Internal Market Committee endorses agreement on Digital Services Act

Author: Sara Moran
Published: 01.07.2022
Photo by Paul Felberbauer on Unsplash Last month, the Internal Market Committee of the European Parliament endorsed the provisional agreement previously reached with EU governments on the Digital Services Act (DSA). The DSA, together with its sister proposal on the Digital Markets Act (DMA), sets standards for a safer and more open digital space for users and a level playing field for companies. The background to the DSA and the opinion of the European Copyright Society on the initial proposal are discussed in an earlier post (here). Under the new rules, online platforms – such as social media and marketplaces – will have…