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Diritto d’autore (Copyright)

Il diritto d’autore in rete



Unione Europea

  • Direttiva 2001/29/CE del Parlamento europeo e del Consiglio, del 22 maggio 2001, sull’armonizzazione di taluni aspetti del diritto d’autore e dei diritti connessi nella società dell’informazione (“Direttiva InfoSoc“)
  • Direttiva 2000/31/CE del Parlamento europeo e del Consiglio dell’8 giugno 2000 relativa a taluni aspetti giuridici dei servizi della società dell’informazione, in particolare il commercio elettronico, nel mercato interno (“Direttiva sul commercio elettronico“)

Documenti istituzionali

In lingua italiana

In lingua inglese







  • Copy-me, Early copyright history, 2014

  • CGP Grey, Copyright: forever less one day, 2011


  • EdX, Copyright, by William Fisher (Harvard University)

Creative Commons


Pirateria e file-sharing



  • Gosse P., The history of piracy. New York, Courier Corporation, 2012
  • Frosio G.F., Urban guerrilla & piracy surveillance: accidental casualties in fighting piracy in P2P networks in Europe, Rutgers Computer and Technology Law Journal, 2011, 37, 2-57
  • Giblin R., Code wars: 10 years of P2P software litigation, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011
  • Balestrino A., It is a theft but not a crime, European Journal of Political Economy, 2008, 24(2), 455-469
  • Johns A., Piracy: the intellectual property wars from Gutenberg to Gates, University of Chicago Press, 2010
  • Bridy A., Why pirates (still) won’t behave: regulating P2P in the decade after Napster, Rutgers Law Journal, 2009, 40(3), 565-611
  • Oberholzer-Gee F., Strumpf K., File sharing and copyright. In Lerner J., Stern S. (eds.), Innovation policy and the economy, University of Chicago Press, 2010, 19-55
  • Sideri K., The regulation of peer-to-peer file sharing networks: legal convergence v. perception divergence, in MACMILLAN, Fiona (ed.). New directions in copyright law, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2005, 216-243
  • Boag J., Battle of piracy versus privacy: how the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is using the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) as its weapon against internet users’ privacy rights, The California Western Law Review, 2004, 41(1), 241-276


  • Copy-me, A web series about copying, 2014




  • Baker A., EU Copyright Directive: can a hyperlink be a “communication to the public”?, Computer and Telecommunications Law Review, 2014, 20(4), 100-103
  • De Beer J., Burri M., Transatlantic copyright comparisons: making available via hyperlinks in the European Union and Canada, European intellectual property review, 2014, 2, 95-105