Combating illegal file sharing

Combating illegal file sharing

legislation (initiatives) in France, Germany and the United Kingdom (full text available only in Dutch)

Summary

This report describes the laws and proposed legislation aiming to combat illegal file sharing. 'Illegal' file sharing is here defined as both downloading (copying) and uploading (offering) copyright-protected content without the required copyright owner's permission. The report covers developments in Germany, France and the United Kingdom.

Publication data

Author(s):
Ringnalda, A., Elferink, M., Cock Buning, M. de
Organization(s):
WODC, UU - Molengraaff Instituut voor Privaatrecht
Place of publication:
Utrecht
Publisher:
Centrum voor Intellectueel Eigendomsrecht (CIER), University of Utrecht
Year of publication:
2009

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Address:
Universiteit Utrecht, Centrum voor intellectueel eigendomsrecht (CIER)