Press & Publishers Webinar 2020

02 July 2020

9:30 – 10:45


Bird & Bird The Hague is hosting its seventh edition of the Press & Publishers Seminar. Due to COVID-19, the Press & Publishers Seminar will this year be brought to you via a Live Webinar.

As always, Bird & Bird’s Media lawyers offer you an inspiring program with a wide range of topical subjects: A draft report on a European civil liability regime for artificial intelligence has recently been presented to the Commission as part of an effort to develop an EU-framework. The Croatian Presidency proposed substantial amendments to the ePrivacy Regulation on 21 February, which has seen little progress since due to the COVID-19 developments. What are the implications of the Tom Kabinet Judgement of the European Court of Justice for publishers?

The programme

09:15 – 09:30    Dial-in

09:30 – 09:35    Opening & introduction

Paul Waszink - Moderator

09:35 – 09:50    Liability for fake advertising and other illegal content

- "General" monitoring in specific cases?

- Stay down orders for "equivalent" content (Glawischnig vs

- Due care obligations platforms (John de Mol vs Facebook)

Olaf Trojan and Wouter Kroeze

09:50 – 10:05    Copyright: exhausted and printed out

- Software and e-books after Tom Kabinet
- (In)sufficient exploitation, will printing on demand suffice?

Thijs van den Heuvel and Clemens Molle

10:05 – 10:20    Data Protection and ePrivacy

- Lessons learned after substantial fine for Dutch Tennis

- ePrivacy-developments: has the cookie 'crumbled'?

- Paying with data: what is the value of consent

Berend van der Eijk and Chloë Baartmans

10:20 – 10:35    Regulatory developments digital markets

- Artificial intelligence: a European framework for civil
  liability for deploying algorithms?

- Digital Services Act: Keeping users safer online, roles
  and obligations of online intermediaries and
  gatekeepers, transparency around online advertising

Feyo Sickinghe and Shima Abbady


10:35 – 10:45    Questions

Contact / Registration

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