Copyright and the Court of Justice of the European Union

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  • : Oxford University Press
  • : 15/07/2019
  • : 978-0-19-883717-6
  • : Anglais
274 pages


"I am certain that the book will contribute to an awareness of the many challenges facing copyright protection, both on the EU and global level, as well as the importance of EU law and the Court of Justice." Maciej Szpunar First Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the EU

This title focuses specifically on the role, action, and legacy of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in the field of copyright, also by providing an exclusive survey that covers two decades (1998-2018) of CJEU decisions in this area of the law.
The main objective of this work is providing readers with a sense of direction of EU copyright case law. In order to achieve this, an attempt at 'tidying up' and rationalizing existing rulings is carried out.

The books consists of three parts.

The first part explores the role of the CJEU in copyright cases. Besides outlining the history of EU copyright harmonization and providing statistical data concerning the Courts activity, it extracts the key standards employed in copyright case law, explains their meaning and significance, and carries out a novel statistical analysis aimed at mapping relations between the various standards.

Following a discussion of the impact of CJEU interpretation of certain EU copyright provisions (notably their preemptive force on individual EU Member States' freedom), the second part is concerned with CJEU action (and vision) in respect of three key areas of copyright: the construction of economic rights, exceptions and limitations, and enforcement.

The final part focuses on CJEU legacy broadly intended. It tackles two distinct perspectives, these being the effect on national copyright laws and the current policy discourse around EU copyright reform. As regards the former, the book discusses the default consequences of the departure of a certain Member State from the EU. In relation to the latter, attention is focused on a number of selected areas, which need to be considered in light, not just of existing legislation, but also - and perhaps most importantly - existing case law.

ISBN13 978-0-19-883717-6
EAN 9780198837176
Titre Copyright and the Court of Justice of the European Union
Date de parution 15/07/2019
Nombre de pages 274
Type d'ouvrage Colloques, études et rapports
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Langue Anglais
Auteur(s) Eleonora Rosati
Editeur / Collection / Sous-collection Oxford University Press
Thème Droit > Droit européen > Procédure et contentieux / Juridictions européennes
Thème secondaire Droit > Droit commercial et des affaires > Propriété intellectuelle / Propriété industrielle
Format Papier