Subject Matter of Copyright
Protection does not extent to ideas
The condition of originality
Absence of formalities
Artistic works, Scientific works
Compilations of data.
Right of Reproduction
Translation and adaptation Rights
Ownership and Rights Conferred
Ownership and authorship
Who is the author?
Employer - Employee Relationship
Works of Joint Authorship
Translation and Performance Works
Subject matter of author’s rights
Characteristics of moral rights
Right of disclosure
Right of paternity
Right of respect for the work and its integrity.
Right of withdrawal.
Right of reproduction
Right of communication to the public
Right of transformation
Mortgage and seizure
Prohibition of unauthorized use
Exceptions to the right conferred
Fair use doctrine
Conditions/ criteria of fair use
Fair use and personal use.
Cases of fair use
Copyright Protection Periods
Intellectual Property and Traditional Cultural Expressions
Tangible and Intangible Expressions of Culture.
Use of the Term “Traditional”.
A Working Description of Traditional Cultural Expressions.
Describing “traditional cultural expressions”.
Traditional Knowledge and the Intellectual Property (IP) system
Traditional Knowledge and the Global Marketplace
Challenges for the Future
Arab Society for Intellectual Property 2005
Four weeks real work experience