Essays about: "Copyright law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 87 essays containing the words Copyright law.

  1. 1. Liability for Copyright Infringement: an investigation of the legal use of trained artificial neural networks in the context of copyright law.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Rustam Mutallimzada; [2021]
    Keywords : Artificial Neural Networks Artificial Intelligence Copyright Direct and Indirect Copyright Infringements; Technology and Engineering; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The current thesis critically investigates whether training and using third-party data in artificial neural networks (ANNs) could constitute a liability for copyright infringement. Furthermore, the present paper sets out to explore whether training and using ANNs could fall within the IP right holders' exclusive rights. READ MORE

  2. 2. The protection of fictional characters: A study on how fictional characters can be protected under copyright and trade mark law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Viktor Johnsson; [2020]
    Keywords : copyright; trade mark; trademark; overlap; public domain; intellectual property; fictional character; EUTMR; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : As the entertainment industry continues to grow and fictional characters holding enormous value, this paper seeks to explain how the characters can be protected within the EU through copyright or the use of trade marks, and what the limitations to such protection might be. The paper is using a legal analytical method and looks at both the legislation and the case-law within the union, but also at doctrine and other jurisdictions to aid the interpretation where case-law is absent. READ MORE

  3. 3. Copyright implications of computer-generated imagery using the likeness of real people

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Emmi Leinonen; [2020]
    Keywords : Copyright law; Parody; CGI; personality rights;

    Abstract : The Universal Declaration of Human Rights article 27 shows that copyright law has two functions. ‘everyone has the right freely to participate in the cultural life of the community, to enjoy the arts and to share in scientific advancement and its benefits. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interest representation in the European Union

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tim Linder; [2020]
    Keywords : EU; Interest representation; lobbying; Article 11; Article 13; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The thesis analyses interest representation in the European Union. The analysis is based upon a method of qualitative text analysis, focusing on a single case. The case used in the thesis is the proposed directive on copyright in the digital single market in the EU. The directive includes two controversial articles, article 11 and article 13. READ MORE

  5. 5. Territorial Copyright Licenses for Audio-visual Content:Steps Towards Overruling the Principle of Copyright Territoriality?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Barbora Havlíková; [2020]
    Keywords : principle of copyright territoriality; audio-visual; probability regulation; geo-blocking regulation; territorial licensing practices;

    Abstract : The thesis evaluates the  competition law and new legislation adopted under the Digital Single Market Strategy framework and itf effect on the principle of copyright territoriality and current territorial licensing practices. The interest of consumers to access cultural content, the interest of right holders to exploit their work in exchange for renumeration and interest of distributors to secure a broader audience and high income are interests which are taken into account. READ MORE