After the Decision of the CJEU on the Validity of Article 17 CDSMD, What’s Next? The Regulatory Task Ahead and a Proposal for an Independent EU Copyright Institution – Part II

Author: Christophe Geiger (Luiss Guido Carli University) and Natasha Mangal (University of Strasbourg)
Published: 18.05.2022
Photo by Aneeque Ahmed, Part I of this post discussed Grand Chamber judgment on the validity of Article 17 CDSMD and explained the need for a more concrete strategy to meet the challenge of implementing that provision in national laws. This part II discusses the growth of public regulators as a check on the rise of private power in the online environment, addresses new institutional arrangements in the EU for regulating conduct online, and highlights our proposal for a new EU copyright institution.   Counterbalancing the rise of private power in the online environment: The growth of public regulators…