Механизм демаркации в авторском праве: сравнительно-правовой анализ
The article treats the problem of finding criteria of copyrightable and non copyrightable in the system of the copyright in the continental Europe and the USA, modeling different theoretical models of the demarcation criteria. The author shows how these models evolve in the direction of instumentalisation, loss of methodological unity and the utilization of predomently negative demarcation criteria.
The subject of this monograph is intellectual property law in Russia. This study focuses on legal mechanisms of protection of intellectual property rights since, in Russia, legislation is the main source of such rights. Though neither judicial practice nor theses propounded in legal literature are formally considered sources of intellectual property law in Russia, they at times seriously affect court rulings, and so much attention is paid to them in this study in dealing with key issues and points of dispute.
All references to legislation in this monograph are valid as of August 2014, but account is taken of amendments to Part Four of the Civil Code that are due to enter into force on 1 October 2014.
E.P.Gavrilov - doctor of legal sciences, professor of civil law department of National research university Higher school of economics (Moscow, email@example.com), proposes a line of measures which should be taken by organs and persons engaged in intellectual rights sphere in connection with the submittance to the State Duma on 2.04.2012 of a draft concerning amendments, in particular, of the fourth part of the RF Civil Code.
This paper is dedicated to the establishment of inclusive legal method in the system of intellectual property rights in terms of information economy.