Database right

A database right is a right akin to copyright that assigns intellectual property to the creator of a database.

Playlist curation

"(19) Whereas, as a rule, the compilation of several recordings of musical performances on a CD does not come within the scope of this Directive, both because, as a compilation, it does not meet the conditions for copyright protection and because it does not represent a substantial enough investment to be eligible under the sui generis right;"[1]




  1. Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases