Wednesday, June 27, 2007

DAE 2007

On line the panel of the Electronic Administrative Law Conference 2007.

http://www.giurdanella.it/7827

 

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Friday, June 22, 2007

WIPO events during the week of June 25 to July 1, 2007

WIPO events during the week of June 25 to July 1, 2007

Visit the WIPO Conferences, Meetings and Seminars web site to access the full index of meetings and related documents, including meetings in other locations and other upcoming events in Geneva.


In Geneva:

WIPO-WTO/ACAD/07
WIPO-WTO Colloquium for Teachers of Intellectual Property
From 18-Jun-2007 to 29-Jun-2007 (Geneva, Switzerland)

WO/PBC/11
Program and Budget Committee
From 25-Jun-2007 to 28-Jun-2007 (Geneva, Switzerland)

In Other Locations:

WIPO/STL/MRU/07
National Workshop on Managing Intellectual Property (IP) and Successful Techology Licensing (STL)
From 25-Jun-2007 to 29-Jun-2007 (Port Louis, Mauritius)

WIPO/GEO/BEI/07
International Symposium on Geographical Indications
From 26-Jun-2007 to 28-Jun-2007 (Beijing, China)

WIPO and the State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC), China, will jointly host the International Symposium on Geographical Indications from June 26 to 28, 2007, at the Beijing International Hotel, Beijing, China.

The Symposium, which is held every two years, brings together representatives of Member States’ administrations, producers who use geographical indications to promote their products, and leading experts in the field, for an exchange of experiences and views. In addition to offering practical insights into technicalities concerning the use and protection of geographical indications, the Symposium will seek to contribute constructively to the ongoing debate on issues relating to geographical indications at the national and international levels.

WIPO-LAS/PI/TUN/07
OMPI/LAS quatrième réunion régionale arabe de coordination à l’attention des directeurs d’offices de propriété industrielle et de droit d’auteur
From 27-Jun-2007 to 29-Jun-2007 (Tunis, Tunisia)

WIPO/ARB/DAE/07
WIPO Sub-Regional Workshop on Arbitration and Mediation of Intellectual Property Disputes
From 28-Jun-2007 to 29-Jun-2007 (Daejeon Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea)

TWO/40/PREP
UPOV – Technical Working Party for Ornamental Plants and Forest Trees – Preparatory Workshop for the Fortieth Session
On 01-Jul-2007 (Kunming, China)

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Thursday, June 14, 2007

Recent Papers on Copyright Law – From http://law.bepress.com/

Rachael Stiegel 2007 Harry Potter and the Laboratory Creativity: Fandom Infringement of Copyrights and a Proposed Exception for Experimental Use Rachael Stiegel
Matthew Rimmer 2007 Digital Copyright and the Consumer Revolution: Hands off my iPod Matthew Rimmer
Catherine Bond 2007 Reconciling Crown Copyright and Reuse of Government Information: An Analysis of the CLRC Crown Copyright Review University of New South Wales Faculty of Law Research Series
Samuel J. Horovitz 2007 Two Wrongs Don’t Negate a Copyright: Don’t Make Students Turnitin if You Won’t Give It Back Samuel J. Horovitz
Thomas F. Cotter 2007 Fair Use and Copyright Overenforcement Thomas F. Cotter
Timm Neu 2007 Bollywood is coming! Copyright and Film Industry Issues Regarding International Film Co-Productions Involving India Cornell Law School LL.M. Papers Series
Peter S. Menell and David Nimmer 2007 Legal Realism in Action: Indirect Copyright Liability’s Continuing Tort Framework and Sony’s de facto Demise Berkeley Center for Law and Technology
Graeme B. Dinwoodie 2007 A Reverse Notice and Takedown Regime To Enable Fair Uses of Technically Protected Copyrighted Works (forthcoming 2007) (with J. Reichman & P. Samuelson) Graeme B. Dinwoodie
Graeme B. Dinwoodie 2007 The WIPO Copyright Treaties: A Transition to the Future of International Copyright Lawmaking? (forthcoming 2007) (symposium) Graeme B. Dinwoodie
Graeme B. Dinwoodie 2007 Foreign and International Influences on National Copyright Policy: A Surprisingly Rich Picture Graeme B. Dinwoodie
Katie E. Lula 2007 The Curious Case of Artifex v. Publicus: A New Idea of Copyright Katie E Lula
Michael W. Carroll 2007 Creative Commons as Conversational Copyright Villanova University Legal Working Paper Series
Giuseppe Mazziotti 2007 EU Digital Copyright Law and the End-User (abstract) giuseppe mazziotti
Thomas F. Cotter 2007 Fair Use and Copyright Overenforcement Thomas F. Cotter
Viva R. Moffat 2007 Rethinking Contractual Restrictions on Fair Use: Preemption and the Structure of Copyright Policymaking Viva R. Moffat
Rebecca Tushnet 2007 My Fair Ladies : Sex, Gender, and Fair Use in Copyright Georgetown Law Faculty Working Papers
Jonah M. Knobler 2007 Performance Anxiety: The Internet and Copyright’s Vanishing Performance/Distribution Distinction Jonah M. Knobler
Joseph P. Bauer 2007 Addressing the Incoherency of Judicial Interpretation of the Preemption Provision of the Copyright Act of 1976 Joseph P Bauer
paul j. heald 2007 PROPERTY RIGHTS AND THE EFFICIENT EXPLOITATION OF COPYRIGHTED WORKS: AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF PUBLIC DOMAIN AND COPYRIGHTED FICTION BEST SELLERS paul j heald
Victor Nicholas Knipe 2007 Private Copyright: Digital Rights Management Systems and the Consumer ExpressO
Jane C. Ginsburg 2007 The Pros and Cons of Strengthening Intellectual Property Protection: Technological Protection Measures and Section 1201 of the US Copyright Act Columbia Public Law & Legal Theory Working Papers
Olufunmilayo B. Arewa 2007 The Freedom to Copy: Copyright, Borrowing and Context Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
Elliot Cook 2007 Internationalizing Copyright: How Claims of International, Extraterritorial Copyright Infringement May Be Brought in U.S. Courts ExpressO
Jason C. Breen 2007 YouTube or YouLose? Can YouTube Survive a Copyright Infringement Lawsuit ExpressO
Jason C. Breen 2007 YouTube or YouLose? Can YouTube Survive a Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Jason C Breen
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Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Digital Content – Research

Ac Nielsen has published an interesting research on internet and digital consumers in Italy.

According to this research the 52% of Italians do not use internet at all.

Further information here:

http://www.osservatoriocontenutidigitali.it/Portals/22/OCD_sintesiindagine.pdf

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Friday, June 1, 2007

WIPO events during the week of June 4, 2007 to June 10, 2007

In Geneva:

IPC/WG/17
IPC Union – IPC Revision Working Group
From 04-Jun-2007 to 08-Jun-2007 (Geneva, Switzerland)

ISIP/07
Interregional Intermediate Seminar on Industrial Property
From 06-Jun-2007 to 08-Jun-2007 (Geneva, Switzerland)

In Other Locations:

WIPO-IDB/IP/RYD/07
WIPO/IDB Regional Seminar for Arab Countries on Intellectual Property and Transfer of Technology
From 04-Jun-2007 to 06-Jun-2007 (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)

WIPO/SMES/LHE/07
WIPO Asia Sub-Regional Workshop on the Use of Intellectual Property (IP) by SME Support Institutions for the Promotion of Competitiveness of SMEs in the Food Processing Sector
From 05-Jun-2007 to 06-Jun-2007 (Lahore, Pakistan)

WIPO/IP/JU/MCT/07
WIPO National Seminar Intellectual Property for Judges
From 09-Jun-2007 to 10-Jun-2007 (Muscat, Oman)

TWV/41/PREP
UPOV – Technical Working Party for Vegetables – Preparatory Workshop for the Forty-First Session
On 10-Jun-2007 (Nairobi, Kenya)

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New Papers on Intellectual Property

The following papers on intellectual property law are authored by legal scholars at some of the leading law schools in the United States. These authors are posting their work in this and other subject areas to the NELLCO Legal Scholarship Repository, located at http://lsr.nellco.org. To access any of the papers in question – without charge – simply click on the links below. 

PAPERS

Timm Neu, “Bollywood Is Coming! Copyright and Film Industry Issues Regarding International Film Co-Productions Involving India”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/cornell/lps/papers/14/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1030&context=cornell/lps

Mary-Rose Papandrea, “Citizen Journalism and the Reporter’s Privilege”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/bc/bclsfp/papers/167/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1168&context=bc/bclsfp

Nicola Lucchi, “Countering the Unfair Play of DRM Technologies”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/nyu/plltwp/papers/50/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1049&context=nyu/plltwp

Nicholas Economides, “‘Net Neutrality,’ Non-Discrimination and Digital Distribution of Content through the Internet”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/nyu/lewp/papers/92/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1096&context=nyu/lewp

Jane C. Ginsburg, “The Pros and Cons of Strengthening Intellectual Property Protection: Technological Protection Measures and Section 1201 of the US Copyright Act”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/columbia/pllt/papers/07137/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1029&context=columbia/pllt

Lee Petherbridge and R. Polk Wagner, “The Federal Circuit and Patentability: An Empirical Assessment of the Law of Obviousness”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/upenn/wps/papers/103/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1107&context=upenn/wps

Harry First, “Microsoft and the Evolution of the Intellectual Property Concept”
Link to abstract and full citation: http://lsr.nellco.org/nyu/lewp/papers/74/
Download the paper: http://lsr.nellco.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1078&context=nyu/lewp

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