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Copyright in the EU Digital Single Market: Law, Policy and Licensing Practices. Guest Lecture - 5 April 2022.

Guest lectures - Copyright in the EU Single Market.
Dates: Tuesday 5th April 2022, 3pm - 5pm.

Professor Giuseppe Mazziotti will hold several guest speakers in his module on 'Copyright in the EU Digital Single Market: Law, Policy and Licensing Practices’. Please find below list of the guest lectures including topics of these lectures, information about the guest speakers and recommended readings.

The Zoom link for this lecture can be accessed: here

Copyright in the Social Media Landscape.

Guest Speaker: Prof Giancarlo Frosio - Queen's University Belfast, School of Law.

Giancarlo Frosio is Professor of Law and Technology in the School of Law of Queen's University Belfast. He is also a Non-Residential Fellow at the Center for Internet and Society (CIS) at Stanford Law School and a Faculty Associate of the NEXA Research Center for Internet and Society in Turin. In addition, Giancarlo is a Visiting Professor at the LL.M. in Intellectual Property law jointly organized by WIPO and the University of Turin (since 2010), where he also served as the Deputy Director from 2010 to 2013, a Visiting Professor at the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI) at Strasbourg University, a Visiting Professor at the University of Turin, School of Management, and a Visiting Professor at the Higher School of Economics of the National Research University in Moscow. Previously, Giancarlo was an Associate Professor at the CEIPI at Strasbourg University (2016-2021), where he also co-directed the Master 2 (LLM) in International and European IP Law. He also served as the Intermediary Liability fellow with Stanford CIS (2013-2016). At Stanford CIS, he launched the Intermediary liability research focus area of the Center and the World Intermediary Liability Map (WILMap).

Giancarlo is a qualified attorney with a doctoral degree (S.J.D.) in IP law from Duke Law School. Additionally, he holds an LL.M. from Duke Law School, an LL.M. in IT and Telecoms law from Strathclyde University. Giancarlo is the author of numerous legal articles and publications, which can be found at SSRN and Google Scholar. His latest book is titled Reconciling Copyright with Cumulative Creativity: the Third Paradigm and was published with Edward Elgar in 2018. He is also the editor of the Oxford Handbook of Online Intermediary Liability published by Oxford University Press (2020).


  • G. FROSIO: ‘Algorithmic Enforcement Online’, in Paul Torremans, ed., Intellectual Property and Human Rights (4th edition, Kluwer Law Int’l) 709-744 (2020), available here
  • T. FOGED: ‘Denmark – A New Reality for Tech Giants’, European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 43, Issue 10, p. 688-691 (2021)