March 12-14: 5th edition of the European Robotics Forum
Roeland de Bruin LL.M. spoke at the fifth edition of the European Robotics Forum in Rovereto, Italy. During his presentation he engaged in discussing the legal issues surrounding autonomous intelligent systems and ways in which the gaps between the law … Read more
March 4th 2014: prof. Madeleine de Cock Buning elected as vice-chair of ERGA
On March the 4th 2014 the European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services (ERGA) elected prof. Madeleine de Cock Buning as one of its two vice-chairs. The CIER wholeheartedly congratulates her on her new position. For more information, click here. … Read more
February 20th and 21st: prof. Madeleine de Cock Buning speaks at EPINET workshop
On February the 20th and 21st prof. Madeleine de Cock Buning spoke at the EPINET workshop at Utrecht University. Subject of her presentation was the notion of autonomy in law, ethics and robotics and the use of law as … Read more
Welcome to CIER
The Centre for Intellectual Property Law (CIER) aims at enhancement and dissemination of knowledge about intellectual and industrial property.
CIER focuses on all areas of intellectual and industrial property, but has particular expertise in respect of copyright law, patent law, competition law, media and advertisement law.
CIER is Group Leader Human_RC co-existence, ethics and law in the FET-Flaghship Initiative Robot Companions for Citizens: www.robotcompanions.eu
- 4 October 2013
National Copyright Conference
On 4 October 2013, Madeleine de Cock Buning spoke at the annual Copyright Conference. She there addressed new initiatives to release copyright law from the nets of the world wide web.
- 2 oktober 2013
Seminar European Patent
On 2 October 2013 the CIER seminar regarding the European Patent took place, at which Dick van Engelen was Chair. It was a great succes.
Cock Buning, M. de, ‘Zicht op Toezicht’, Tijdschrift voor Toezicht 2013/2, p. 3-6.
Pinckaers, J.C.S., Noot bij HR 29 maart 2013, AMI 2013/3, nr. 5, p. 108 (Duissens/Broeren).
Belder, L.P.C., The Legal Protection of Cultural Heritage in International Law and its Implementation in Dutch Law (diss. Utrecht).
Deurvorst, T.E.,‘De onvoorspelbaarheid van rechterlijke beslissingen’, BIE 2013, p. 206-211.
Engelen, Th.J.C.A. van, Noot bij HR 25 mei 2012, NJ 2013, 68 (Aga/Occlutech)