WWW Resources on Intellectual Property Law

Tutorials
Cyberspace Law for Non-Lawyers - very nice introduction to the (US-) laws relevant to the WWW
Document Archives
EFF "Intellectual Property Online: Patent, Trademark, Copyright" Archive
Essays and Books
PUBLISHING ON THE INTERNET: SOME LEGAL PROTECTIONS AND PITFALLS
The Digital Dilemma: Intellectual Property in the Information Age - Committee on Intellectual Property Rights in the Emerging Information Infrastructure, National Research Council, 364 pages, online version of a book published 2000 by the National Academy Press
10 Big Myths about copyright explained - nice discussion of the consequences of US copyright law for web pages, e-mail, news postings and such
Law Primer - a short 1996 article on the legal issues of WWW publishing @ Electronic Frontier Foundation
Multimedia und das Urheberrecht (Stefan Bechtold)
NGOs
Electronic Frontier Foundation
League for Programming Freedom
Free Software Foundation
Center for the Public Domain
Förderverein für eine Freie Informationelle Infrastruktur
ifrOSS - Institut für Rechtsfragen der Open Source Software
About Patents
Bust Patents - Patent Info formerly at MetaLab.UNC.edu
freepatents.org - European Site about software patents
eurolinux.org - links to research arguing against software patents
Philip R. Karn (comments on US Patent practice, 1994)
International (IP) Law Indexes
Copyright Resources @ blueroom.com
The Copyright Website @ benedict.com
artikel5.de
German Law Indexes
proessl.de
gesetze-aktuell.de
rechtsfinder.de
jura.uni-sb.de
zurecht.de
netlaw.de
Transpatent (RA Krieger)
Steinherr & Vogt
JurPC
online-recht.de
RA Stadler's Sammlung Onlinerecht
medienrechtliches.de
The German Cyberlaw Project

last reviewed 2000-04-13, Stefan Jaschke
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