number of key clients, judges, and academics. The textbook is the first to provide comprehensive analysis of the legal responsibilities of information society services who transmit and host the content of third parties, […]
8 New Square awarded IP, IT and Media set of the year by The Legal 500 UK25 October 2016The Legal 500 UK announced yesterday that they have have awarded 8 New Square Set of the Year in IP, IT and Media & Entertainment,
Quentin Cregan speaks for the Midlands Intellectual Property Society7 July 2016Quentin Cregan spoke at the Midlands Intellectual Property Society (MIPS) event on Thursday 7th July 2016. His talk, entitlted ‘(De-?)Europeanising IP Enforcement’ considered the interaction between the UK’s domestic IP remedies and enforcement regime, in the context of both EUMarleasing and international Jade obligations. In particular, his talk focused on the effect of EU and […]
8 New Square invite Dr Eleonora Rosati to be a Door Tenant15 March 2016Chambers are delighted that Dr Eleonora Rosati, an Italian Qualified lawyer has accepted their invitation to be a Door Tenant at 8 New Square. Admitted to the Florence Bar, Eleonora is a lecturer in IP at the University of Southampton, a guest lecturer in copyright law at EDHEC Business school (Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales […]
Martin Howe speaks at the ITMA Designs Event27 April 2016Martin Howe QC spoke at the ITMA Designs Seminar on Wednesday 27 April 2016. His talk featured the interface between registered design protection and copyright protection for industrially produced objects in the light of the Flos (Arco lamp) case in the ECJ and the forthcoming repeal of section 52 of the CDPA 1988; the protection […]