Database Rights

Database Rights European Union law In European Union law, a database protection is a legal right, that was introduced in 1996. Database rights are specifically coded laws on the copying and dissemination of information in computer databases. De facto, databases when...

Database Copyright Protection

A database right is a type of intellectual property right which came into being in 1996 in the European Union. No registration is required for a database right. Just as copyright it is automatically assigned the moment the work protected is in a recorded format. The...