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CREATe Public Lectures on the Proposed EU Right for Press Publishers

European Intellectual Property Review 39(10): 607-622

32 Pages Posted: 10 Oct 2017  

Thomas Hoppner

Technical University Wildau; Hausfeld RA LLP

Martin Kretschmer

University of Glasgow

Raquel Xalabarder

Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)

Date Written: October 01, 2017

Abstract

This article comprises edited transcripts from two public lectures on the topic of the proposed new EU right for press publishers, organised by CREATe, the RCUK Copyright Centre based at the University of Glasgow. The lectures were given by Professor Raquel Xalabarder (speaking against) and Professor Thomas Höppner (speaking in favour) in November 2016 and February 2017. The transcripts were edited and updated in June 2017, and in this published format are preceded by an introduction from Professor Martin Kretschmer, Director of the CREATe Centre.

Keywords: Communication to the Public Right, Copyright, EU Law, Germany, News Reporting, Online Services, Press, Reproduction Right, Search Engines, Spain

JEL Classification: K00

Suggested Citation

Hoppner, Thomas and Kretschmer, Martin and Xalabarder, Raquel, CREATe Public Lectures on the Proposed EU Right for Press Publishers (October 01, 2017). European Intellectual Property Review 39(10): 607-622. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3050575

Thomas Höppner

Technical University Wildau ( email )

Hochschulring 1
Wildau, 15745
Germany

Hausfeld RA LLP ( email )

Kurfürstendamm 218
Berlin, 10719
Germany

Martin Kretschmer (Contact Author)

University of Glasgow ( email )

10 The Square
Glasgow, G12 8QQ
United Kingdom

Raquel Xalabarder

Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) ( email )

Tibidabo Av. 39-43
08035 Barcelona, Barcelona 08035
Spain

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