Private Ordering Mechanisms of Platform Providers Prior to and After the Implementation of Art. 17 CDSM Directive

Author: Peter Mezei (University of Szeged) and István Harkai (University of Szeged)
Published: 26.09.2022
Photo by Markus Winkler via Pixabay This is not the first time that readers of the Kluwer Copyright Blog will have read about either the CDSM Directive or the reCreating Europe project. This post enriches the body of work in this area by summarizing the key findings of our two-phase empirical research on end-user flexibilities and end-user license agreements (EULAs) of online content-sharing service providers (OCSSPs). Our research seems to confirm that we are still a long way from saying that online service providers (especially OCSSPs) respect end-user flexibilities properly, even after the implementation deadline of the CDSM Directive.  …