Roadshow Films Pty Ltd v Telstra Corp Ltd and the recent development of blocking injunctions in Australia

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Abstract

Comments on the Australian Federal Court decision in Roadshow Films Pty Ltd v Telstra Corp Ltd on whether blocking injunctions should be granted against Australian internet service providers to prevent access to online locations which enabled television smart box users to stream copyrighted films without the owners' consent. Considers the effectiveness of such injunctions compared to earlier audiovisual industry attempts to combat online piracy.
LanguageEnglish
Pages750-753
Number of pages4
JournalEuropean Intellectual Property Review
Volume40
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • audiovisual industry
  • Australia
  • blocking injunctions
  • copyright works
  • films
  • internet protocol television
  • smart devices
  • streaming media

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In: European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 40, No. 11, 2018, p. 750-753.

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