More than 200 academics against Article 11
More than 200 academics are warning against the introduction of a new tax on linking for which lobby publishers of print media and press agencies.
The anomaly on the publicity money-sharing market exists, but copyright law is not the right mechanism to solve this problem. The tax would only enforce the position of Google against its competitors and have a negative effect on the plurality of media in the long term.
On Friday 23 June 2023, a webinar entitled “Copyright and Legal Basis for Generative Artificial Intelligence Training” was held as the inaugural event of an informal research network in the region in the field of copyright. Researchers from Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and North Macedonia participated in the event, which is part of the national Open Knowledge Day initiative and the national and regional coordination activities carried out by ODIPI under the auspices of Knowledge Rights 21.
Open Data and Intellectual Property Institute ODIPI is organising a webinar on the topic of text and data mining copyright exception, titled “Copyright-legal basis for training generative AI”, as part of the national and regional coordination of the Knowledge Rights 21 programme, led by Dr. Maja Bogataj Jančič.