EU Sui Generis Database Protection – A Ten Year Evaluation
Cardinale, Philip J., 2007. Sui Generis Database Protection: Second Thoughts for the European Union and What It Means for the United States. 6 Chi-Kent J. Intell. Prop. 157
On the other hand, see the following: Court Advisor Says Poem List Infringed Database Right
Europe’s highest court could strengthen the rights of database creators to protect their work. One of the European Court of Justice’s Advocates General has issued an opinion backing a German University’s right to stop others using information it compiled.
Source: Out-Law.com, July 15, 2008.