Case Law: Cartier v BSkyB, Website blocking orders against ISPs upheld – Kaisa Patsalides

10 07 2016

court-injunctionsOn 6 July 2016 the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in Cartier International AG and others v British Sky Broadcasting Limited and others, ([2016] EWCA Civ 658) dismissing an appeal against an order requiring internet service providers (“ISPs”) to block websites offering counterfeit goods. Read the rest of this entry »





Blocking Injunctions and the Court’s unlimited jurisdiction to make orders – Hugh Tomlinson QC

30 10 2014

court-injunctionsThe recent “blocking injunction” decision of Mr Justice Arnold in Cartier International and Others v. BSkyB and others [2014] EWHC 3354 (Ch) has attracted considerable comment from intellectual property lawyers [1] but also contains a discussion of the Court’s jurisdiction to grant injunctions which is of general application and is potentially useful to media lawyers. Read the rest of this entry »