Monday, 25 September 2017
Facts & Figures
EC Diagnosed with © ‘Ostrich Syndrome’: Missing Study on Piracy

EC Diagnosed with © ‘Ostrich Syndrome’: Missing Study on Piracy

German MEP Julia Reda (Greens/EFA) published a ‘new’ copyright study [PDF] from the European Commission (EC) titled “Estimating displacement rates of copyrighted content in the EU”. Yes, you’re reading the 1st paragraph correctly, an MEP published a study from the EC….

EC Kick-starts PSI Directive Review

EC Kick-starts PSI Directive Review

The European Commission (EC) published its ‘evaluation roadmap/inception Impact Assessment‘ [PDF] for the review of the Directive on the re-use of public sector information (the ‘PSI Directive’ [2003/98/EU]). This marks the starts of the review process, which will run into 2018. The…