Copyright Harmonisation and DSM Directive Implementation in Finland – What Will Really Change?

Posted Posted in IPR, Legislation

By Tuulia Heiskanen, Junior Associate, Aliant Finland. The implementation process of the Digital Single Market (DSM) Directive has started in Finland with the Ministry of Education and Culture’s government proposal draft for revision of the Finnish Copyright Act and Act on Electric Communications. The draft proposes new legislation revisions in the Finnish Copyright Act related to […]

Renovation of EU Patent System and Its Impact to Finnish Law

Posted Posted in Corporate Law, International Business, IPR, Legislation

By Tuulia Heiskanen, Junior Associate, Aliant Finland. On the 30th of August 2021, the Act on the Protocol on Privileges and Immunities of the Unified Patent Court was passed in Finland. The law is based on the EU process of renovating the European patent system and preparing for establishing the Unified Patent Court (UPC) for dealing […]