European support for the creative sector
Journalists, writers and content creators to get more rights to ensure that they are paid fairly for their creations. Right holders can have recourse if their material without permission online is reused.
The European Commission presented on Wednesday proposals around copyright, that the “cultural sector to flourish”.
The copyrightregels be adapted to the digital age, says Brussels.
For publishers to apply similar rights as well as for filmmakers, and music producers to get their product to protect. Also researchers, students, teachers, museums and archives have less often have to deal with limitations due to copyright, is the promise.
For tv and radio stations will make it easier for their programs in other EU countries to let people see and hear. Although the so-called geoblocking, for the time being will continue to give consumers more choice, says the commission.