• Vine videos copyright issues

    Our managing partner Henna has been speaking to some national newspapers today about the Premier League’s announcement that it will be cracking down on fans who post unofficial Vine videos to social media sites due to copyright issues. See what Henna thinks on the issue below:  

    “The Premier League is cracking down on the illegal use of the copyright because it undermines the lucrative commercial deals that it has entered into with various entities and media outlets. It is being forced to tackle the issue head on and in a very public manner to demonstrate to its commercial partners that the issue is being taken extremely seriously. I would imagine that the Premier League has had some stressful conversations with its commercial partners about the unauthorised use of this copyright. If the Premier League doesn't get control of the situation its commer…
    14 2014