Copyright law & Copyright protection

  • Judicial and extra-judicial enforcement and defence of copyright claims
  • Warnings
  • Filesharing & sharing networks
  • Copyright criminal law
  • Webpages copyright protection (texts, pictures, programming, etc.)
  • Protection of software
  • DRM- Digital Right Management
  • Agency agreements, webdesign contracts

Just in our information era, mental efforts of the originator are often injured. The mental effort of copyrighted works of an originator such as texts, music, pictures, software, etc shows an important achievement. With increase of the internet, the spreading of copyrighted works has exorbitantly increased. At the same time, however, the technical advancement allows the originator to easily locate the copyright offences. The copyrighted works can be found as fast as they are copied. The amount in dispute, for a single multiplied work, lies mostly between 5.000 and 10.000 euro. Besides, high compensation claims threaten.

In cases such as warnings of file sharing in file-sharing networks, an important technical know-how is also necessary together with the juridical special knowledge.

File sharing network & Pirate copies

  • Warnings & defense of warnings
  • Judicial and extra-judicial enforcement / defence of cease and desist letter, information claims, compensation claims and destruction claims
  • Automatic supervision of sharing networks and p2p networks regarding law infringements with help of special software (music, films, software)
  • Copyright Criminal Law

You could also be interested on following information about file sharing networks and pirate copies (Kopie 1)

Antipiracy and supervision of Peer-2-Peer-Network (P2P)
Can the bare looking of a film on the Internet be already unlawful? - Juridical action against film portals such as


Informations to Copyright

Here you will find current news & judgements, laws as well as articles for Copyright Law.


Design law & Design protection

  • extra-judicial and judicial enforcement and defence of claims, especially in the sector of plagiarism
  • Warning
  • Protection by Performance Protection under Unfair Competition Law
  • Registration of national, European and international design patent

Designs will be protected by different legal rules, so from the sector Copyright Law, Design Patent Law and Unfair Competition Law. Here, different high demands will be made to the design quality of the design performance by the respective legal rules. Here you have to decide the suitable protection possibility for the respective design to grant sufficient and comprehensive protection to the mental creation. :: Law Firm Hild & Colleagues :: Konrad-Adenauer-Allee 55 :: 86150 Augsburg ::::
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