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Update on WIPO Alternative Dispute Resolution for Digital Copyright- and Content-related Disputes

Side Event Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR)

organized by


Friday, May 13, 2022, from 13:45 CET to 14:45 CET

The event will present the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center’s (WIPO Center) work on digital copyright- and content-related disputes. This will include, among other, presentation of the results of the WIPO-MCST Report on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) for Business-to-Business Digital Copyright- and Content-Related Disputes and the WIPO Center’s work on tailored ADR mechanisms to facilitate the resolution of digital copyright- and content-related disputes, including the WIPO Expert Determination for User Uploaded Content (WIPO EDUUC).

This is a side event for the Forty-Second Session of the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights.


I. Opening 

Sylvie Forbin, Deputy Director General, Copyright and Creative Industries Sector, WIPO
Marco Alemán, Assistant Director General, IP Innovation and Ecosystems Sector, WIPO
Dongeun Kim, Director, Cultural Trade and Cooperation Division, Copyright Bureau, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
Ignacio de Castro, Director, IP Disputes and External Relations Division, WIPO Center

II. The WIPO-MCST Survey Report on ADR Mechanisms for B2B Digital Copyright and Content-Related Disputes

Adriana Bora, Queensland University of Technology (QUT) (PhD Candidate, School of Mathematical Sciences)

III. Development of adapted and customized WIPO ADR processes

Ignacio de Castro, WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center

- New WIPO Model Submission Agreements
- WIPO Expert Determination Rules for User-Uploaded Content


WIPO Center’s Collaborations with Copyright Offices

Leandro Toscano, Head, Business Development Unit, WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center
Claudia Patricia Pérez, National Institute of Copyright of Mexico (INDAUTOR)[Video]
Adriana Moscoso del Prado Hernández, Directora Gral. de Industrias Culturales, Propiedad Intelectual y Cooperación, Ministerio de Cultura y Deporte - Spain


Questions and answers 


For any related inquiries, please contact arbiter.mail@wipo.int


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