Judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU in the Case Amazon.com International Sales and Others (C-521/11) on intellectual property
On 11 July 2013, the Court of Justice of the EU rendered its judgment in the Case C-521/11, Amazon.com International Sales Inc. and Others v Austro-Mechana Gesellschaft zur Wahrnehmung mechanisch-musikalischer Urheberrechte Gesellschaft mbH, on the intellectual property.
The indiscriminate collection of a private copying levy on the first sale of recording media may, under certain conditions, be compatible with EU law. In addition, under certain conditions, there may be a rebuttable presumption that recording media sold to individuals will be used for private purposes SHOTLISTLINK
Type: Report Reference: I-080432 Date: 11/07/2013 Duration: 05:28 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Luxembourg [town] - Court of Justice of the EU Thesaurus: Intellectual property,Court of Justice of the EU Personalities:Jean-Claude Bonichot
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