The XVIIIth International Congress of Comparative Law / Le XVIIIe Congrès International de droit comparé

The XVIIIth International Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law Hosted by American University Washington College of LawGeorge Washington University Law SchoolGeorgetown University Law Center takes place in Washington D.C. (The Ritz-Carlton Hotel) from July 25 to August 1,

Copyright protection in information society in the European Union: initiatives, results and lessons

Ioannis IglezakisAssistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Thessaloniki, Greece I. Introduction to Directive 2001/29 In the information society, new challenges for copyright appear. To address the issues posed, Directive 2001/29/EC on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights