Programme

 

 

Please find information about the conference programme below:

 

Friday, 17 April 2020

Venue:

9.30 - 10.00

Registration and coffee

10.00-10.30

Welcome addresses

10.30-13.00

I. New digital content directive: general issues and interplay with other legal areas

Chair:

 

Karin Sein

10.30-11.00

Hugh Beale (University of Warwick)

Digital Content Directive and Rules for Contracts on Continuous Supply

11.00-11.30

Axel Metzger (Humboldt University of Berlin)

Data as Counter-Performance: State of the Play under the New Directive on Digital Content and Digital Services

11.30-12.00

Gerald Spindler (University of Göttingen)

Digital content directive and copyright-related aspects

12.00-12.40

Discussion

 

 

 

Lunch

14.00-16.00

II. Important changes under the new consumer sales directive

Chair:

Martin Ebers

14.00-14.30

Evelyne Terryn (University of Leuven)

Durability and Consumer Sales

 

14.30-15.00

Piia Kalamees (University of Tartu)

Goods with Digital Elements and Seller’s Obligation to Update

 

15.00-15.30

Alberto De Franceschi (University of Ferrera)

Consumer’s Remedies for Defective Goods with Digital Elements

 

15.30-16.00

Discussion

16.00-16.15

Coffee Break

 

 

16.15-18.15

III. Implications of the new consumer contract directives for industry

Chair:

 

16.15-16.45

Katri Havu (University of Helsinki)

Implications for general retail market

 

16.45-17.15

Peter Rott (University of Kassel)

Implications for car industry

 

17.15-17.45

Karin Sein (University of Tartu)

Implications for telecoms

 

17.45-18.15

Discussion

 

 

Saturday, 18 April 2020

Venue:

9.30-13.15

IV. Implementation of digital content directive in Member States

 

Chair:

Hugh Beale

9.30-9.55

Martin Schmidt-Kessel (University of Bayreuth)

Germany

 

9.55-10.20

Brigitta Zöchling-Jud (University of Vienna)

Austria

 

10.20-10.45

Marco Loos (University of Amsterdam)

Netherlands

 

10.45-11.15

Discussion

 

 

11.15-11.30

Coffee Break

11.30-11.55

Monika Namyslowska (University of Lodz)

Poland

 

11.55-12.20

Irene Kull (University of Tartu)

Estonia

 

12.20-12.45

Laurynas Didžiulis (University of Vilnius)

Lithuania

12.45-13.15

Discussion

13.15-14.30

Lunch

14.30-17.00

V. Contract law and new technologies

Chair

 

14.30-15.00

Cristina Amato (University of Brescia)

Digital Content Directive and Internet of Bodies

 

15.00-15.30

André Janssen (University of Nijmegen)

Smart Contracts and the New Directives

 

15.30-16.00

Martin Ebers (University of Tartu)

Liability for AI Systems

 

16:00-16:30

Susana Navas (Autonomous University of Barcelona)

Providing LegalTech services and the DCD

 

16:30-17.00

Discussion

17.00-17.15

Concluding remarks: Karin Sein and Martin Ebers