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Best Junior Paper Award – Regulation by Design (Jerome De Cooman, PhD Student)

DE COOMAN Jérôme Junior Researcher | PHD Student | Teaching Assistant On Friday 19th, Jerome De Cooman won the Best Junior Paper Award for his contribution during the International Conference celebrating the 40th(+1) anniversary of the CRIDS: Time to Re-shape the Digital Society. His paper - From the Regulation of Artificial Intelligence by Society to the [...]

PUBLICATION ALERT – Mutual recognition of goods under new Regulation 2019/515 (Benjamin Jan, PhD Candidate, LCII)

JAN Benjamin PhD student | Junior researcher Want to know more about mutual recognition of goods lawfully marketed in another Member State under the new EU Regulation 2019/515 ? Check out Benjamin Jan's (PhD Candidate, LCII) most recent article on this topic: "Increasing Legal Certainty without Trust: Why Regulation 2019/515 Cannot Achieve the Unachievable" (European [...]

EU Copyright Law – Online resale of an eBook requires consent of the copyright holder

On 19 December 2019, the CJEU issued an awaited ruling in the case Tom Kabinet (C-263/18) ( In this case, the Court indeed ruled that the distribution right (article 4.1 Directive 2001/29) did not apply to the online sale of digital content (in the case at hand, eBooks) by way of downloading. The Court ruled [...]

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