European Commission: Modernisation of the EU copyright rules

« (…)The Commission has proposed two directives and two regulations to adapt the EU copyright rules to the realities of the Digital Single Market, on 14 September 2016. A directive on copyright in the Digital Single Market and a regulation will ensure:

  • better choice and access to content online and across borders
  • improved copyright rules on research, education and inclusion of disabled people
  • a fairer and sustainable marketplace for creators, the creative industries and the press.

The Marrakesh treaty for people with print disabilities will be implemented in EU law via a directive and regulation. (…) »