INVITATION to DSM Directive webinars
Between 16 June and 24 June 2020, Communia has decided to organise a series of four webinars on the provisions of the new Directive EU 2019/790 on Copyright and Related Rights in the Digital Single Market.
As the DSM Directive implementation date is fast approaching and EU Member States are stepping up their processes for implementation (track the implementation status in EU Member States here). Slovenia has invited the stakeholders to submit their written observations and suggestions until 30 April 2020.
The following webinars will be held, all of which will take place between 10:00 and 11:00:
– Press Publishers’ Right (Art. 15) – 16 June;
– Text and Data Mining and Education Exceptions (Arts. 3-5) – 17 June;
– Use of Content by Online Platforms (Art. 17) – 23 June;
– Cultural Heritage Provisions (Arts. 6, 8-11, 14) – 24 June.
Each webinar has a limit of 30 participants. In order to attend the webinar, a registration at least 24 hours beforehand is necessary, please register here.
For more information on the webinars, see here.
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!