The claimants were trustees of the estate of James Joyce, and complained at the publication of unpublished parts of the work Ulysses in a readers edition by the defendants. Published works are protected for fifty years after the author’s death, but unpublished works received protection for fifty years after the work was created. A European … Continue reading Sean Sweeney, Graham Edward Camps v Macmillan Publishers Limited, Danis Rose: ChD 22 Nov 2001
ECJ Copyright and related rights – Directive 93/98/EEC – Harmonisation of the term of protection Judges: GC Rodriguez Iglesias, P Citations:  ECR I-3939, C-60/98,  EUECJ C-60/98 Links: Bailii Statutes: Directive 93/98/EEC Jurisdiction: European European, Intellectual Property Updated: 04 June 2022; Ref: scu.162338
ECJ (Judgment) Reference for a preliminary ruling – Industrial and commercial property – Copyright and related rights – Directive 93/98/EEC – Article 10(2) – Term of protection – No revival of protection due to Berne Convention ECLI:EU:C:2016:790,  EUECJ C-169/15 Bailii European Intellectual Property Updated: 24 January 2022; Ref: scu.570374
ECJ Regulation No 44/2001 – Article 6(1) – Jurisdiction for related actions – Directives 93/98/EEC and 2006/116/EC – Article 6 – Eligibility for protection of photos – Directive 2001/29 – Article 2 – Reproduction . .
The court considered the impact of the distinction drawn by Article 9(2) of TRIPS and Article 2 of the WIPO Copyright Treaty between ‘expressions’ and ‘ideas, procedures, methods of operation and mathematical concepts as such’ on domestic copyright . .
Europa Directive 98/71/EC – Industrial and Commercial – Legal protection of designs and models – Application of copyright in drawings or models have fallen into the public domain – Directive 93/98/EEC – Acquired . .