EU copyright rules maladapted to the Internet, upcoming Parliamentary report finds

EU copyright rules are maladapted to the increase of cross-border cultural exchange facilitated by the Internet, an upcoming European Parliament own-initiative report evaluating 2001’s copyright directive finds. The draft released today by Julia Reda, MEP for the German Pirate Party, lays out an ambitious reform agenda for the overhaul of EU copyright announced in the Commission’s 2015 work programme.

Country: EU

Domains: IPR

Stakeholder: European Bodies

Tags: EU law, Julia Reda, copyright, report

Posted on Monday 19 January 2015

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