Comment of the European Copyright Society Addressing Selected Aspects of the Implementation of Articles 3 to 7 of Directive (EU) 2019/790 on Copyright in the Digital Single Market

Author: Tatiana Synodinou (University of Cyprus)
Published: 27.07.2022
Source: European Copyright Society Almost 3 years after the adoption of the Digital Single Market (Directive (EU) 2019/790) (CDSM Directive), its transposition by the Member States (MS) has proved to be a significant challenge. During a fervent period of failed timely implementation efforts on many fronts (see here), MS need to be vigilant and ensure that the delicate balances expressed in the text of the Directive take the form of efficient and workable legislative provisions. Against this background, the European Copyright Society (ECS) issued on May 2022 a comment addressing selected aspects of the implementation of  the new mandatory exceptions…