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EU warned against copyright reform

EU warned against copyright reform

Audiences across the EU will lose out substantially if the European Commission presses ahead with plans to erode the territorial exploitation of film and television rights, a report released at…

Analyst: Bundesliga rights set for €4.4bn bill

Analyst: Bundesliga rights set for €4.4bn bill

According to Ampere Analysis, with the auction for the TV rights for Germany’s Bundesliga soon to kick off, the league looks set to become the world’s second most valuable football…

Atresmedia consolidates pay-TV ops

In a move designed to take better advantage of growth opportunities, content production and distribution group Atresmedia has created Atresmedia Internacional to combine its three international channels – Antena 3,…

NFL, YouTube expand partnership

NFL, YouTube expand partnership

The National Football League (NFL) and YouTube have announced a renewal to their strategic partnership, strengthening the relationship between the sports league and online video platform. Since launching its channel…

AAPA welcomes UK anti-piracy initiative

Marking the launch of the United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office’s IP Enforcement Strategy, Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA) and the IPO organised jointly a seminar on illegal streaming and the sale…

Canal+ extends Top 14 Rugby deal

Already broadcast rights partner of France’s Top 14 rugby union championship until 2019, Canal + has confirmed it has won the most recent tender, extending its coverage on to 2023.…

BT strikes YouTube deal

UK telco BT has unveiled what it describes as “ambitious” plans to bring its BT Sport channels to millions of additional sports fans through a range of digital channels. These…

UK IP Minister slams pirate STBs

UK Minister for Intellectual Property Baroness Lucy Neville-Rolfe has launched the Government’s intellectual property (IP) enforcement strategy, highlighting the threat of illegal streaming services and set-top boxes. The strategy document…

TalkTalk TV adds BT Sport

TalkTalk TV adds BT Sport

A deal with BT Sport will see UK quad-play operator TalkTalk’s TV homes have access to all major UK sports channel, and see all Premier League and UEFA Champions League…

Digital piracy costs Ireland €320m

A report by business advisory firm Grant Thornton estimates that digital piracy has caused the loss of 500 jobs to the Irish economy by 2015. The estimated cost to the…