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A Truly International Conference

Hear the EU, UK and US perspectives and get a global picture of the challenges and issues in Copyright

Digital Single Market

A look at strategy from Andrew Yeates of the EDA and an exceptional and valuable round table discussion session led by Andrew and with facilitators including Kevin Fitzgerald and Elena Blobel of the IFPI

Developments in Music Collecting Societies & Licensing

Delivering a high-level discussion on the EU Directive and the BCC Code of Conduct as well as a focus on the PRS/ITV copyright tribunal

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If you want to be part of this leading event and are interested in  sponsorship opportunities contact Ayo Fagbohun +44 (0)20 7017 4196


The 15th annual International Copyright Law Conference

THE meeting place for lawyers, policy makers, artists' representatives, publishers and academics

You will hear from Mr Jens Bammel, outgoing Secretary General of the International Publishers Association and Richard Hooper.  Richard will share the latest on the progress of the Copyright Hub Limited, the key recommendation of his review for the Government into copyright licensing.  The success of the 'Copyright Hub' as a central registry and marketplace for rights. 

Don’t miss exceptional sessions from our esteemed chair Adrian Sterling Professorial Fellow, Queen Mary, University of London and Vice President of the British Copyright Council.  He leads our superb panels and speakers bringing together a myriad of varied copyright industry perspectives!

Your annual opportunity to get your essential update on the latest, and upcoming, copyright developments, including:

  • Insights into the complex terrain of copyright exceptions
  • The Collective Management Directive from Kevin Fitzgerald
  • Our renowned collecting societies & music licensing panel with cutting edge commentary
  • Latest WIPO developments in relation to copyright law from Jens Bammel
  • EU legislative, jurisprudential and international treaty developments
  • Focus on digital copyright challenges and controversies
  • UK Changes from Elena Blobel
  • Moral, artists and performers rights
  • Digital copyright challenges and controversies
  • The impact of some selected key cases

View the International Copyright Law conference latest agenda for more information.

Ensure you are completely up to date with an advanced analysis of current international challenges to copyright

  • KEYNOTE from the European Commission on the new Digital Agenda
  • Examine the Copyright Directive exceptions and limitations and the Licenses for Europe Process - Tips for the wary and traps for the wise
  • What is on the horizon? A gaze into the copyright crystal ball and a chance to discuss some of the impending challenges in the TOO HOT TO TOUCH closed door session
  • The Digital Market in Depth in a discussion world café format giving you an opportunity to share your views
  • A detailed debate on the Collective Management Directive from our superb and renowned panel! 
  • Performers rights - Moral rights update and Artists resale rights - from legal basis and application to the latest on the Stakeholder dialogue meetings with the EC
  • Enjoy Trevor Cook's case analysis for the UK and Europe including communication to the public and private copying cases - hear their complexities demystified!
  • The Copyright Hub - where are we now with Richard Hooper
  • The implications of the European restructure
  • Make the most of your time out of the office by extending your network of contacts and meeting old friends and new at the only International Copyright Law Conference

Quality Speakers and Quality Content

This is the only conference of its kind which deals with International Copyright law policies and cases in one two-day event. Punchy, comprehensive and entertaining....you wont find a better standard of conference. We pride ourselves on being THE forum for you to meet your peers, hear the latest in this fast paced and often complex area and enjoy a higher level of debate to really challenge the accepted industry norms! 

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(updated 4 October 2015)

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