Publications

    Below you find the list of my publications ranging from books chapters and journal papers to op-eds and amicus curiae briefs I authored.


    Articles:
    • [EN] Martin Husovec and Lisa Van Dongen, Website Blocking, Injunctions and Beyond: View on the Harmonization from the Netherlands (2017) GRUR-Int (forthcoming)
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Holey cap! CJEU drills (yet) another hole in the e-Commerce Directive’s safe harbours (2017) 12 (2) Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, 115-125 (JIPLP, SSRN)
    • [EN] Sophie Stalla-Bourdillona, Eleonora Rosati, Karmen Turk, Christina Angelopoulos, Aleksandra Kuczerawy, Miquel Peguera and Martin Husovec, An academic perspective on the copyright reform (2016) Computer Law & Security Review (Elsevier, SSRN)
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Intellectual Property Rights and Integration by Conflict: The Past, Present and Future in Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies, 18 (2016), pp. 239–269 (CUP)
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Accountable, Not Liable: Injunctions Against Intermediaries [2016] TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2016-012
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Doctrine of Trademark Use in European Union and Japan Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 2/2016; TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2016-005; Marquette Intellectual Property Law Review, Fall 2016
    • [DE] Matej Gera, Martin Husovec and Martin Šrámek, Das neue Urheberrecht in der Slowakei Medien und Recht International 2016 (vol. 13), Heft 1/16,  (S. 3)
    • [SK] Matej Gera and Martin Husovec, Štefan Szilva and Petra Zabuďková, Digitálna verejná správa a ľudské práva (EISi, 2015)
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, 'ECtHR (Again) Accepts General Monitoring of Third Party Content as Compatible With Freedom of Expression' In Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice Vol. 11, Num. 1
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, The concept of parasitizing unfair competition in Marian Kropaj (ed.) Sub Specie Aeternitatis: Život a dielo profesora Jána Švidroňa (Faber, 2015)
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, 'Slovakia ∙ Slovak Constitutional Court Annuls National Data Retention Provisions' In European Data Protection Review Vol. 3/2015 at 227 [T]
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, 'Much Ado about Little – Privately Litigated Internet Disconnection Injunctions' In The International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (IIC) Vol 2/2015 at 10 [T]
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, 'The End of Meta Search Engines in Europe?' Max Planck Institute for Innovation & Competition Research Paper No. 14-15; 14 Chi.-Kent J. Intell. Prop. at 145 [T]
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, CJEU Allowed Website Blocking Injunctions With Some Reservations In Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, Volume 9 Issue 7 July 2014 [T]
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Case Comment on Pinckney In The International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (IIC), Volume 46 - 2 Issue
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, ECHR Rules on Liability of ISPs as a Restriction of Freedom of Speech In Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice Vol. 9 (2), January 2014 [T]
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Case note on Globtour.cz [Poznámky k prípadu Globtour.cz] In Revue pro právo a technologie Vol. 9/2014
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Is a bank or a client liable for phishing? [Zodpovedá za phishing banka alebo klient?] In Revue pro právo a technologie Vol. 9/2014
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Case note on the autobazar.eu case [Poznámky k prípadu autobazar.eu] In Revue pro právo a technologie Vol. 8/2013
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Consent or a license agreement? Response to the article of Prof. Telec. [Súhlas alebo licenčná zmluva? Reakcia na článok prof. Telca] In Revue pro právo a technologie Vol. 8/2013
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Case note on the share-rapid.cz case [Poznámky k prípadu share-rapid.cz] In Revue pro právo a technologie Vol. 8/2013
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Injunctions against innocent third parties: case of website blocking. In Journal of Intellectual Property, Information Technology and E-Commerce Law (JIPITEC), Vol. 4 (2) 2013 [T]
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Public Interest in Copyright law. Exceptions and Limitations, restrictively? [Verejný záujem v autorskom práve. Výnimky a obmedzenia, reštriktívne?] In Právny obzor Vol. 5/2013 [T]
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Case commentary. Liability of a discussion forum provider for allegedly difamatory comments of third parties. [Zodpovednosť poskytovateľa diskusného fóra za údajne difamačné príspevky tretích osôb] In Revue pro právo a technologie Vol. 6/2012
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Is it still possible to claim the domain name transfer? [Je ešte stále možné žalovať o prevod domény?] In Revue pro právo a technologie  Vol. 6/201
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Judicial harmonization of the copyright term 'work' in the Union law [Judikatórna harmonizácia pojmu autorského diela v únijnom práve.] In Bulletin slovenskej advokácie č. 12/2012
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Book Review: Commentary on Slovak Trademark Act [Recenzia: Komentár k zákonu o ochranných známkach]. In Duševné vlastníctvo, Vol. 4/2012;
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, How to interpret § 81 ods. 6 of the Copyright Act. SOZA v. Pohorelá [Ako vykladať § 81 ods. 6 autorského zákona. SOZA v. Pohorelá] In Duševné vlastníctvo č. 3/2012.
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Domain name transfer before Slovak and Czech courts [Prevod doménového mena pred slovenskými a českými súdmi] In JIPITEC Vol. 3(2) 2012 [download]
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Case commentary. Hiddenly charged websites. [Komentár k prípadu skyto spoplatňovaných webstránok] In Revue pro právo a technologie č. 5/2012
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Case commentary. Assessing jurisdiction of Slovak court in case of distance e-torts. [Posudzovanie právomoci slovenského súdu v prípade dištančných e-deliktov] In Revue pro právo a technologie č. 5/2012
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Introductory study: Internet and European Law [Úvodná štúdia: Internet a Európske právo] In Výber rozhodnutí Súdneho dvora Európskej únie č.1/2012,
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, On the European "review" of the copyright subject matter [K európskemu "prepisovaniu" pojmových znakov autorského diela] In Duševné vlastníctvo č.4/2011,
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Is it possible to claim the domain name transfer? [Je možné žalovať o prevod domény?] In Revue pro právo a technologie č. 1/2011
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Brief commentary on the Prolux case [Krátky komentár k prípadu Prolux] In Revue pro právo a technologie č. 1/2011
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Commentary on keyword advertising [Komentár k inzercii na kľúčové slová] In Duševné vlastníctvo č.1/2011, p. 51-55.
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Interpretation of the article 5(1) and (2) of trademark directive in the jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of European Union [Výklad článku 5(1) a (2) známkovej smernice v judikatúre Súdneho dvora EÚ] - In Časopis Průmyslové vlastnictví č. 1/2011, p. 19-28.
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Recognizing claim and the action of recognition in the field of intellectual property law [Uznávací nárok a uznávacia žaloba v práve duševného vlastníctva] In Justičná Revue č. 4/2011
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Selected legal issues of search engines. Keyword advertising [Vybrané právne problémy internetových vyhľadávačov. Keyword advertising] - 2009
    • [CZ] Martin Husovec, Google Book Search. Legal threat or challenge? [Google Book Search - právní hrozba nebo výzva?] - 2010
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Legal aspects of search engines [Právne aspekty internetových vyhľadávačov] - 2010
    Books/Collections:
    • [EN] Martin Husovec, Privacy in Slovakia In Maja Brkan (ed.) Courts, privacy and data protection (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016) forthcoming
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Liability on the Internet under Czech and Slovak law [Zodpovednosť na internete podľa českého a slovenského práva]. CZ.NIC, 2014
    • [EN] Zuzana Adamova and Martin Husovec, Slovak Chapter. VANHEES, H. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Laws: Intellectual Property. Kluwer Law International, 2014. 
    • [SK] Martin Husovec, Domain reader. Sellected Slovak domain name decisions. [HUSOVEC, M. Doménová čítanka. Výber zo slovenských doménových rozhodnutí] European Information Society Institute, 2013. ISBN: 978-80-971307-0-1; 
    External blog posts:
    • [EN] Save our open WiFi: an open letter At IPKat, June 2015
    • [EN] First European Constitutional Court Suspends Data Retention After the Decision of the Court of Justice of EU. At Stanford CIS Blog, April 2014
    • [EN] Czech Supreme Court: Embedding is communication to the public. At Kluwer Copyright Blog, November 2013
    • [SK] Will collecting societies kill the doctrine, or the doctrine a dream of collecting societies? [Zabijú OKS doktrínu, alebo skôr doktrína sen OKS?] In Lexforum - September 2013  
    • [EN] Tank Man wins copyright dispute in Slovakia. At Kluwer Copyright Blog, August 2013
    • [SK] Jurisdiction of the Slovak courts in patent cases with international element [Právomoc slovenského súdu v patentovom spore s cudzím prvkomIn Lexforum - April 2013
    • [SK] Indirect effect of the Union law 'contra verba legis'. [Povinnosť eurokonformného výkladu 'contra verba legis'?] In Lexforum - December 2012
    • [SK] Is downloading from illegal sources legal? [Je sťahovanie z nelegálnych zdrojov legálne?] In Lexforum - September 2012
    • [SK] Disclosing identity of person behind the IP address in cases of intellectual property infringements [Odhalenie identity osoby za IP adresou pri porušeniach práv duševného vlastníctva] In Lexforum - August 2012
    • [SK] Regional Court Trenčín: Liability of the discussion forum provider for the allegedly defamatory comments of the third parties  [KS Trenčín: Zodpovednosť poskytovateľa diskusného fóra za údajne difamačné príspevky tretích osôb] In Lexforum - July 2012
    • [SK] The story about the terms used in Slovak tort law. [Príbeh o pojmoch v slovenskom deliktnom práve] In Lexforum - May 2012
    • [SK] District Court Poprad in the case of hiddenly charged websites. [Okresný súd Poprad vo veci skryto spoplatňovaných webstránok] In Lexforum - April 2012
    • [EN] Newspaper articles not creative enough. An issue for the CJEU? At Kluwer Copyright Blog, January 2012
    • [SK] TIPOS case: erga omnes rights and general clause of the unfair competition [TIPOS: erga omnes práva a generálna klauzula nekalej súťaže] In Lexforum - 2011
    • [SK] 'Commercial torts' - what regime applies? [Obchodné delikty – čím sa vlastne riadite?] In Lexforum - 2011
    Talks:
    • [EN] Accountable, Not Liable: How Injunctions Against Intermediaries Change Intermediary Liability In Europe - Stanford Law School (Stanford, United States) - 13 April 2016
    • [EN]  The Role of the Proportionality Principle in the Intellectual Property Case-Law (Philadelphia, United States) - 16 April 2016
    • [EN] Enforcing Copyright Against Intermediaries: Case of Website Blocking 2015 - National Law School of India University (Bangalore, India) 4 December 2015
    • [EN] Accountable, Not Liable: Injunctions Against Intermediaries – Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Munich, Germany) 12 January 2016
    • [SK] Digital public administration and fundamental rights – Comenius University (Bratislava, Slovakia) 18 December 201
    • [SK] Electronic communication in financial services: contracting and liability in tort – BPM Conference (Bratislava, Slovakia) 9 November 2015
    • [EN] Liability of Internet Intermediaries: New European Case-law Developments - Hokkaido University (Sappora, Japan) 10 October 2015 - forthcoming
    • [EN] Right to Be Delisted - Korean Internet Association (Seoul, South Korea) September 2015
    • [SK] Constitutional Issues Surrounding the Unitary Patent System; Copyright Roundtable - Trnava University (Bratislava, Slovakia) March 2015
    • [EN] Website Blocking - International Legal Forum (Saint Petersburg, Russia) 2015
    • [EN] Fundamental Rights - Summer School on Fundamental Rights (Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech republic) July 2015
    • [EN] Lecture on Intermediary Liability - Trnava University (Trnava, Slovakia) 2015;
    • [EN] Violent Online Political Extremism (Central European University, Budapest) 2015
    • [EN] Courts, Privacy and Data Protection in the Digital Environment (Maastricht University, Brussels) 2015
    • [EN] Doing Business Internationally: Internet Issues (WIPO, Banska Bystrica) 2015
    • [EN] Workshop for Junior Researchers on the Law and Economics of Intellectual Property and Competition Law (Ringberg, Germany) 2014;
    • [EN] Intermediary Liability - Internet Governance Forum (Istanbul, Turkey) 2014
    • [SK] Enforcement of Intellectual Property on the Internet - Czech Bar Association (Prague, Czech republic) 2014
    • [EN] Workshop on Intermediary Liability (Berkeley University, Berkeley) 2014 
    • [SK] Data Retention - National Constitutional Systems and EU (Charles University, Prague) 2014
    • [EN] Summer School on European Information Law - European Academy of Law and ICT (Reichenau, Austria) 2014
    • [EN] Winter School on Intellectual Property - Masaryk University (Brno, Czech republic) 2014
    • [EN] Injunctions against innocent parties: Case of website blocking at INTA Academic Days 2013 (Dallas, United States) 2013;
    • [SK] Public Interest in the Copyright Law. Exceptions and Limitations - Third Czecho-Slovak copyright seminar (Bratislava, Slovakia) 2013;
    • [EN] Website blocking: effective remedy or infringement "plaster"? [Blokovanie webstránok: efektívny prostriedok ochrany alebo len náplasť na porušenie práv] - Cyberspace (Brno, Czech republic) 2012 
    • [SK] Exercise of the cease and desist claim in the Cyberspace [Uplatňovanie negatórneho nároku v kyberpriestore] - Trnava Legal Days (Trnava, Slovakia) 2012
    • [EN] Use of FLA outside of the Free Software Communities? [Použitie FLA mimo komunít slobodného softvéru] - Hackerspace (Budapest, Hungary) 2012
    • [EN] Keyword advertising in Chinese and European case-law [Inzercia na kľúčové slová v čínskej a európskej jurisprudencii] - Rouse (Beijing, China) 2011
    Amicus Briefs:
    • [EN] Amicus before the European Court of Human Rights (within Tilburg-Stanford Law Clinic) in Satamedia v Finland [on data journalism and freedom of expression]
    • [EN] Amicus before the European Court of Human Rights in Delfi AS v Estonia [freedom of expression & liability of an intermediary for third party comments]
    • [SK] Amicus before the Supreme Court of Slovak Republic in COPA CAFE [the trade mark right abuse; identity test of signs under trade mark law].
    • [SK] Amicus before the Regional Court Bratislava II. in ZnasichDani.sk [about interference with personality rights when reusing the governmental data; liability of webhosting provider for hosted content].
    • [SK] Amicus before the Constitutional Court and Supreme Court of Slovak republic in Ecopress v. Storin [about compatibility of national originality doctrine of a ´work´ with European notion of ´authors own intellectual creation´].
    • [SK] Amicus before the Prešov Regional Court in Ombudspot v. ProContent [about online contracting, incorporation of general terms and conditions and suprising clauses]
    • [SK] Amicus before the Supreme Court of Slovak republic in Stacho v. Klub Strážov [about liability of the discussion forum provider for the third party comments]
    Op-ed:
    • [SK] Google may scan books, but not in Slovakia [Google môže skenovať knihy, no nie na Slovensku] In SME.sk.
    • [SK] Censorship in the name of the data protection? [Cenzúra v mene ochrany osobných údajov?] In SME.sk.
    • [SK] Why should you be concerned about net neutrality? [Prečo by vás mala trápiť sieťová neutralita internetu?]
    • [SK] One year after Snowden. Slovaks are still in delirium [Rok po Snowdenovi sú Slováci stále v delíriu]
    • [SK] Decriminalization which can tighten up the punishments [Pripravuje sa dekriminalizácia, čo môže sprísniť tresty]
    Other:
    • [EN] New York Times (cited) "Europe Tried to Rein In Google. It Backfired."
    • [EN] Interview for Kluwer Patent Blog > Speedy ratification of Unified Patent Court Agreement unlikely in Slovakia and Czech Republic
    • [EN] EU Observer (cited) "Google should 'inform more' on right to be forgotten"
    • [EN] Open Letter of 80 Academics to Google on Right to Be Forgotten
    • [EN] Pilot field study on the functioning of the national judicial systems for the application of competition law rules. Slovak Chapter.
    • [EN/SK] Opinion on the applicability of the EU Charter after the decision of the Court of Justice of the EU in Digital Rights Ireland, EISi
    • [SK] The expert opinion of EISi on net neutrality interference (Antik v. UPC) [Odborné stanovisko EISi k porušovaniu sieťovej neutrality (Antik v. UPC)]
    • [SK] About One IT-law Summer School [O jednej letnej škole IT práva] In: Universitas Safarikana č. 1/2010, p. 19
    • [SK] About IT-law Summer School in Hanover [O letnej škole IT-práva v Hanoveri] In: Revue pro právo a technologie č. 2/2010, p.10
    • [SK] Interview with Martin Husovec [Rozhovor s Martinom Husovcom] In Najprávo.sk