COMMUNIA Salon on the German proposal to implement Article 17 revisited
On 17 March 2021, the sixth Communia Salon on the new Directive on Copyright and Related Rights in the Digital Single Market will take place, this time focusing on the German implementation proposal for Article 17. You are welcome to attend!
At the Salon, the German proposal for the implementation of the DSM Directive will be discussed for the second time, after the original proposal was the subject of the third Communia Salon in July last year. Dr. Martin Bittner and dr. Thomas Ewert (both German Ministry for Justice and Consumer Protection) will present the new implementation proposal, followed by individual presentations from Julia Reda (former MEP and Project lead control ©), Marco Pancini (Youtube) and Xavier Blanc (AEPO-ARTIS), and an informal Q&A session led by Paul Keller (COMMUNIA / Open Future). The Salon will be moderated by Teresa Nobre.
The event will take place on 17 March 2021 from 15:30 and 17:00 on Zoom, prior registration is required here. Welcome!
On 23rd of November, 2021, the European Commission has published two reports in the field of copyright, as required by Directives 2014/26/EU (CRM Directive) and 2019/790 (DSM Directive). They are supported by two studies: Study on emerging issues on collective licensing management in the digital environment, and Study on selected issues relating to the application of the CRM Directive.
A new book “Law and Artificial Intelligence: Issues of Ethics, Human Rights and Social Harm” was published (Institute of Criminology at the Faculty of law in Ljubljana, 2021), the editors of which are prof. dr. Aleš Završnik and dr. Katja Simončič. The author of one of the articles is also dr. Maja Bogataj Jančič, LL.M., LL.M., who wrote an article on the topic of whether artificial intelligence can be an author of a copyright work.
Jožef Štefan Institute is organising GO-DIP workshop series, first of them coming on November 19th, 2021 is revolving around software IP and data agreements. The GO-DIP project aims to increase the competencies of knowledge generators and intermediaries. At 15.10 dr. Maja Bogataj Jančič, LL.M., LL.M. will be lecturing in the Workshop: Development of a checklist for model digital IP agreements. Welcome!
2nd GPAI Summit will occur from 11-12 November, 2021 in Paris, France. Leading international AI experts from civil society, academia, industry and governments, including ministerial-level delegates from GPAI’s Membership, will come together for GPAI’s annual event. This public-facing event will include reporting on the ten Working Groups’ study topics, including the reporting of Data Governance Working Group (DG WG). Public conferences will be broadcasted live on GPAI’s Youtube channel. Welcome!