Dr Ula Furgal

  • Research Associate (School of Law)

Biography

Dr Ula Furgal joined the University of Glasgow as a postdoctoral researcher at the CREATe Centre in November 2019. Ula has been working on the Platform Regulation project, which concerns regulation of platform economy in the context of creative industries (funded by the AHRC Creative Industries Policy & Evidence Centre (PEC)), and the Reversion Rights Project, a joint initiative of CREATe and IPRIA, University of Melbourne. Ula is also an editor of the Copyright Directive implementation resource page and a managing editor of the CREATe Working Paper series.  

Ula completed her PhD at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. She defended her doctoral thesis entitled "Rights on news: expanding copyright on the internet" which explores the effects of a new press publishers' right on the EU copyright framework, in February 2020. Ula holds LLM in Intellectual Property Law from Trinity College Dublin, and a Masters in Law and a Bachelor in Public Administration from Jagiellonian University (Krakow, Poland).

Ula’s interests lie at the intersection of copyright, information law and media studies.

Research interests

Ula’s research interests lie primarily in the field of intellectual property law, at the intersection of copyright, information law and media studies. She currently focuses on the legal protection of press publications, and the place and role of the authors in the European copyright framework.

Publications

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Number of items: 8.

2021

Kretschmer, M. , Furgał, U. and Schlesinger, P. (2021) Policy Brief: The regulation of online platforms: Mapping an emergent regulatory field. Other. Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre.

Kretschmer, M. , Furgał, U. and Schlesinger, P. (2021) The emergence of platform regulation in the UK: an empirical-legal study. Discussion Paper. Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre.

2020

Furgal, U. (2020) Reversion rights in the European Union Member States. Working Paper. UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre, Glasgow. (doi:10.5281/zenodo.4281035).

Furgal, U. , Kretschmer, M. and Thomas, A. (2020) Memes and Parasites: a discourse analysis of the Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive. Working Paper. UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre, Glasgow. (doi:10.5281/zenodo.4085050).

Furgal, U. (2020) Making Google and Facebook pay? Comparing the EU press publishers’ right and Australian Draft Media Bargaining Code. [Website]

2019

Furgal, U. (2019) Author MIA. Place of Journalists in the Post-Press Publishers' Right World. TILTing Perspectives 2019: 'Regulating a world in transition', Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands, 15-17 May 2019.

2018

Furgal, U. (2018) Ancillary right for press publishers: an alternative answer to the linking conundrum? Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, 13(9), pp. 700-710. (doi: 10.1093/jiplp/jpy003)

2017

Furgal, U. (2017) Ancillary Right for Publishers: an Alternative Answer to the Linking Conundrum? Católica Graduate Legal Research Conference, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-22 Sep 2017.

This list was generated on Wed Aug 4 21:17:28 2021 BST.
Number of items: 8.

Articles

Furgal, U. (2018) Ancillary right for press publishers: an alternative answer to the linking conundrum? Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, 13(9), pp. 700-710. (doi: 10.1093/jiplp/jpy003)

Research Reports or Papers

Kretschmer, M. , Furgał, U. and Schlesinger, P. (2021) Policy Brief: The regulation of online platforms: Mapping an emergent regulatory field. Other. Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre.

Kretschmer, M. , Furgał, U. and Schlesinger, P. (2021) The emergence of platform regulation in the UK: an empirical-legal study. Discussion Paper. Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre.

Furgal, U. (2020) Reversion rights in the European Union Member States. Working Paper. UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre, Glasgow. (doi:10.5281/zenodo.4281035).

Furgal, U. , Kretschmer, M. and Thomas, A. (2020) Memes and Parasites: a discourse analysis of the Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive. Working Paper. UK Copyright and Creative Economy Centre, Glasgow. (doi:10.5281/zenodo.4085050).

Conference or Workshop Item

Furgal, U. (2019) Author MIA. Place of Journalists in the Post-Press Publishers' Right World. TILTing Perspectives 2019: 'Regulating a world in transition', Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands, 15-17 May 2019.

Furgal, U. (2017) Ancillary Right for Publishers: an Alternative Answer to the Linking Conundrum? Católica Graduate Legal Research Conference, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-22 Sep 2017.

Website

Furgal, U. (2020) Making Google and Facebook pay? Comparing the EU press publishers’ right and Australian Draft Media Bargaining Code. [Website]

This list was generated on Wed Aug 4 21:17:28 2021 BST.

Teaching

  • Contemporary Issues in Intellectual Property Law (LLM)
  • Business Law (UG)
  • Copyright X (affiliated course offered by Harvard Law School)