Creative Industries

Pascal Kamina: “Public Domain Film Works”

Thursday 2 May 2024, 16:00 (BST); EB708 The event is free to attend, but registration is required.¬† Please e-mail Dr. Claudy Op den Kamp at copdenkamp@bournemouth.ac.uk to book your place. Abstract This talk will address some issues associated with the determination of public domain for film works. More specifically, it will explain (with supporting examples)… Read more » about Pascal Kamina: “Public Domain Film Works”

Elizabeth Gibson: Copyright exceptions in creative re-use – perspectives from the BBC

Public Lecture Thursday 7 March 2024, 18:00 (BST); EB306 The event is free to attend, but registration is required.¬† Please e-mail Prof. Dinusha Mendis at dmendis@bournemouth.ac.uk to book your place. This talk by Elizabeth Gibson will provide an overview of how the British Broadcasting Cooperation (BBC) protects and ¬†exploits its rights and the balance it… Read more » about Elizabeth Gibson: Copyright exceptions in creative re-use – perspectives from the BBC

CIPPM Study outlines experiences of implementing flexible copyright exceptions from around the world

On Thursday 15th February 2024, 13.00-14.30 (BST) Dinusha Mendis, Ben White and Dukki Hong will present the research findings from their recently completed project ‘Copyright and Open Norms in Seven Jurisdictions: Benefits, Challenges and Policy Recommendations’. The event will be hosted as a live webinar by Knowledge Rights 21 which funded the research project. The… Read more » about CIPPM Study outlines experiences of implementing flexible copyright exceptions from around the world

CIPPM launches seminar series with a talk on female inventors and patents

CIPPM Research Seminar Series Thursday 29 February 2024, 16:00 (BST); EB305 CIPPM is pleased to announce its Seminar Series for 2024, which will feature presentations from policy makers, industry stakeholders, academics and practitioners. Our first seminar will host Pauline Beck from the UK Intellectual Property Office. In this talk, Pauline will be tracing a line… Read more » about CIPPM launches seminar series with a talk on female inventors and patents

CIPPM research on AI and copyright featured on BBC News and The Conversation

CIPPM Director, Prof. Dinusha Mendis was featured on BBC News on 27th December 2023 in giving her opinion on the recent complaint filed by New York Times against OpenAI. In the complaint lodged at the Federal District Court in Manhattan, the New York Times (NYT) alleged that OpenAI had unlawfully used millions of its copyrighted… Read more » about CIPPM research on AI and copyright featured on BBC News and The Conversation