Scoping Study on Copyright and Related Rights and the Public Domain

Author(s): Séverine Dusollier | Publication year: 2010

License: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 IGO License

DOI: English

This study assesses the scope of the public domain, as defined by copyright laws, history and philosophy, before turning to the issue of its effectiveness and greater availability to the public and society at large.