European Union plans to update digital piracy laws

vbimport

#1

European Union plans to update digital piracy laws.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/05/q0G1rS.jpg[/newsimage]The European Commission is creating a plan to unify some of their patent and intellectual property laws across various countries.  The plan will also seek to ease access to digital media and broaden anti-piracy measures.  While this all sounds wonderful, Internet advocacy groups in the region are unhappy with the new rules stating they are draconian and have the potential to slow down innovation in online media.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/european-union-plans-to-update-digital-piracy-laws-45657/](http://www.myce.com/news/european-union-plans-to-update-digital-piracy-laws-45657/)


Please note that the reactions from the complete site will be synched below.