Legal News

The proposed EU Data Act and the sui generis database right

Published on: 17 May 2022
Published by: LexisPSL
  • The proposed EU Data Act and the sui generis database right
  • What does the proposal for the EU Data Act mean for the planned revision of Directive 96/96/EC (the EU Database Directive)?
  • How does the proposal for the EU Data Act deal with the sui generis database right applying to databases containing data obtained from or generated by the use of a connected device?
  • How did the impact assessment report describe the proposal for the EU Data Act in terms of the planned review of the EU Database Directive?
  • What does this mean for the future of the EU Database right?
  • In light of the proposal for the EU Data Act how should businesses protect their databases?

Article summary

IP analysis: Toby Headdon, senior associate at Bristows LLP discusses the proposed EU Data Act and its implications for the sui generis database right. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

Popular documents