Poland, the CDSM and the Court of Justice: Still Searching for the ‘Essence’ of the Fundamental Right to Freedom of Expression

Author: Kevin O'Sullivan (School of Law and Government, Dublin City University)
Published: 11.11.2022
Photo by Pete Linforth via Pixabay COMMUNIA and Gesellschaft für Freiheitsrechte co-hosted the Filtered Futures conference on 19 September 2022 to discuss fundamental rights constraints of upload filters after the CJEU ruling on Article 17 of the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (CDSMD). This blog post is based on the author’s contribution to the conference’s third session “Beyond the Judgement: The Future of Freedom of Expression.” It is published under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence (CC BY 4.0). On the 16th of April, the Court of Justice (CJEU) delivered its decision in case C-401/19  The…