Copyright (s) (2005/2006)

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Name of lecturers
Andrea Fantin, Marco Marandola
Andrea Fantin
Number of ECTS credits allocated
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Language of instruction
1st semester dal Oct 3, 2005 al Dec 22, 2005.

Lesson timetable

1st semester
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.4  
Friday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.4  

Learning outcomes

The course aims at introducing royalties in order to understand the common issues appearing in a professional experience. This subject has become central in the stimulation and access of intellectual and creative work; it’s also useful in work’s management, distribution and circulation. The course is conceived as an introduction to legal subject and also as analysis of legal issues connected with the Italian legislation of royalties.


The course introduces legal subject (particularly for those who didn’t have legal studies in their background) and subsequently, it investigates Royalties (Law n. 633, April 22nd 1941 and following changes) in its numerous aspects: protected work – Royalties (moral and economic rights) – transfer and lenght of rights – role of author- publisher- libraries – different supports: paper, audio-visual, electronical-telematic, pictures-images – exceptions – protection and creation in a digital sphere – Creative Commons, Copyleft, Open Access.

Assessment methods and criteria

The competence-goal of the student will be evaluated through an oral test.