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Title The Future of copyright in a digital environment : proceedings of the Royal Academy Colloquium organized by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences (KNAW) and the Institute for Information Law ; (Amsterdam, 6-7 July 1995) / editor, P. Bernt Hugenholtz ; contributors, Egbert J. Domering ... [and others]
Published The Hague : Kluwer Law International, 1996


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Description viii, 248 pages ; 25 cm
Series Information law series ; 4
Information law series ; 4
Contents Copyright Being Washed Away through the Electronic Sieve: Some Thoughts on the Impending Copyright Crisis / Egbert J. Dommering -- The Economics of Emergent Property Rights on the Internet / Ejan Mackaay -- Conflicts of Law in Cyberspace: International Copyright in a Digitally Networked World / Paul Edward Geller -- Copyright Exemptions Old and New: Learning from Old Media Experiences / Dirk J. G. Visser -- The Cable and Satellite Analogy / Thomas Dreier -- The Copyright Approach to Copying on the Internet: (Over)Stretching the Reproduction Right? / Jaap H. Spoor -- Adapting Copyright to the Information Superhighway / P. Bernt Hugenholtz -- Intellectual Property and the National and Global Information Infrastructures / Bruce Lehman -- Towards a Global Solution: The Digital Agenda of the Berne Protocol and the New Instrument. The Rorschach Test of Digital Transmissions / Mihaly Ficsor -- The Answer to the Machine is in the Machine / Charles Clark
Collective Administration of Electronic Rights: A Realistic Option? / Ferdinand Melichar -- Copyright and Related Rights in the Information Society / Paul Vandoren -- Selling Wine without Bottles. The Economy of Mind on the Global Net / John Perry Barlow -- Putting Cars on the 'Information Superhighway': Authors, Exploiters and Copyright in Cyberspace / Jane C. Ginsburg -- Colloquium Discussions / Madeleine de Cock Buning and Jaap Haeck -- The Future of Copyright in a Digital Environment: Summary of Discussion / Paul Goldstein
Summary This book is essential for all those with an active interest in the challenges to copyright posed by the Internet and the emerging information superhighway. It contains a unique collection of papers, written by the world's foremost copyright scholars and practitioners, presented at the colloquium on The Future of Copyright in a Digital Environment in Amsterdam on July 6-7, 1995. This colloquium was organized by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences (KNAW) and the Institute for Information Law at the University of Amsterdam. The collection of papers is the first to cover the complete range of problems involved, including the scope of protected rights on the information superhighway, the application of exemptions and limitations, the collective administration of rights, resolving conflicts of law in an environment where territoriality is obsolete, alternatives to copyright protection and designing copyright for the future. This book will prove a useful source of information for all those investigating the profound impact of the emerging digital environment on copyright law
Analysis Copyright
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Copyright and electronic data processing -- Congresses.
Copyright and electronic data processing -- United States -- Congresses.
Copyright -- Databases -- Congresses.
Information superhighway -- Law and legislation -- Congresses.
Intellectual property -- Congresses.
Internet -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Dommering, E. J., 1943-
Hugenholtz, P. B.
Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
LC no. 98164481
ISBN 9041102671