IViR Summer Courses on Privacy Law & Policy en International Copyright Law

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This summer, the Institute for Information Law (IViR), affiliated with the University of Amsterdam, will hold its annual Summer Courses on International Copyright Law and on Privacy Law and Policy. Both courses will take place in the city center of Amsterdam from 2 to 6 July, 2018.


International Copyright Law – 19th edition

Due to the ever increasing digital and networked environment and the multitude of legislative initiatives on international and European level, copyright law is subject to constant alteration. This years' International Copyright Law course will discuss recent developments and broader trends incopyright law. A dedicated faculty of renowned scholars and practitioners from Europe and the US will examine the most crucial current issues of copyright law from a comparative law perspective and in the light of recent regional agreements. The lectures are given by internationally renowned scholars, including professors of IViR, and practitioners who all share years of academic and practical experience in the field of international copyright law.


Privacy Law and Policy

The Privacy Law and Policy course will focus on the latest developments in privacy law and policy related to the Internet, electronic communications and online and social media. The course will feature a distinguished faculty of European and US academics, regulators and practitioners who will investigate the EU and US legal frameworks and the way these systems operate together.


Both courses are aimed at private sector lawyers, government officials, NGO staff, academics, PhD students and others involved in questions of copyright law. Enrollment is limited to 25 participants.


For information on the faculty, program and application please visit the website of the International Copyright Law and Privacy Law and Policy Summer Courses. For questions, contact course organizer Stef van Gompel."