Policy & Evidence

The relationship between copyright and contract law

Type: Report
Author
Martin Kretschmer, Estelle Derclaye, Marcella Favale, Richard Watt
Description
This report was commissioned by SABIP and published as UK Intellectual Property Office Research Paper No. 2010 (04). It considers contract limits, the use of digital rights management, regulations on contracts, and identifies various research gaps, including the lack of evidence around statutory exceptions and their effect on contract negotiations.
Date
2010
Abstract
The abstract provided by the author(s) of this work is as follows: A review of the relationship between copyright and contract law addressing both supply- and demand-side issues. It covers legal and economic perspectives on copyright and contracts.
Publisher
UK Intellectual Property Office
Institution
Strategic Advisory Board for Intellectual Property Policy (SABIP), UK Intellectual Property Office
Place of publication
Cardiff
Jurisdiction
United Kingdom
Language
ENG
Size
1.5 MB, 150 pp.
Copyright Information
In Copyright
Rights and Reuse
All Rights Reserved
DOI
http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2710614
Cortex Citation:
Martin Kretschmer et al., “The relationship between copyright and contract law,” Copyright Cortex, accessed August 19, 2017, https://copyrightcortex.org/policy-evidence/the-relationship-between-copyright-contract-law.