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I. Prevailing Systems
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Volume XIV: Copyright and Industrial Property | Chapter 5 (2006): Neighbouring Rights – Comparison of Laws

Completed March 1999; some later developments have been taken into account.

Silke von Lewinski

2. Authorsrights system. – In respect of performing artists, phonogram producers and broadcasting organizations, it is possible to identify three different legal approaches.

Under the national laws adhering to the authors’ rights system or continental european law system, performing artists, phonogram producers and broadcasting organizations are granted neighb…

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Silke von Lewinski, “I. Prevailing Systems”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 22 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_140501>
First published online: 2018



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