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Performers warn Member States against rapid implementation of the Copyright Directives

On May 19th, the European Commission has taken the next step in the infringement procedure of the so-called Copyright Directives.

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Music workshops for Ukrainian children at STOART

With Poland being one of the main countries where Ukrainian refugees found their safety running away from the war, our Polish members STOART and SAWP decided to help – free music workshops for Ukrainian children are bringing smiles on the faces of the little musicians. 

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Performers welcome the CJEU ruling on Article 17 of the Copyright Directive but are still waiting for their fundamental right to be fairly remunerated to be part of the balance

On the 2022 World Intellectual Property Day, the Court of Justice of the European Union issued its ruling on the case against Article 17 of the Copyright Directive (C-401/19). Poland had brought that case before the court hoping for the declaration of its illegality on the basis of an alleged infringement of the right to freedom of expression and information.

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