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REMUNERATION FOR THE USE OF WORKS

Exclusivity vs. Other Approaches

Thursday, June 18: LEGAL MODELS TO ASSURE REMUNERATION FOR USE

 

From 09:00

    Registration

09:30 – 10:00     Welcome speeches:

Victor Nabhan, President of ALAI

Michele Woods, Director, Copyright Law Division, WIPO

Adolf Dietz, Former Vice-President of ALAI, Former President of the German ALAI Group

Reto Hilty, President of ALAI Deutschland



 

Session 1: Legal models to assure remuneration for use de lege lata

10:00 – 11:20     1. Exclusive rights

- Introduction by moderator - Thomas Dreier

- Scope and enforcement tools to assure remuneration
(general report) - Marshall Leaffer

- Mechanisms to ensure adequate remuneration for creators and
performers (general report) - Tristan Azzi

- Discussion

11:20 – 11:50     Coffee break

11:50 – 13:00
   
2. Statutory remuneration rights

- Moderator - Pierre-Yves Gautier

- Scope and enforcement tools to assure remuneration
(general report) - Christophe Geiger

- Mechanisms to ensure adequate remuneration for creators and
performers (general report) - Tobias Holzmüller

- Discussion

13:00 – 14:30     Lunch

 

Session 2: Considerations de lege ferenda

14:30 – 15:30

     

1. Could and should the approach of the German Copyright Act of 1965
(limitation and statutory remuneration right for private copy) be further developed?

- Moderator - Michel M. Walter

- Speaker - Ysolde Gendreau

- Panelists - Richard Pfohl / (reserved) / Rainald Ludewig

15:30 – 16:30

     

2. How could contract law mechanisms be developed
to improve economic protection of creators and performers?

- Moderator – Frank Gotzen

-
Speaker – Pierre Sirinelli

-
PanelistsSilke von Lewinski / Sylvie Nerisson / Rudolf Leška

16:30 – 17:00

   

Coffee break

17:00 – 18:00

     

3. Remuneration based on the national budget (examples: Spanish
and Israeli private copy system) or alternative models:
potential for development?

- Moderator – Gillian Davies

- Speakers – Ignacio Garrote, Tamir Afori

- Panelists – Helga Tabuchi, Joao Pedro Quintais

19:00 – 22:00

      Evening reception offered by VG Bild-Kunst

 

Friday, June 19: BUSINESS MODELS TODAY AND OPTIONS FOR THE FUTURE

Session 1: Examples for business models in the digital environment and their legal assessment

09:30 - 10:00

  Key Note – Stefanie Hubig, State Secretary in the
German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection

10:00 – 11:10     Introduction by moderator - Matthias Leistner

1. Music Flatrates

- Presentation – N. N.
- Legal Assessment – N.N.
- Q&A

2. CCC/RightsDirect and VG Wort

- Presentation – Fred Haber, CCC (Copyright Clearance Center)
-
Legal Assessment – Robert Staats, VG Wort
- Q&A

3. Micro Licensing

- Presentation – Olaf Wolters, formerly German Games Association
- Legal Assessment - Ole Jani
- Q&A

11:10 – 11:40     Coffee break


11:40 – 13:00

   


Moderator - Jan Rosén

4. Open Access in Science Publishing

- Presentation – Frank Sander, Max Planck Digital Library
- Legal Assessment – Carlo Scollo Lavizzari
- Q&A


5. Payment-based online access to newspapers

- Presentation – N. N.
-
Legal Assessment – Rafael Sánchez Aristi
- Q&A


6. Free, advertisement-financed services

- Presentation – Cedric Manara, youtube
-
Legal Assessment – Rafael Sikorski
- Q&A

Discussion with the audience

13:00 – 14:30     Lunch

 

Session 2: Challenges for the legislature and courts

14:30 - 16:00

   

1. Need for regulation of such business models?

- Moderator – Mihály Ficsor
- Speaker – Susy Frankel
- Panelists - Jørgen Blomqvist / Maria M. Frabboni / Pál Tomori

2. Role of collective administration in such business models?

- Moderator – Raquel Xalabarder
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Speaker – Martin Schaefer
- Panelists – Claude Brunet / Romana Matánovac Vučković / Brigitte Lindner

16:00 - 16:30

  Coffee break

16:30 - 17:30

   

3. Participation of creators and performers

- Moderator – Axel Metzger
- Speaker – Franck Macrez
-
PanelistsMaria Martin-Prat / Eddie Schwartz / Maureen Duffy

17:30 - 17:45

  Conclusions: Antoon Quaedvlieg

17:45 - 18:00

  Closing Remarks: Victor Nabhan, President ALAI

18:00 - 18:30

  ALAI General Assembly (for ALAI members only)

20:00

  Reception and Gala-Dinner

 

Saturday, June 20: POST CONGRESS TOUR

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