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
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.