Upcoming seminars and topics
Reflections on copyright in shrubberies and on garden designers who say ‘Ni’
To celebrate the arrival of spring, our May meeting will be devoted to copyright aspects of garden architecture and similar outdoor spaces.
11th May 2023, 6.15pm
100 Victoria Embankment
London EC4Y 0DH
Dr Martin Schaefer, Partner, Boehmert & Boehmert, Berlin
Martin is a practising copyright lawyer, specialising in music and media, a proficient author and a member of several
distinguished associations, including the Board of ALAI Germany. His passion for gardens led him to write his doctoral thesis on the ‘copyrightability of works of garden architecture’ and to embark on the process of publishing a comprehensive guidebook on the gardens of Sanssouci in Potsdam.
Simon Clark, Honorary Secretary,BLACA
Orphan works: an academic and practical review of the current law
12 January 2023, 6.15pm
The proposed new UK text & data mining exception
8 December 2022, 6.15pm
From blockchain to NFTs, copyright issues and non-issues
11 October 2022, 6.00pm
Time for a new Copyright Act?
26 May 2022, 6.15pm
Exhaustion of rights and downstream uses
10 March 2022, 6.30pm
13 January 2022
The role of copyright in the commercialisation of intangible cultural heritage for sustainable livelihoods - Purulia Chau dance and Patachitra scroll painting.
Charlotte Waelde, Professor of Intellectual Property Law, Research Centre for Dance Research, University of Coventry (C-DaRE)
9th December 2021, 6.30pm
11th November 2021, 5pm
IPKAT-BLACA-IFIM ON CJEU YOUTUBE/CYANDO JUDGMENT - 1 July 2021
Design Law after Brexit: Simon Clark in conversation with Alison Firth - 13 May 2021, 6pm
14 Jan 2021 6pm
Joint IPKat/BLACA/IFIM Rapid Response Event on CJEU YouTube/Cyando Ruling