European Copyright Society Conference 

Copyright Challenges During the Pandemic (and Beyond)

Date: Friday, 21 May 2021, 15:00-17:45 hrs.
Location: ZOOM session (log-in details will be shared one day in advance)
Registration: Please send an email to Ms. Margriet Pauws-Huisink


14:50-15:00 Welcome
Prof. Martin Senftleben, ECS, University of Amsterdam

15:00-16:00 Income Prospects of Authors and Performers
Chair: Prof. Estelle Derclaye, ECS, University of Nottingham

  • 15:00-15:10 Copyright Contract Law – Harmonization and National Experiences
    Prof. Bernt Hugenholtz, ECS, University of Amsterdam
  • 15:10-15:20 Appropriate and Proportionate Remuneration
    Prof. Raquel Xalabarder, ECS, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
  • 15:20-15:30 Non-Use and Reversion Rights
    Prof. Martin Kretschmer, ECS, University of Glasgow
  • 15:30-15:40 Revenue Streams for Performers and Impact of Human Rights After CJEU, RAAP
    Prof. Valérie-Laure Benabou, ECS, Aix-Marseille Université,
    and Prof. Ole-Andreas Rognstad, ECS, University of Oslo

15:40-16:00 Discussion


16:10-17:40 Use for Educational, Research and Expressive Purposes
Chair: Prof. Martin Senftleben, ECS, University of Amsterdam

  • 16:10-16:20 Digital Distance Education – the Hungarian Emergency Law
    Prof. Péter Mezei, University of Szeged
  • 16:20-16:30 E-lending – Problems and Solutions
    Prof. Séverine Dusollier, ECS, Sciences Po
  • 16:30-16:40 Lecture Recordings – the UK Controversy
    Prof. Lionel Bently, ECS, University of Cambridge

16:40-16:50 Discussion

  • 16:50-17:00 Text-and-Data Mining – New EU Legislation
    Prof. Tatiana Synodinou, ECS, University of Cyprus
  • 17:10-17:20 Text-and-Data Mining – New Interpretative Framework
    Prof. Alain Strowel, ECS, UCLouvain and Université Saint-Louis
  • 17:20-17:30 Platform Liability and Freedom of Expression: The Article 17 CDSMD Challenge in CJEU, Poland
    Prof. Christophe Geiger, ECS, University of Strasbourg

17:30-17:40 Discussion

17:40-17:45 Closing

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Programme (pdf)