Music piracy on the Internet as a phenomenon of the XXI century Cover Image

Музичне піратство в мережі інтернет як явище XXI століття
Music piracy on the Internet as a phenomenon of the XXI century

Author(s): Bogdanov Nikita
Subject(s): Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence, Media studies, Music, ICT Information and Communications Technologies
Published by: Національна академія керівних кадрів культури і мистецтв
Keywords: modern music industry; culture; copyright law; intellectual property; piracy; information; IT; information technology; internet; social networking;

Summary/Abstract: Analyzing the current research and specialized sources, the author reveals the essence of the concept of «music piracy» as an interdisciplinary study object. Methodology. The research methodology is the using of formal and comparative methods to study the music piracy, in particular, on the Internet, due to the rapid development of information technology. Scientific Novelty. The scientific novelty of the work lies in revealing the essence of the concept of music piracy, as an object of interdisciplinary study, in terms of national and international levels. The study carried out an in-depth analysis of relevant sources, which determine and actualize the problem of the uncontrolled proliferation of content on the Internet. In addition, he proposes the author's concept for solving this problem. Conclusions. The analysis of modern scientific research and specialized sources on music piracy, in particular, the Internet has shown that the main reason for the illegal use of music can be considered a failure to comply with a balance between the private interests of consumers and the application of legal measures against the perpetrator. The basic concept of the modern musical approach of intellectual property protection in the Internet system should be a presumption free use copyright objects musical, as well as full-fledged system of legislative measures on the basis of international legal norms.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 8
  • Page Range: 200-205
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: Ukrainian