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Balancing Copyright Law in the Digital Age [electronic resource] : Comparative Perspectives / edited by Roberto Caso, Federica Giovanella.

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dc.contributor.author Caso, Roberto. editor.
dc.contributor.author Giovanella, Federica. editor.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-02T15:49:06Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-02T15:49:06Z
dc.date.created 2015.
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.isbn 9783662446485
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/23080
dc.description XI, 135 p.
dc.description.abstract This book focuses on the thorny and highly topical issue of balancing copyright in the digital age. The idea for it sprang from the often heated debates among intellectual property scholars on the possibilities and the limits of copyright. Copyright law has been broadening its scope for decades now, and as a result it often clashes with other rights (frequently, fundamental rights), raising the question of which right prevails. The papers represent the product of intensive research by experts, who employ rigorous interpretative methodologies while keeping an eye on comparison and on the impacts of new technologies on law. The contributions concentrate on the "propertization" of copyright; on the principle of exhaustion of the distribution right; on the conflict between users' privacy and personal data needs; and on the balance between copyright and academic freedom. Starting from the difficulties inherently connected to the difficult task of balancing rights that respond to opposing interests, each essay analyzes techniques and arguments applied by institutional decision-makers in trying to solve this dilemma. Each author applies a specific methodology involving legal comparison, while taking into account the European framework for copyright and related rights. This work represents a unique piece of scholarship, in which a single issue is read through different lenses, demonstrating the need to reconcile copyright with other fundamental areas of law.
dc.description.tableofcontents EU Copyright Law Between Property and Fundamental Rights. A Proposal to Connect the Dots by Caterina Sganga -- Online Exhaustion and the Boundaries of Interpretation by Giorgio Spedicato -- Effects of Culture on Judicial Decisions. Personal Data Protection vs. Copyright Enforcement by Federica Giovanella -- Copyright, Academic Freedom and Right of Access to Scholarly Works. A Comparative Perspective by Valentina Moscon.
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer, 2015.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-44648-5
dc.subject Law.
dc.subject Private international law.
dc.subject Conflict of laws.
dc.subject International law.
dc.subject Comparative law.
dc.subject Intellectual property Law and legislation.
dc.subject Law.
dc.subject International IT and Media Law, Intellectual Property Law.
dc.subject Private International Law, International & Foreign Law, Comparative Law.
dc.subject European Law.
dc.subject.ddc 343.099 23
dc.subject.lcc K4240-4343
dc.subject.lcc K1401-1578.25
dc.subject.other Humanities, Social Sciences and Law (Springer-11648)
dc.title Balancing Copyright Law in the Digital Age [electronic resource] : Comparative Perspectives / edited by Roberto Caso, Federica Giovanella.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-3-662-44648-5
dc.identifier.bib 978-3-662-44648-5
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
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