European Parliament: Public Hearing on the “Value Gap”

On 29 November 2016, the Committee on Legal Affairs will hold a public hearing on Copyright reform. The aim of this hearing is to examine, after the Commission has published its copyright reform, the copyright directive proposal and especially the question of the so-called “value gap” in the context of the use of protected content by online services.

The hearing will provide for an exchange of views with experts, allowing JURI Members to benefit from their knowledge and better analyse the solutions proposed by the Commission for ensuring protection of creative works.

Chair is Pavel Svoboda

Rapporteur is Therese Comodini Cachia

On the panel: Google, Blue Efficience, BEUC, Impala, CEPIC

Hearing on copyright reform 29 Nov 2016 – Programme