Duration of Copyright Protection

A presentation by Winnie Myers on 11.07.2020 titled “Duration of Copyright Protection: A Comparative Guide to the Duration of Copyright Protection under the International, Regional, and Country- Specific Legislations on Copyright”. Follow the link to…

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MIPLG Personal Development Report

Topic: Duration of Copyright Protection Date: 11 July 2020 Time: 7PM (GMT +1) Presenter: Winnie Akushika Myers Platform: Zoom The fifth personal development seminar of My Intellectual Property Law Guide (MIPLG) commenced at 7:00 PM. The seminar on duration of copyright protection was presented by Winnie Akushika Myers who began…

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MIPLG PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT REPORT

MIPLG PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT REPORT (SEMINAR 2) Date: 29 May 2020 Time: 8PM Topic: Ownership in Copyright Anchor: Emmanuel Bugyei Platform: Zoom (Online) This virtual seminar for the personal development of members is the second in…

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WIPO Essay Competition- Deadline Extension

Update on the WIPO National Essay Competition. In response to petitions on the eligibility of advanced vocational institutions’ students to participate in the Essay competition, the WIPO Nigeria Office (WNO) wishes to confirm that registered…

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Entertainment Contracts

Following a recent exposure of the dispute between Cynthia Morgan and Jude Okoye of Square Records, MIPLG received a number of requests seeking a comment on the possible effects of an entertainment contract in relation…

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MIPLG Personal Development Seminar Series

DATE: 22 MAY 2020 TIME: 7:00PM – 7:35PM TOPIC: Authorship in Copyright SPEAKER: Deborah Nwanguma, Esq. MIPLG commenced a virtual seminar series for the personal development of its members and affiliates on 22 May 2020….

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WIPO ESSAY COMPETITION

With the deadline to the WIPO Essay Competition fast approaching, we call on students from all tertiary institutions in Nigeria to participate by submitting their entries.

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ONLINE COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

Online Copyright Infringement: A critical assessment of the EU and UK approaches to the concept of ‘communication to the public’ written by Emmanuel Nwagboo, an Intellectual Property Law Scholar and resourceful member of MIPLG. Emmanuel…

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April 26, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

Justifications for copyright and patents protection

In commemoration of the world intellectual property day, V.C. Onyeagbako, ACIArb. has published this article as a guide to the justifications of intellectual properties such as copyright and patents. This article is a good start…

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February 3, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

Understanding the Subject-Matter of Copyright Protection

When we talk about copyright, an average individual averts his / her mind to cultural works such as literature, newspapers, drawings and photographs, artworks, films, plays and of course music. These are cultural creations and…

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