The Law of Information I
Teaching Staff: Moschopoulos Dionysios
Course Code: ARC471
Field: General Core
Course Type: Compulsory
Course Level: Undergraduate
Course Language: Greek
Delivery method: Face to face
Total Hours: 3
E Class Page: https://opencourses.ionio.gr/modules/auth/opencourses.php?fc=26
Intellectual Property law
Introduction to and familiarization with intellectual property law, especially in connection to archives, libraries and museums and in connection to new technologies.
Week #1: Introduction to intellectual property law.
Week #2: Intellectual Property and the constitution. systems of IP protection.
Week #3: Intellectual Property and modern IT.
Week #4: Originality.
Week #5: Databases and Software.
Week #6: Exceptions and limitations.
Week #7: IP and EU law.
Week #8: US and IP law.
Week #9: IP in libraries and archives.
Week #10: IP and museums
Week #11: IP and data protection.
Week #12: IP and international law.
Week #13: IP and contracts of publishing, licenses and creative commons.
- The Law of Information, Maria Bottis, Nomiki Vivliothiki, Athens, 2004.
- Legal protection of Databases, Maria Bottis, Nomiki Vivliothiki, Athens, 2004.
- Intellectual Property and Neighboring Rights, Dionysia Kallinikou, Sakkoulas, Athens 2008.
Course material: Besides the textbook chosen by the students from the suggested bibliography, material is also distributed during the course of the semester.
Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Evaluation of projects presented in class.