IP case law Court of Justice

Referral C-161/17 (Renckhoff, 31 Mar 2017)



Does the inclusion of a work — which is freely accessible to all internet users on a third-party website with the consent of the copyright holder — on a person’s own publicly accessible website constitute a making available of that work to the public within the meaning of Article 3(1) of Directive 2001/29/EC 1 if the work is first copied onto a server and is uploaded from there to that person’s own website?




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