#4 Call for a team of experts to perform a study on legal and regulatory issues related to the application of FAIR principles across and within different EU jurisdictions

The EOSC FAIR Working Group is looking for a team of experts to develop and deliver a study on legal and regulatory issues related to the application of FAIR principles across and within different EU jurisdictions. The experts should provide a state-of-the-art analysis on legal and regulatory issues and developments at the EU level, explicitly building on existing research and reports relevant to this study. The final report should provide concrete recommendations for inclusion in the EOSC Interoperability Framework that address and seek to overcome the key legal challenges faced. The study should concentrate particularly on issues of how the application of FAIR principles is enabled or blocked by legal regimes over the EU and across EU Member States. It should also present and analyze issues of legal interoperability between different Member States legal systems and present legal developments that facilitate or hinder the cross-border flow of data in the context of EOSC and in accordance to FAIR principles and practices. The contract will be for the period May – August 2020.

Call opened: 17 March 2020
Deadline for clarification Questions: 14 April 2020
Call closes: 17 April 2020 (12 pm CET)
Period of contract: 1 May - 28 August 2020

Further information on the call in the Guide for Quotation Request
Conditions of contract

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Please provide evidence of your team´s competencies in dealing with IPR, GDPR and other relevant regulatory issues across the member states and associated countries. [Max 1000 words]*
Please demonstrate your team´s awareness of and engagement in the field of open science and its application to legal and ethical matters [Max 1000 words]*
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Please outline how you will deliver the work outlined in this RFQ – including proposed methodology. It should be clearly described in the proposal how different tasks or activities will be shared between the experts. Also a clear schedule including the milestones must be included in the proposal. Please see marking criteria in 3.3.3 evaluation criteria in the guide for quotation request. Please upload your proposal here. [Max 10 pages].
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