Tag: copyright

Clarifications about the new Copyright Directive

On Sept. 12, the European Parliament passed the new Copyright Directive for the European Single Market. This marks the beginning of the three-party negotiations necessary before the final approval of the Directive, which will be subject to vote soon, at the beginning of 2019. If the final version after these negotiations passes, each EU country shall have a maximum of… Read more →

How to find an intellectual property infringer, in 10 steps

In these 10 years at Safe Creative, we have witnessed a little bit of everything related to copyrights. When sharing contents online, Safe Creative’s robust digital evidence can give us some peace of mind. But when we finally find an infringement of our copyrights, there’s a new big problem: How to find the (alleged) infringer? Although figuring out the identity… Read more →

MAPPING Conference on the Future of IPR

Sooner this month, June 2017, we had the privilege of attending the MAPPING Conference on the Future of IPR in Sofia, Bulgaria. The Conference addressed the deficiencies and shortcomings of the current system of protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) in the European Union and worldwide. The IP experts attending, from a wide variety of backgrounds, The IP experts attending… Read more →

Jamendo and Safe Creative 2016 Collaboration

Jamendo and Safe Creative renew their collaboration efforts

Hi! We are excited to announce a new collaboration agreement with Jamendo. As you probably know already, Jamendo is one of the greatest on­line independent music communities and one of the veteran platforms working with Creative Commons licenses. No wonder why we are so happy to work with them! We hope this collaboration will help musicians by providing them with… Read more →

WIPO

Industrial Design and Copyright, according to WIPO

Can fashion designs, works of artistic craftsmanship or industrial designs, in general, receive copyright protection? We are frequently asked about these types of works, which stand on the verge of what is considered intellectual and industrial property. This is a subject of debate even among experts since there are several points of view and all of them can be argued in… Read more →

Safe Creative on Soundreef

Soundreef and Safe Creative announce strategic collaboration

  Soundreef and Safe Creative are happy to announce the beginning of a collaboration agreement that will develop during 2015. The coming months will be an exciting time for both companies as they work together to develop and provide a greater service to their members, encapsulating royalty collection and copyright services. The European Commission’s recent directive regarding copyright and related… Read more →