Yearbook of Copyright and Media Law, Volume VI 2001-02 by Thomas GibbonsYearbook of Copyright and Media Law, Volume VI 2001-02 by Thomas Gibbons

Yearbook of Copyright and Media Law, Volume VI 2001-02

byThomas GibbonsEditorEric Barendt, Alison Firth

Hardcover | February 25, 2004

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Up to date and informative, the Yearbook of Copyright and Media Law is now well established as a key source of information and analysis for all copyright, media and entertainment law professionals. It responds to practical developments and problem areas such as the Internet and Multimediawhile also making a serious contribution to copyright and media law as a legal discipline. The central feature of the Yearbook is the range of annual surveys prepared by expert practising lawyers. Covering all issues from copyright, trademarks, licensing societies and new technology to libel,contempt of court and music contracts, the surveys contain considered and thorough analysis of the most recent developments in the UK, the EC, and beyond.
Eric Barendt is Goodman Professor of Media Law, University College London. Alison Firth is a Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary and Westfield College, London. Thomas Gibbons is a Lecturer in Law, University of Manchester.
Title:Yearbook of Copyright and Media Law, Volume VI 2001-02Format:HardcoverDimensions:474 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.21 inPublished:February 25, 2004Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199245843

ISBN - 13:9780199245840

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Table of Contents

ARTICLESMichael Tugendhat: Privacy and CelebrityPeter Jaffey: Privacy, Publicity Rights, and MerchandisingJonathon Griffiths: Copyright Law and the Public's Right to Receive InformationRichard Arnold: Copyright in Sporting EventsGary Lea: Moral Rights: Moving From Rhetoric To Reality In Pursuit Of European HarmonisationDaniel Burkitt: Disloyal Competition and Common Law Liability: England and France-A Comparative StudyAlistair Bonnington and Rosalind McInnes: Scottish Contempt from 1998: Brave New World?Eric Barendt: The Impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 on the Law of LibelMatthew Collins: Defamation Law and the Liability of Internet IntermediariesTom Gibbons: Reforming the Regulation of CommunicationsUma Suthersanen: Napster, DVD and All That: Developing a Coherent Copyright Grid for Internet EntertainmentSURVEYSJohn Enser and Heidi Hurdle: Annual Survey of Developments in Substantive Copyright LawChristy Rogers: Devlopments in the Law Relating to Remedies in Practice and ProcedureSpyros Maniatis: Review of Trademark and Passing Off CasesSam Szlezinger and David Aitman: CompetitionTony Ballard: Broadcasting LawLord Lester, Mariann Meier Wang and Kishali Pinto Jayawardena: The European Convention on Human Rights and Media LawEric Barendt and Richard Shillito: Libel LawAndrew Nicol and Heather Rogers: ContemptBOOK REVIEWSTom Gibbons:

Editorial Reviews

`'It's a good book covering a whole host of subjects linked by the common themes of copyright and the media ... This book would make a useful addition to the shelves for quick and easy reference to facts and recent developments in the areas of media law, balanced by thoughtful conclusions.''Amber Melville-Brown, Law Society Gazette, 17/2/00