Database disputes

Database disputes guidance:

Database right is a property right introduced by Directive 96/9/EC (Database Directive) in a database where there has been substantial investment in obtaining, verifying...

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The Copyright and Rights in Databases Regulations 1997, SI 1997/3032 (CRD 1997) implemented the Database Directive by introducing changes to United Kingdom copyright law...

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Background The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court ( IPEC ) is a specialist list of the Intellectual Property List (Chancery Division) which is intended to provide...

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Introduction to the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court ( IPEC ) is a specialist list of the Intellectual Property List...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to database law. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other...

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Meditech scenario on database right and database copyright This training scenario accompanies Precedent: Rights in databases—training materials. It is designed to help...

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Football DataCo (FD) grants licenses to third parties allowing them to reproduce certain intellectual property such as fixture lists and statistics owned by the UK's...

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