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Hi, I was interested in your mentioning that in U 1998.946SH a Danish court had ruled the WWF panda-mark was found ineligible for copyright protection. I am trying to collect such cases for Threshold of originality. Could you give me a reference? I can read Danish. With best regards, /Pieter Kuiper (talk) 22:35, 29 October 2011 (UTC)

Unfortunately, I don't know how to give a better reference than that. (U is short for the journal, w:da:Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen, 1998 is the year, 946 is the page number in the paper version.) It has been digitized but it only available online to paying subscribers. I couldn't even figure out how to buy a single article as an individual so I read it at the royal library in Copenhagen. You can try at the website of Forlaget Thomson if you like.
Threshold of originality makes for quite interesting reading. That is a good initiative. Peter Alberti (talk) 07:41, 30 October 2011 (UTC)
Thank you that is very helpful. I first have a look at Nordiskt Immateriellt Rättskydd in our library, and then probably request a copy of the Ugeskrift article. How many pages is it? /Pieter Kuiper (talk) 08:43, 30 October 2011 (UTC)
It is five pages in the paper version (946–950) and only three in the online version. Peter Alberti (talk) 09:28, 30 October 2011 (UTC)
I found a long summary in NIR of 2000 (nr 3); the court does not seem to have given arguments for its opinion on its copyright status. /Pieter Kuiper (talk) 15:42, 30 October 2011 (UTC)
That's true, there are no arguments for its opinion on the copyright status in the Ugeskrift article either. Peter Alberti (talk) 16:47, 30 October 2011 (UTC)


Hallo Peter Alberti, thanks for translating Template:Uwlsubst/da! You forgot to create Template:Uwlsubst/da/BBpreload. You can use Template:Uwlsubst/en/HDpreload as example/pattern. Cheers --Saibo (Δ) 21:12, 12 December 2011 (UTC)

Indeed I did. Thank you for reminding me. I will get on it right away. Peter Alberti (talk) 16:10, 13 December 2011 (UTC)
Perfect now! Thanks again! --Saibo (Δ) 19:30, 13 December 2011 (UTC)

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