Decision processes

Please find the decision processes for determining the orphan work status of written works, AV works and phonograms below. Click on ‘PDF’ to download a decision process. Not all processes are available at the moment.

Country
Written works
AV Works
Phonograms
Source list

Austria

Belgium

Estonia

France


Ireland


Lithuania

Luxembourg

the Netherlands

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Slovakia


Sweden

The above downloadable decision processes, intended to determine whether a certain work or other subject matter vested with copyright or neighbouring rights is an orphan work in light of the EU Orphan Works Directive (Directive 2012/28/EU) are part of the Heritage Plus project EnDOW (Enhancing access to 20th Century cultural heritage through Distributed Orphan Works clearance).

They are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

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;Orphan Works Decision process; created by EnDOW (diligentsearch.eu) licensed under a CC BY 4.0 license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).