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23.04.2018

CW! calls on Member States to resolve fundamental issues in Copyright Directive

We respectfully call on you to reject recent harmful additions to the proposal that cancel out the progress made on copyright modernisation. We urge you to continue the substantive discussions at tech......

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16.04.2018

Broadcasters Regulation – What is the market impact of CoO extension?

Introducing the CoO principle creates a default pan-European license and therefore weakens territorial exclusivity. This approach does not reflect the economic realities of European audiovisual conten......

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13.04.2018

Creativity Works! calls on Member States to refrain from restricting rightholders’ exclusive rights in favour of certain online platforms; discussions on Copyright Directive must continue to resolve fundamental issues

How will the text proposed by the Presidency roll-back and weaken rather than strengthen the protection of rights holders? The current wording proposed by the Bulgarian Presidency on Article 2, Articl......

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Press Statements

18.12.2017

Press Statement from Creativity Works! on the Council’s negotiating stance on the proposed Broadcasters’ Regulation

Creativity Works! – a coalition of organisations in the cultural and creative sectors – has expressed disappointment at the position taken by the Council of Ministers in its General Approach to th......

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12.12.2017

Press Statement: Creativity Works! welcomes Plenary confirmation of JURI mandate

Today, the European Parliament confirmed the Legal Affairs (JURI) Committee’s mandate on the proposed Online Broadcasting Regulation (also known as the SatCab Regulation). We welcome this developmen......

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29.11.2017

Statement from Creativity Works! on the European Commission’s Communication providing guidance on certain aspects of the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights

Today, the European Commission published its Communication providing Guidance on certain aspects of Directive 2004/48/EC on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (IPRED). Creativity Works......

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Events

15.03.2017

JOBS, GROWTH AND EUROPE’S DIGITAL FUTURE IN THE CREATIVE AND CULTURAL SECTORS

See what the speakers at our High Level Conference had to say on the vast impact the creative and cultural industries have on the European economy. https://vimeo.com/207270004 Creativity Works E......

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21.11.2016

THE VALUE OF IP

Dr Nima Sanandaji took some time to speak to our friends Ideas Matter after our High-Level Conference about his research on the value of IP. Hear what he has to say below! https://vimeo.com/1919831......

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21.10.2016

CREATIVITY TALKS! – A ROUNDUP OF THE HIGH LEVEL CONFERENCE ON JOBS, GROWTH AND EUROPE’S DIGITAL FUTURE

Last week, Creativity Works! teamed up with the European Parliament’s Cultural & Creative Industries Intergroup to hold our second High-Level Conference. This year we focused on “Jobs, Growt......

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