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International Copyright: Principles, Law, and Practice (4th edition)

ISBN : 9780197601914

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¥6,864
Author: 
Paul Goldstein; P. Bernt Hugenholtz
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2021
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International Copyright surveys and analyzes the legal doctrines affecting copyright practice around the world, in both transactional and litigation settings. It provides a step-by-step methodology for advising clients involved in exploiting creative works in or from foreign countries. Written by two of the most esteemed experts of copyright law in the United States and Europe, this volume is a unique synthesis of copyright law and practice, taking into account the Berne Convention, the TRIPs Agreement, the ongoing harmonization of copyright in the European Union, and the impact of the Internet. National copyright rules on protectible subject matter, ownership, term, and rights are covered in detail and compared from country to country, as are topics on moral rights and neighboring rights. Separate sections cover such important topics as territoriality, national treatment and choice of law, as well as the treaty and trade arrangements that underlie substantive copyright norms.

Index: 

PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION
PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION
TABLE OF ABBREVIATIONS
JOURNALS
PART I Principles of International Copyright
CHAPTER 1 Introduction
CHAPTER 2 The Legal Traditions
CHAPTER 3 The Norms of International Copyright
CHAPTER 4 Territoriality, National Treatment, Jurisdiction, and Conflict of Laws
CHAPTER 5 Scope and Points of Attachment of International Protection
PART II Substantive Copyright Law
CHAPTER 6 Subject Matter of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
CHAPTER 7 Authorship and Ownership
CHAPTER 8 Term of Protection
CHAPTER 9 Economic Rights
CHAPTER 10 Moral Rights
CHAPTER 11 Exemptions, Statutory Licenses, and Other Limitations on Exclusive Rights
CHAPTER 12 Enforcement
APPENDICES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX

About the author: 

Paul Goldstein currently serves as Of Counsel at Morrison & Foerster in their intellectual property group and has been regularly included in Best Lawyers in America. He has served as chairman of the U.S. Office of Technology Assessment Advisory Panel on Intellectual Property Rights in an Age of Electronics and Information, has been a visiting scholar at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Patent, Copyright, and Competition Law in Munich, Germany, and was a founding faculty member of the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center. In addition, before joining the Stanford Law School faculty in 1975, he was a professor of law at the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School. P. Bernt Hugenholtz is Professor of Intellectual Property Law and Director of the Institute for Information Law of the University of Amsterdam (IViR). In 1989 he received his doctor's degree cum laude from the University of Amsterdam, where he defended his thesis on copyright protection of; works of facts. He has written numerous books, studies and articles on a variety of topics involving copyright, information technology, new media and the Internet. At the University of Amsterdam he teaches courses in copyright law, international copyright law and industrial property law. He was a member of the Amsterdam Bar and partner of the law firm Stibbe between 1990 and 1998. Since 2003 he has been a deputy judge at the Court of Appeal in Arnhem.

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