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State Court of São Paulo has ordered GOOGLE to remove links to sites which offer unauthorized real time programs from TV GLOBO

According to news reports, the largest Brazilian television broadcaster – TV GLOBO –  has obtained an injunction before the State Court of São Paulo against Google  based on copyright violation.  The injunction requires the search engine to remove from the search results links to sites which offer access to real time programs from TV Globo without authorization.

TV GLOBO claims to have first sent  warning letters to Google demanding the removal of the links and that the court action was only filed as a last resource  in view of the lack of compliance with the requests. Continue reading

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The Brazilian government formalized the bilateral agreement with the government of India for co-production of audiovisual works

As of November 01, 2011, a Decree issued by the Brazilian government promulgating the agreement reached with the government of India for co-production of audiovisual works is valid and in force. The pact was signed by both countries on June 04, 2007 at New Delhi. Shri P. R. Dasmunsi, Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Parliamentary Affairs signed on behalf of Government of India and Mr. Celso Amorim, Minister of External Relations, on behalf of the Federative Republic of Brazil.

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