Article 17 DSM Directive: the Swedish proposal (Part 2)

Author: Kacper Szkalej (Lund University)
Published: 21.04.2022
A Swedish harbour, internationally renowned for whiskey on the rocks; Jonas Helmersson/Swedish Armed Forces In this second post on the Swedish proposal for implementation of Article 17, I look at provisions explicitly concerning users of services. Whilst certain user safeguards are already embedded in the liability regime (Part 1), the Swedish Ministry of Justice goes the extra mile and proposes to comprehensively address user interests in the text of the Copyright Act.   3.      Dessert: User rights proper with a few cherries on top 3.1 A mandatory right to make non-infringing content available to the public If you like legal…