At the Intersection of Technology, Law, and Business
April 23, 2018 - Telecommunications

EU Copyright Reform Update - How Far Have We Come?

ECJ Strengthens Position of Media Industry in Fight Against Piracy

Copyright reform is a key part of the European Union’s package of measures designed to create a Digital Single Market in the EU. The European Commission’s view is of nothing less than a modernisation of EU copyright law to reflect the digital age.

For the past two years, the Commission has been pushing forward with a series of proposals designed to achieve its aim of a more modern copyright law that takes account of the features and potential uses of digital technology and widens the degree of European cross-border access to protected works online.

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