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DSM Watch: Commission identifies two trends from responses to SatCab Directive consultation but extending to online splits opinion

In August 2015 the EU Commission started a public consultation regarding the review of the Satellite and Cable Directive. The EU commission has now released its views on the first preliminary trends of the public consultation

Background

For an overview of the Commission’s Digital Single Market (DSM) strategy take a look at our earlier blogs for the whole and each of its three “pillars” here.

The Hogan Lovells DSM Watch team is a multi-jurisdiction, cross-practice group working together to keep you informed as the initiatives under the DSM strategy roll out.

SatCab Directive consultation

The Satellite and Cable Directive (93/83/EEC), – SatCab for short – governs copyright rules regarding satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission and is under review as part of the DSM strategy.

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