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Second Communia Workshop

Second Communia Workshop

The Digital Commons: Infrastructure for The Data Web

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John Wilbanks

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Proceedings of the Communia Second Workshop

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Andrius Kulikauskas, Minciu Sodas

Thomas Chepaitis, Minciu Sodas

This document edited by Andrius Kulikauskas and Thomas Chepaitis, Minciu Sodas, gathers the proceedings of the Communia 2nd workshop which took place in Vilnius in March 2008.

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Extending the term of protection for related rights endangers a valuable public domain

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Stef van Gompel - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam

Recently, the European Commission announced its intention to bring forward a proposal to
extend the term of protection for related rights in phonograms (sound recordings) from 50

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Second COMMUNIA workshop: Vilnius, Lithuania, 31/03/08

Vilnius, LithuaniaEthical Public Domain: Debate of Questionable Practices - this is the title for the Second COMMUNIA workshop to be held in Vilnius, Lithuania on Monday 31 March 2008 from 8:30 to 18.

The morning session will be held at ELTA press center, with registration and introductions from 8:30 to 10:00, followed by ten rounds of debates from 10:00 to 15:00 (about half-an-hour each). At 15:00 there will be a press conference to share the results with the media and the public.

The afternoon session will take place at the Neringa Restaurant, Gedimino 23. A discussion of ethical and legal frameworks for a vibrant Public Domain will be followed by dinner and an evening of creative works.

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