Proposed EU Copyright Directive Approved – Without Amendments

The European Parliament has given its final approval to the controversial copyright directive, something that will severely affect Internet users across the European Union and may have wider ramifications. While there had been strong expectation that Article 13 would be deleted, this failed to happen due to mistakes in voting. Having followed the progress of this legislation over many months we have repeatedly pointed out that two of its clauses – Article 11, the link...