Angelika Niebler

Plattformen stärker in die Pflicht nehmen

Auf europäischer Ebene stehen in den kommenden Wochen wichtige Entscheidungen zum Urheberrecht an. Im Interview gibt die Europaabgeordnete Dr. Angelika Niebler (CSU) einen Einblick in die aktuelle Diskussion im Europäischen Parlament und erklärt, welche Ziele ihr bei der anstehenden Reform besonders wichtig sind.

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Parliament Sends Strong Message on Copyright: No More Free Riding for UUC Platforms

GESAC Press Release – Brussels, 11/07/2017 – Two important votes took place today on the Copyright Directive in the European Parliament, and the message was clear: user uploaded content (UUC) platforms will be held liable for the copyright protected works they provide access to and currently heavily cash in on. The Copyright Directive proposal, first put on the table by the Commission in September 2016, has been a source of heated debates, myths and scaremongering, but also hope for creators.

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