Dutch Court: Newspaper not a Database


A Dutch Court has ruled that a newspaper does not constitute a database.

http://www.out-law.com/php/page.php3?page_id=dutchcourtrulesth1028730068

The case stems from a suit by two papers against an online job search site which claimed that the site infringed the papers' database rights by copying excerpts of job advertisements.


MMR 2002, Heft 9, XXXI