Advocate General suggests that Germany cannot rely on copyright to protect confidential information

By Jütte B.

Abstract

Opinion of Advocate General Szpunar in Funke Medien NRW GmbH v Federal Republic of Germany, C-469/17, EU: C: 2018: 870, 25 October 2018A Member State is not a beneficiary of fundamental rights protection and cannot invoke copyright to keep information confidential. …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice