Online Intermediaries and Copyright Liability

WIPO Workshop Keynote Paper, Geneva, April 2005

65 Pages Posted: 14 Jul 2008

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Charlotte Waelde

University of Exeter - School of Law

Lilian Edwards

University of Newcastle - Law School

Date Written: 2005

Abstract

The report, presented to the World Intellectual Property Organisation, examines the role of online intermediaries, and liability for copyright infringement. The authors discuss the difficulties found in disclosure identity requests under various data protection regimes, and the liabilities for file-sharing.

Keywords: online intermediaries, copyright infringement

JEL Classification: K30

Suggested Citation

Waelde, Charlotte and Edwards, Lilian, Online Intermediaries and Copyright Liability (2005). WIPO Workshop Keynote Paper, Geneva, April 2005, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1159640

Charlotte Waelde

University of Exeter - School of Law

Streatham Court
University of Exeter
Exeter, EX4 4QJ
United Kingdom

Lilian Edwards (Contact Author)

University of Newcastle - Law School ( email )

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU
United Kingdom

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