Month: March 2016

3 arguments for the world-wide introduction of the Resale Right

The study (available in English, or English with¬†Parallel French and Spanish) conducted by Sam Ricketson,¬†Professor of Law, Melbourne Law School and Barrister, Victoria entitled “Proposed international treaty on RRR for visual artists” and published in 2015, focuses on the arguments in favor of the adoption of a new treaty on the Resale Right (Resale Royalty Right or RRR) and to… Read more →

Japan: steps forward for adoption of the Resale Right

Last week, The International Confederation of Authors and Composers Societies (CISAC) together with the Japanese Society for Protecting Artists Rights (JASPAR) have met with the Commissioner of the Japanese Agency for Cultural Affairs (Bunka-Cho) within the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Tokyo. Co-hosted under the Research Centre for the Legal System of Intellectual Property¬† (RCLIP) of… Read more →