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EuroISPA supports #SaveYourInternet Action Day

EuroISPA supports #SaveYourInternet Action Day

Brussels, 12 June 2018 – On 20-21 June, the European Parliament will vote on the Copyright Directive, which currently features provisions mandating online platforms to install upload filters. Article 13 of the proposed Copyright Directive reform risks hurting the European Internet industry and its users. To avoid costly fines, online platforms will tend to over-block lawful content, therefore endangering European users’ fundamental freedoms. …

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EuroISPA signs joint industry letter on the future of the ePrivacy Regulation

EuroISPA signs joint industry letter on the future of the ePrivacy Regulation

Ahead of the 8 June TTE Council, EuroISPA and 56 other national and pan-European association urge Member States to remain cautious in their examination of the draft ePrivacy Regulation (ePR). Limited progress has been achieved since the beginning of Council discussions early last year and many questions remain open. More time is needed to assess the ePR’s scope of application, its overlaps …

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Copyright Directive: EuroISPA criticises Council position and urges EP to adopt a targeted approach

Copyright Directive: EuroISPA criticises Council position and urges EP to adopt a targeted approach

Brussels, 25 May 2018 – Today, the Bulgarian Presidency was granted a mandate to negotiate with the European Parliament on the Copyright Directive reform. EuroISPA is seriously concerned that the compromises reached on Articles 11 (press publishers’ rights) and 13 (filtering measures) will hurt the European Internet industry. We call on the European Parliament and the Council to improve the …

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EuroISPA partners with Council of Europe to protect fundamental freedoms online

Strasbourg, 23 May 2018 – EuroISPA and the Council of Europe have officially joined forces to promote respect for democracy, human rights, and the rule of law on the Internet. Yesterday, Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland and EuroISPA President Oliver Süme exchanged letters to formalize an already fruitful co-operation. Referring to the agreement, Oliver Süme commented: “We are …

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Czech media and technological house Seznam.cz joins EuroISPA

Czech media and technological house Seznam.cz joins EuroISPA

Brussels – 7 May 2018: The European Internet Services Providers Association continues to grow: Czech media and technological house Seznam.cz has joined its Industry Forum and further strengthened the association. Seznam.cz is a leader within the Czech digital market. It offers over twenty services including full text search, online maps, a company catalogue, an e-mail service with 8 million of …

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