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Commission unveils its (pretty controversial) copyright proposals
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • December 8 2016

The Commission has unveiled its package of proposals for copyright reform. The latest proposals consist of:


The European Commission’s digital single market strategy: challenges ahead for the media industries
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 7 2015

After being elected as President of the European Commission (EC) in June last year, Jean-Claude Juncker made the realisation of a European 'digital


EP Committee on Legal Affairs: Cross-border portability and obligations for service providers
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • December 2 2016

A further step towards the reform of European copyright was taken On 29 November 2016. The Committee on Legal Affairs of the European Parliament


DSM Watch: Online platforms - Commission communication to be the next major milestone on the road to a Digital Single Market
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • April 28 2016

The EU Commission looks set next month to release a new communication providing policy guidelines as to the direction it wishes to take for on-line


DSM Watch: EU Commission launches consultation on neighbouring rights for publishers and on ‘panorama exception’
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • April 4 2016

The European Commission recently launched a new public consultation on the role of publishers in the copyright value chain and on the so-called


The Commission's plans for the role of online intermediaries in its "Connected Digital Single Market"
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union
  • August 11 2015

Earlier this summer, the European Commission published its eagerly awaited Digital Single Market Strategy for Europe (see here). Its DSM Strategy is


DSM Watch: Towards a modern European copyright framework (Part 2)
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • February 2 2016

As the second of a series of five, this blog post focuses on the first legislative proposal for European copyright reform: the proposal for a


DSM Watch: A big day for the DSM - EU Commission publishes three legislative proposals and two policy documents dealing with copyright reform and e-commerce rules
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • December 10 2015

If the Commission persuades the EU Parliament and Council to its views, EU-wide digital content portability for consumers will become a reality under


Augmented Reality poses new legal challenges
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union
  • May 22 2015

Augmented Reality (AR) uses technology to overlay real world, physical environments with virtual components like light, sound, video, images or GPS


Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of