EU IP Policy

Nicola Coppola talk at the European Commission Representation in Milan, Italy

On Monday 10th June 2013, Nicola was invited to speak at the European Commission in Milan for his research into the Law of Geographical Indications and protection of local food. The conference on the new Regulation (EU) 1151/2012 on PDOs/PGIs in the agricultural sector was convened by three Italian Law Journals and hosted at Palazzo… Read more »

M. Kretschmer – Private Copying and Fair Compensation

M. Kretschmer – Private Copying and Fair Compensation: An empirical study of copyright levies in Europe The full report is available for download from the IPO website: Summary report (PDF 635 Kb) Full report (PDF 1.95 MB) Following the Information Society Directive of 2001 (introducing the concept of “fair compensation” for private copying into EU… Read more »