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KnowRight 2010: Conference on the Interaction of Information Related Rights, Information Technology and Knowledge Management

Vienna University
Vienna, Austria
May 5 – 6, 2010

Call for papers (end of january) The main organizer of the annual conference is again the Austrian scientific computer society OCG. The FFII is a co-organiser. The topics of your submissions is mostly open, but should be related to the ongoing discussions about legal challenges in digital media policy. For instance for IPR:

IP and competition law
 IP and development agenda (WIPO Development Agenda etc.)
 Software patents
 Re-use right
 Enforcement of IPRs
 Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement Directive (IPRED)
 Access to private and public data for enforcement purposes
 User blocking as sanction for IP violations
 Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)
 Enforcement of IP with penal law
 Public support for enforcement of IPRs
 Administrative sanctions instead of penal sanctions?
 Digital Rights Management
 Collecting societies
 Just and fair share of authors
 Pirate Bay debacle
 IP and innovation
 IP and public policy considerations
 Google books & authors’ rights


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