Online music in Europe: A single market, diverging views

Hip-hop artist Stromae, Swedish songwriter Helienne Lindvall and other representatives of the music industry speak about the obstacles they face in the internet age. How to tackle piracy, facilitate copyright licensing and increase the availability of legal online music? Should solutions come from the legislator or from the industry? This video offers a glimpse of […]

Digital Economy Act 2010

Digital Economy Act 2010

The UK Digital Economy Act 2010 contains new government powers over Internet domain names, material on Channel 4 and independent television networks, radio licensing (including provisions for a radio ‘digital switch-over’) and laws about the classification of video games. The Digital Economy Act 2010 ends with a section that should help libraries loan out audio and e-books. But the […]