E-books distinguished from software, not exhausted
Title: E-books distinguished from software, not exhausted
Author: LINKLATER, Emma
Citation: Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, 2013, Vol. 8, No. 9, pp. 685-686
ISSN: 1747-1532; 1747-1540
According to the German Regional Court of Bielefeld, the Court of Justice of the European Union's (CJEU's) UsedSoft decision is not applicable to the resale of other digital content, and contractual provisions restricting use, insofar as they prohibit resale of downloaded e-books and audio books, do not place a disproportionate disadvantage on consumers.
First published online July 23, 2013
Type of Access: openAccess
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