“Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm” —James Madison
Friday, March 30, 2007
Commission report slams Copyright Directive
A report carried out for the European Commission has severely criticised key aspects of the EU's Copyright Directive, including its provisions protecting Digital Rights Management technology (via Open Rights Group):
"The Directive’s convoluted rules on [DRM] have little more to offer to the member states and its market players than confusion, legal uncertainty and disharmonisation."