06 DEC 2016

Mariya Ortynska gave a speach at Legal TMT Forum

On December 6, in Kiev, Legal TMT Forum (Technology, Media and Telecommunications) took place. The newspaper "Yuridicheskaya Practika" organized the event, IPStyle Patent Law Firm is among its official partners.

Mariya Ortynska, IPStyle Director, Trademark and Patent Attorney, Attorney-at-Law, was a speaker within the session dedicated to telecommunications, talking on topic "Blocking access to a content that violates copyright, or Legal Fiction is no longer in Ukraine over the mountains". Mariya Ortynska spoke on takedown notice as a tool for copyright protection on the Internet, the practice of its use in the United States and the European Union, the possible consequences of implementation in Ukraine, and why it is important to find a healthy balance between what do users and rightholders want.

"Takedown notice in Ukraine may provoke the development of Internet trolls' Empire. The development of the judicial system, ethics and culture of users may help to resist.", - said Mariya Ortynska.