Brussels, 26 April 2018– EuroISPA has co-signed a letter with 145 organisations asking the EU Council not to rush negotiations on the Copyright Directive. We are deeply concerned that the latest text proposed by the Bulgarian Presidency does not reflect a balanced compromise. More time is needed in order to find a balanced approach.
The open letter was signed by European and global organisations, as well as national organisations from 28 EU Member States, representing human and digital rights, media freedom, publishers, journalists, libraries, scientific and research institutions, educational institutions including universities, creator representatives, consumers, software developers, start-ups, technology businesses and Internet
Please find here the abovementioned letter: Open_Letter_on_Copyright_Reform_27_April_COREPER_Meeting