|EU copyright in a nutshell: Option 1|
- issued a proposal for a regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal market;
- released a new Communication - Towards a modern, more European copyright framework, in which it anticipated that policy and legislative action would be taken in respect of: (a) exceptions and limitations; (b) exclusive rights (including both clarifying issues facing linking and considering whether any action specific to news aggregators is needed); and (c) enforcement (including Follow the Money strategies, commercial-scale infringements, application of provisional and precautionary measures, and injunctions and their cross-border effect);
- launched a public consultation on the evaluation and modernisation of the legal framework for the enforcement of intellectual property rights.
|EU copyright in a nutshell: Option 2|