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Daniel Jean Gervais

Daniel Jean Gervais, Canadian copyright management executive. Bar: Canada 1985. Recipient First prize Quebec Bar, 1985, award Bar of Paris, 1985.

Background

  • Gervais, Daniel Jean was born on January 12, 1963 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Son of Marc Honore and Huguette (Ouimet) Gervais.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, University Montreal, 1984. Bachelor of Laws, University Montreal, 1987. Diploma, Graduate School Advanced Studies, Geneva, 1988.

      Doctor of Laws, University Nantes, France, 1996.

    Career

    • Lawyer Clark, Woods, Montreal, 1985-1990. Legal officer General Agreement of Tariff and Trades, Geneva, 1990-1991. Director general International Video Federation, Paris, 1991-1992.

      Head section World Intellectual Property Organization, Geneva, 1992-1995. Assistant secretary general International confederation Societies Authors and Composers, Paris, 1995-1996. Director Copyright Clearing Center, Danvers, Massachusetts, since 1996.

      Consultant Organization Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris, 1996. Board directors International Economic Law Society, Montreal, 1988-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Canada 1985.

    Works

    • Author: The Notion of Work in the Berne Convention, 1996. Contributor chapter to book Pacta ex Machina: An Expert System to Draft Licensing Agreements, 1988.

    Personality

    Interests

    World music, history.

    Connections

    • Married Vera Lynn Nicholas, July 8, 1996. 1 child, Sophie Camille.
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    Born January 12, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1984
      University Montreal
    • 1987
      University Montreal
    • 1988
      Graduate School Advanced Studies
    • 1996
      University Nantes
    • 1985 - 1990
      Lawyer Clark
      Woods, Saint John, Antigua and Barbuda
    • 1990 - 1991
      legal officer, General Agreement of Tariff and Trades
      Geneva, Illinois, United States
    • 1991 - 1992
      director, general International Video Federation
      Paris, Kentucky, United States
    • 1992 - 1995
      head, section World Intellectual Property Organization
      Geneva, Illinois, United States
    • 1995 - 1996
      assistant, secretary general International Confedn. Societies Authors and Composers
      Paris, Kentucky, United States
    • 1996
      director, Copyright Clearing Center
      Danvers, Massachusetts, United States
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    Award