Tagged With: World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Fine-tuning European copyright law to strike a balance between the rights of owners and users
This journal article argues that the EU Information Society Directive of 2001 does not achieve harmonisation of copyright law across the EU, using an analysis of the treatment of technological protection measures to demonstrate that the directive has been implemented differently in each member state.
Extended Collective Licenses and the Nordic Experience: It's a Hybrid but is it a Volvo or a Lemon?
This journal article considers whether extended collective licensing schemes can be imported into jurisdictions outside the Nordic countries, where they originated.
Policy & Evidence
Copyright Exceptions and Statutory Diversity: The WIPO Study of Exceptions for Libraries and Archives
This conference paper provides an overview of the WIPO Study of Exceptions and Limitations for Libraries and Archives, with examples and discussion of different jurisdictions, including take-up, scope and specificity of exceptions.