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World Intellectual Property Day - The first case of short video in advertisement infringing copyright in China, for which Tian Yuan acted as the agent, announced the first instance judgment

2019-04-26

Lawyer Wang Qi from Tian Yuan, as the agent of a new famous photographer Liu Muyu, appealed for the case of Liu Muyu vs. Shanghai Yitiao Network Technology Co., Ltd. (referred to as" Yitiao" or "the Defendant") for copyright disputes. Haidian District People's Court, Beijing, made a public judgment on April 26, 2019 (World Intellectual Property Day), requiring Yitiao to make an apology to and compensate the plaintiff for economic loss and reasonable expenses over RMB 500,000. This case is the first one of copyright infringement by using short video in advertisement in China, and also the single copyright protection case with the highest amount of compensation for short video so far.


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