Digital Due Process

Digital Due Process The field of Internet Governance has been explored in several sectors of the humanities and applied social sciences, in the task of understanding and reviewing local and transnational regulatory frameworks and how they meet digital democracy, jurisdiction and access to Justice on a global scale. The Digital Due Process project investigates the…

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Cultural Goods and Authors’ Rights in the Digital Age

Cultural goods and Authors’ Rights in the Digital Age   The emergence of the Internet and new ICTs has revolutionized the mechanisms for production and dissemination of cultural goods, disrupting traditional authorship standards. The reality and context of figital network have caused intense transformations in the concept of legal protection of works and rights of…

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Startups, Innovation and Law

  Startups, Innovation and Law Since June 2016, the Institute for Research on Internet and Society has been working with partners and with the Legislative Assembly of Minas Gerais on public discussions regarding the consolidation of a pioneer legislative framework for startups in the State. Known for its innovation hubs, such as the startup ecosystems…

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Marco Civil, Technology Clusters and the Public Administration

  Time: May 2015- Involved Institutions: IRIS, GNET, FAPEMIG, UFMG Subject: Marco Civil da Internet Description: The project investigates the main legal and institutional issues concerning the application of the recently passed Marco Civil Bill of Rights in the context of technology clusters, high tech enterprises and Public Administration Entities in the State of Minas Gerais, having…

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Digital Democracy and the Electoral Law on the Internet

Period: January 2015 Involved Institutions: IRIS, Grou for Studies and Research on Innovation (GEPI), FGV-SP, School of Applied Math of the Getulio Vargas Foundation – EMAp Subject: Global Internet Governance and Digital Democracy: Relationship between the Electoral Law and Freedom of Expression in Brazil. Description: The Digital Democracy and Electoral Law on the Internet seeks…

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Internet Governance and Jurisdiction

Time: Since March 2016 Involved Institutions: IRIS, Google Brasil Theme: Internet and Jurisdiction Description: A central research axis currently undertaken by IRIS is that of Internet and Jurisdiction. In partnership and with support from Google Brasil, IRIS seeks to investigate and develop research material and informative material for the general community and to specialists in…

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