Study in Support of the Evaluation of the Database Directive: Study for the European Commission, DG Connect
Posted: 13 Jan 2019
Date Written: April 25, 2018
Reviews the database directive 96/9/EC, including the EU and national case law and its relationship with contract, unfair competition law, trade secrets, TPMs and their legal protection (ACPs), the directive on the re-use of public sector information and machine-generated data (inc. the EC Data Economy Package).
Keywords: Database Directive, Database, European Union, Unfair Competition, Contract, Trade Secrets, Technological Protection Measures, Internet of Things, Big Data, Machine-Generated Data, Public Sector Information
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